Indwell

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Job Position: Housing Support Worker

  • Application Deadline: 8th July 2022
  • Employment Type: Part time
  • Location(s): Hamilton
  • Compensation: $19.86 to $23.85 per hour
    Compensation to be determined based on experience
  • How to Apply: Submit your resume and cover letter to mpopovacki@indwell.ca
    or submit them using the Apply button below.

Required Qualifications:

Qualifications: Experience working with individuals with serious mental illness, addictions or other special needs. Demonstrating a warm, sensitive and caring approach, the ability to work independently, be flexible, organized, responsible, and take initiative. Must have strong problem-solving skills, be able to maintain good interpersonal relationships and have a genuine interest in supporting people living with mental illness. A knowledge of local community resources and support systems and landlord-tenant relations is beneficial.

Requirement: As a health care provider, Indwell requires evidence of Full-Covid 19 vaccination.

Education/Experience: Post-secondary education and related experience.

Key Responsibilities:

Duties For This Position Include:

Working as part of an inter-disciplinary team to provide direct and indirect support to individuals with their mental health and addictions, including medication administration.
Supporting individuals to achieve their goals while encouraging independence and recovery within a harm reduction framework.
Helping individuals connect to community resources and supports.
Reinforcing individuals’ life skills, spirituality, social and community skills.
Planning and facilitating programs.
Affirming volunteers.
Assisting with admission and orientation of new residents.
Rent collection and other landlord responsibilities.
Maintaining a safe and healthy environment.

Additional Details:

Hours of Work: Part time; weekdays, including weekends, public holidays, and evenings. Hours worked to be scheduled as required by program needs.

To Apply: Please apply online with cover letter and resume at www.indwell.ca/careers. We thank all applicants; however, only applicants that are being considered will be contacted.

About Our Company:

We are a Christian not-for-profit charity that creates affordable housing communities and supportive programs to people seeking health, wellness, and belonging.