A PROGRAM FOR YOUTH
Has an exciting new opportunity
Housing Support Worker
12 month contract, Full-Time (35 hours per week)
Sarnia Lambton Rebound is a non-profit agency committed to youth between the ages of 8 and 24. We promote changed attitudes and behaviours helping young people develop skills that promote a positive response to self, family and community. The Housing Support Worker will work with qualifying youth ages 16 to 24 and other service providers to aid in securing and maintaining safe, affordable housing in the community.
The Housing Support Worker will:
Locate and secure housing
Assist in meeting basic needs
Case management and skill building
Coordinate services and supports
Assist to maintain housing tenure
Advocate for youth needs
Believe in the potential of all youth
Work collaboratively with community agencies
Support a healthy and vibrant work environment
College Diploma in a Social Services field; Child & Youth Care preferred
3+ years’ experience working with youth ages 16 to 24
Passion, commitment and dedication to youth
Knowledge and experience with Youth Engagement
Independent and team work skills and abilities
Life Skills training and experience
Excellent time management, written and verbal skills, superior documentation and data entry skills
Able to work flexible hours, including evenings and weekends
Knowledge of community resources
Must provide own transportation and have valid Class G License
Must be a member of your professional association
PLEASE SUBMIT RESUME, COVER LETTER AND REFERENCES TO:
Andraya MacMillan – Client Service Team Manager
10 Lorne Crescent, Sarnia, Ontario N7S 1H8
Fax: (519) 344-5549
By Friday April 3, 2020 at 4:30pm.
Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
Sarnia- Lambton Rebound is an equal opportunity employer and we will accommodate your needs under the Ontario Human Rights Code. Upon individual request, the hiring processes will be modified to remove barriers to accommodate those with disabilities. If you require accommodations to fully and fairly participate in the application, interview, or selection processes, please contact Andraya MacMillan at 519-344-2841 ext. 118 or firstname.lastname@example.org and we will endeavor to provide a suitable accommodation in a manner that is considerate of your accessibility needs.