Job Posting – Women’s Support Worker – Cythera Transition House Society

CYTHERA TRANSITION HOUSE SOCIETY

EXTERNAL  JOB POSTING

Competition #:    16-02

Position Title:     WOMEN’S SUPPORT WORKER

Location:             Cythera Transition House

Starting Date:      ASAP

Ending Date:       N/A

Status:   Casual  “Casual employees are employed on an “on call” basis to cover absences of a regular employee or augment staff during peak periods where regular employees have not requested topped up hours.”

Wage Rate:                         $17.63/hour – Grid 10 Level 2

Shift Schedule:   24/7 operation    Day, Evening, Night Shifts

Use of Personal Automobile:                        Yes – minimal

Reports To:         Residential Manager

Posting Date:       Thursday, September 29th, 2016

CLOSING DATE:              Friday, October 14th, 2016, or when position is filled.

Cythera Transition House Society is currently accepting applications for a Temporary Casual Women’s Support Worker at its Transition House.

This position provides support, advocacy, information and referrals to women who are or have been a resident in the transition house or who call the crisis line.

Qualifications required are:

Diploma in a related human/social service;

One (1) year recent related experience;

Or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.

Acceptable Drivers’ Abstract

Current First Aid Certificate

Skills & Abilities:

Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing.

Ability to interact effectively with clients.

Ability to work with a minimum of supervision but to work effectively in a team setting

This position requires B.C.G.E.U. membership and an acceptable Criminal Records Check.

Please submit current resumes by 4:30 p.m., Friday, October 14th, 2016 to:

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

22318  McIntosh Avenue

Maple Ridge, B.C.   V2X 3C1

e-mail:    tg@cythera.ca

Fax :   (604) 467-5158

Please quote competition #16-02 on resume.  Only applicants who are short-listed will be contacted.

We thank you for your interest.