Gahbehshooin Men's Shelter - Part-Time Casual Attendant

Ininew Friendship Centre - Cochrane, ON (30+ days ago)

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GahBehShooIn Shelter Attendant: Part-Time – Casual Worker

GAH BEH SHOO IN (Indigenous Men’s Shelter) is located in Cochrane and offers a six (6) bed men’s shelter with the possibility of transitional housing. As a GahBehShooIn Shelter Attendant you will, in partnership with other members of the Client Care Team support the delivery of in assisting and supporting clients develop a plan which will address their physical, mental, emotional and spiritual needs.


  • Knowledge of Indigenous culture and history
  • An understanding of the circumstances & issues affecting client group
  • Ability to speak Cree is an asset
  • Must have a valid Ontario driver’s license – Minimum full Class G
  • Must pass background checks. Clear CPIC/VSS and must possess First Aid /CPR
  • Able to work long and often irregular hours
  • 1 year work previous experience in health field or related discipline
  • Basic computer skills
  • Good written and verbal communication. Completes necessary documentation in an accurate and timely manner
  • When required assist in crisis management and de-escalation of conflicts abiding by protocols and reporting requirements

We thank all applicants however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Please submit a cover letter and resume with three work related references to:

Joanne Schachow, HR Coordinator

Ininew Friendship Centre

190 3rd Avenue

Cochrane, ON P0L1CO

Application deadline: 2020-07-17

Job Types: Part-time, Contract

Salary: $21.81 per hour


  • Day shift
  • Holidays
  • Monday to Friday
  • Night Shift
  • Weekends

Work remotely:

  • No