Community Outreach Worker

Home Suite Hope - Oakville, ON (18 days ago)

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Home Suite Hope is a not-for-profit which, through a number of community collaborations, aims to reduce homelessness in the Halton Region. One of our many initiatives includes helping vulnerable populations learn vital life skills.

The Community Outreach Worker will work in tandem with the Program Coordinator to present weekly life skills workshops in a group setting (15 participants), and to provide on-going, one-to-one life skills with high acuity participants, and participants at-risk of homelessness. One-to-one facilitation will take place within the community and the home of the participant.

The successful candidate will have the following:

* A BSW education is strongly preferred, however we will also consider SSW or related diploma

* Member of the Ontario College of Social Workers and Social Service Workers

* Experience working with at-risk populations

* A full driver's license, access to a vehicle and comprehensive insurance coverage

The successful candidate will also be required to provide a vulnerable sector check upon completion of the recruitment process.

This role reports directly to our Executive Director and will be based at the HSH office in Oakville, with frequent travel within Halton Region.

This position is a 12-month, full-time contract with an opportunity to move to a permanent role in January, 2021.

Job Type: Contract