G&B House Program Worker

Canadian Mental Health Association Grey Bruce - Owen Sound, ON (30+ days ago)

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G & B House is a program of CMHA Grey Bruce Mental Health and Addiction Services. G & B House is a 15 bed Residential recovery home for men, 16 years of age and over with severe and often chronic addiction issues. The program receives funding from the South West Local Health Integration Network and Ministry of Community Safety and Correctional Services. As an abstinence based program that provides services that follow the 12 Step model, G & B House provides a safe, substance free home and early recovery program for men committing to seeking a future independent of substance use.

Job Summary

Position duties include providing emergency and planned coverage for regular programming staff when they are on vacation, sick or unable to attend their regular shift. The position has an overall responsibility for overseeing the functioning of the House and maintaining orderly conduct within the Home on a temporary basis.

Qualifications:

  • Lived experience with addictions and/or a willingness to participate in an addiction related course
  • Five (5) years of continuous sobriety
  • Good observation skills
  • Self-motivated and able to act independently
  • Ability to maintain good work habits
  • Demonstrated ability to promote and support individual recovery
  • Good communication, organizational and relationship skills
  • Must have a valid driver’s licence and daily use of a personal vehicle
  • An up to date Criminal Records Check, including a Vulnerable Sector Screening

Hours of Work:

Call in and/or as scheduled on a weekly shift schedule. Weekend and night shifts are required.

CMHA Grey Bruce Mental Health and Addiction Services is committed to providing a welcoming and inclusive workplace. We welcome employment applications from people with disabilities and provide accommodation upon request during the recruitment and selection process.

Job Type: Casual