Housing Support Worker

Eden Residential Care Services, Steinbach MB
Non-management, Non-union
1.0 FTE Indefinite Term, 7.75 hours/day, Monday – Friday
Start: ASAP
Open Until Filled
Job Posting Number: ER-195-0916

Position Summary:
Under the supervision of the Housing and Supports Program Director, the Housing Support Worker plans, organizes, and facilitates the activities of the Positive Living Program with the input and collaboration of participants from the community. In addition to the Positive Living Program, the Housing Support Worker assists in carrying out housing and support plans, and outreach to tenants in the Eden East Apartment buildings. This would include skill building, linking to and maintaining formal and informal support networks. The Housing Support Worker will use Psychosocial Rehabilitation and Recovery Principles in carrying out their regular duties.

Qualifications:
Education/Certification:

o University or college education in Human Services or other relative education/experience required
Experience:
o Experience in Mental Health preferred
o Previous experience in group facilitation an asset
Knowledge, Skills and Ability:
o Knowledge of Manitoba Residential Tenancy Act and Guidelines an asset
o Knowledge of mental illnesses/mental health issues and recovery required
o Ability to work effectively in Microsoft Office (outlook, TEAMS, word, excel)
o Excellent time management, organizational and decision-making skills
o Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
o Ability to work independently as well as part of a team
o Experience in facilitating group learning and leisure activities
o Excellent Conflict Resolution skills
o An understanding of the Steinbach community, available resources and ability to develop appropriate connections

Other Requirements and Conditions of Employment:
• Satisfactory Criminal Record Check (with the Vulnerable Sector Check)
• Satisfactory Child Abuse Registry Check
• Satisfactory Adult Abuse Registry Check

Eden welcomes applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available upon request during the assessment and selection process.

Submit Cover Letter & Resume to:
Jordan Fehr
Payroll & Human Resources Manager
jfehr3@edenhealth.mb.ca