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Housing First Case Manager

Simcoe Community Services – Barrie – Ontario

Contract - $27.15 - Hourly

We are recruiting for a full-time contract Housing First Case Manager to promote independence and quality of life for individuals or families experiencing chronic homelessness through the coordination of appropriate services.  To provide consistent and ongoing community-based support as needed by the person supported using an intensive case management approach.  To provide responsive supports and services to the person's multiple and changing needs within the context of a trusting and productive relationship that assists the person to achieve goals, and stabilize his/her life.  To embrace a collaborative approach to service delivery that provides hands-on, flexible and low barrier support that assists the person to maintain housing.  Create healthy working relationships, sharing of information and resources between Indigenous and non-indigenous organizations. This position works up to 37.5 hours weekly with a contract end date of March 31, 2019. The hourly rate of pay is $27.15.
 Minimum requirements of this position include:

community College Diploma or a University Degree in social services or other closely related field or a combination of education and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities as determined by the employer;
minimum of 2 years recent full-time work experience within a social services/health care or related environment, including providing case management to individuals/families experiencing chronic/episodic homelessness;
knowledge of and sensitivity towards the needs of indigenous-metis individuals and families and awareness of contemporary issues within the indigenous-metis community;
general knowledge of aboriginal and non-aboriginal community services and supports;
demonstrated knowledge of Housing First principles, guidelines and related housing concepts, acts and regulations;
knowledge of psychosocial rehabilitation, recovery principles and harm reduction philosophy;
an understanding of case management; including assessment, service planning, skills reaching, monitoring and evaluation; 
ability to engage sound judgment and strong problem solving skills; excellent written and verbal communication with administrative and organizational skills and ability to prioritize tasks;
strong interpersonal skills with proven ability to work independently as well as part of a team;
demonstrated knowledge of human/legal rights and relevant legislation;

Duties and responsibilities:  (including, but not limited to) 

provide community-based case management to people experiencing chronic homelessness at a high level of acuity in the areas of, but not limited to: Independent living skills, housing stabilization, money management, community integration, employment linkages, and community connection;
attend and/or accompany the person to community appointments for support, as appropriate;
assist them to maximize their options and potential by facilitating their involvement in community and social activities, recreational and training opportunities;
conduct comprehensive assessments of the person's needs;
assist in development, implementation and revision of the person's support plans; monitoring progress toward identified goals;
work with the person on a day-to-day basis in a professional, non-judgmental and discrete manner to facilitate the individualized support plan;
engage with the Housing First team to share acquired information related to the person supported to establish pertinent details of an individualized support plan;
conduct crisis management and risk assessments in consultation with supervisor and/or Housing First Team;
provide crisis management for individuals; making linkages for intervention, as appropriate;
advocate on behalf of the person supported to access necessary physical and mental health care, legal and financial supports;
conduct outreach to potential clients through community-based partners;

Simcoe Community Services is a respectful, caring and inclusive workplace. We provide a competitive compensation package  with support to succeed through our extensive training and development program. If you have the qualifications, attributes and skills we are seeking we would like you to join our team of dedicated employees.
Simcoe Community Services is committed to developing inclusive, barrier-free selection and appointment processes and work environments. If contacted in relation to this position, please advise the Agency's representative of your need for accommodation measures to be taken in order that you may be assessed in a fair and equitable manner.
SUBMIT APPLICATION BY:
4:00 p.m. September 26, 2018
We thank all those who apply for this position. However, only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.
 
Posting #18-56
 

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Part-Time Support Worker - Barrie

Simcoe Community Services – Barrie – Ontario

Part Time - TBD

Now Hiring!!                    Part-time SUPPORT WORKERS for Barrie area

completed a 2 year diploma or 3 year degree at an accredited college or university in the human services field which includes but is not limited to, DSW, SSW, BASW etc OR a completed 2 year diploma or 3 year degree at an accredited college or university in any field with 2 years full-time work experience directly supporting people; 
must be available to work all shifts which will include days, evenings, nights, weekends and holidays and commit to working up to 59.5 hours biweekly;
A current clear criminal record check with a vulnerable sector screening check and pre-employment medical
Valid class G driver's license and reliable transportation are considered an asset.

You will provide support to individuals with intellectual disabilities in all aspects of daily living in a group home setting. Duties may include support with finances, medical appointments, personal care, household duties, meal preparation, and supporting individuals to make connections within their community.
We offer a competitive compensation package, group insurance benefits which include life insurance, health and dental, participation in a group RRSP plan, paid vacation and paid sick time.
Simcoe Community Services is committed to developing inclusive, barrier-free selection and appointment processes and work environments. If contacted in relation to this position, please advise the Agency's representative of your need for accommodation measures to be taken in order that you may be assessed in a fair and equitable manner.
 
Please submit your applications by: 
 
4:00pm on October 5th, 2018
We thank all those who apply for this position. However, only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

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Part-Time Support Worker - Orillia

Simcoe Community Services – Orillia – Ontario

Part Time - TBD

Now Hiring!!                    Part-time SUPPORT WORKERS for Orillia area

completed a 2 year diploma or 3 year degree at an accredited college or university in the human services field which includes but is not limited to, DSW, SSW, BASW etc OR a completed 2 year diploma or 3 year degree at an accredited college or university in any field with 2 years full-time work experience directly supporting people; 
must be available to work all shifts which will include days, evenings, nights, weekends and holidays and commit to working up to 60 hours biweekly;
A current clear criminal record check with a vulnerable sector screening check
Valid class G driver's license and reliable transportation are considered an asset.

You will provide support to individuals with intellectual disabilities in all aspects of daily living in a group home setting. Duties may include support with finances, medical appointments, personal care, household duties, meal preparation, and supporting individuals to make connections within their community.
We offer a competitive compensation package, group insurance benefits which include life insurance, health and dental, participation in a group RRSP plan, paid vacation and paid sick time.
Simcoe Community Services is committed to developing inclusive, barrier-free selection and appointment processes and work environments. If contacted in relation to this position, please advise the Agency's representative of your need for accommodation measures to be taken in order that you may be assessed in a fair and equitable manner.
 
Please submit your applications by: 
 
4:00pm on October 5th, 2018
We thank all those who apply for this position. However, only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

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Part-Time Support Worker - PSW - Barrie

Simcoe Community Services – Barrie – Ontario

Part Time - TBD

Now Hiring!!                    Part-time PERSONAL SUPPORT WORKERS for Barrie area

P.S.W. graduates from an accredited educational facility will be considered for employment;
experience working in the social services/health care field is preferred, however, is not required; 
must be available to work all shifts including days, evenings, nights, weekends and holidays and commit to working up to 59.5 hours biweekly; 
a current clear criminal record check with a vulnerable sector screening check and pre-employment medical
Valid class G driver's license and reliable transportation are considered an asset.

You will provide support to individuals with intellectual disabilities in all aspects of daily living in a group home setting. Duties may include support with finances, medical appointments, personal care, household duties, meal preparation, and supporting individuals to make connections within their community.
We offer a competitive compensation package, group insurance benefits which include life insurance, health and dental, participation in a group RRSP plan, paid vacation and paid sick time.
Simcoe Community Services is committed to developing inclusive, barrier-free selection and appointment processes and work environments. If contacted in relation to this position, please advise the Agency's representative of your need for accommodation measures to be taken in order that you may be assessed in a fair and equitable manner.
 
Please submit your applications by: 
 
4:00pm on October 5th, 2018
We thank all those who apply for this position. However, only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

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Part-Time Support Worker - PSW - Orillia

Simcoe Community Services – Orillia – Ontario

Part Time - TBD

Now Hiring!!                    Part-time PERSONAL SUPPORT WORKERS for Orillia area

P.S.W. graduates from an accredited educational facility will be considered for employment;
experience working in the social services/health care field is preferred, however, is not required; 
must be available to work all shifts including days, evenings, nights, weekends and holidays and commit to working up to 60 hours biweekly; 
a current clear criminal record check with a vulnerable sector screening check
valid class G driver's license and reliable transportation are considered an asset.

You will provide support to individuals with intellectual disabilities in all aspects of daily living in a group home setting. Duties may include support with finances, medical appointments, personal care, household duties, meal preparation, and supporting individuals to make connections within their community.
We offer a competitive compensation package, group insurance benefits which include life insurance, health and dental, participation in a group RRSP plan, paid vacation and paid sick time.
Simcoe Community Services is committed to developing inclusive, barrier-free selection and appointment processes and work environments. If contacted in relation to this position, please advise the Agency's representative of your need for accommodation measures to be taken in order that you may be assessed in a fair and equitable manner.
 
Please submit your applications by: 
 
4:00pm on October 5th, 2018
We thank all those who apply for this position. However, only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

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