CRISIS INTERVENTION WORKER

Casual, All Shifts

Crisis Intervention Worker (CIW) plays an integral role within the WIN House team and contributes to the success of the organization by promoting client wellbeing, uniqueness, and independence.

LOCATION

Edmonton

EMPLOYMENT TYPE

Casual, Flexible

What You’ll Do

  • Provide care and support to clients and children in a professional manner,

  • Engage in daily shelter operational activities,

  • Active engagement in resource and information management,

  • Engagement in childcare and outreach,

  • Participation in health and safety, and

  • Other duties as assigned.

Other Details About the Role

  • We are currently hiring for multiple casual positions for daytime, evening, and overnight shifts for all days of the week. The starting hourly wage is $26.94 and successful applicants enroll in membership with CUPE Local 3341.

  • The successful candidate will be required to submit a Criminal Record Check including a vulnerable sector check, a current Child Welfare check, hold a current First Aid Certificate, and must be willing to sign an Oath of Confidentiality. Please submit applications to HR@winhouse.org no later than 4:30pm on December 5, 2022.

Who You are

  • Completion of a diploma/degree in Human Services, 

  • Three years experience working with women and children experiencing family violence who may have complex needs.

    • Equivalent combinations of education and experience may be considered.

  • The ideal candidate will have an organized and compassionate approach, strong teamwork skills, and a commitment to developing positive supporting relationships.

Additional requirements include

  • Excellent communication skills,

  • Ability to collaborate and work effectively with others and demonstrated assessment,

  • Problem solving, and critical thinking skills.

  • Knowledge of harm reduction principles and practices, violence against women, danger assessment, safety planning, trauma-informed care, and harm reduction are also essential.

  • The ability to speak multiple languages is preferred.