Intensive Case Manager
Good Shepherd Centres Hamilton, a ministry of the Hospitaller Order of St. John of God, strives to enhance the quality of life for all who seek assistance and support in our community. A position in the SOS program at Good Shepherd Women’s Services, 30 Pearl St N, currently exists in the role of:
Intensive Case Manager
The SOS and Rapid Re-housing program outreach workers will provide trauma informed, intensive mobile case management services to single women who are chronically and episodically homeless from a Housing First Model. They will work with women in the community to achieve housing stability and provide case management supports. As part of a collaborative program, the outreach workers will work closely with partner agencies to leverage and coordinate the assets and services available in Hamilton to ensure that women have their individualized housing and support needs met. The successful candidates will have a demonstrated knowledge of Housing First frameworks and various governmental and non-governmental systems as well as an understanding of how to assist women in successful systems navigation. An in depth understanding of trauma as it relates to women’s homelessness is also necessary.
Applicants must have the ability to work within a feminist, anti-racist / anti-oppressive framework and have a minimum of 2 years of experience in an emergency community/residential setting. Experience working with clients in the community is necessary and program development experience is a definite asset. Applicants must possess a related post-secondary education, valid C.P.R. certification and have a demonstrated commitment to the mission values of availability, flexibility, adaptability, hospitality and dignity. Possession of a valid Ontario driver’s license is required. The successful candidate will have a flexible schedule.
Send your cover letter and resume by February 21, 2019 to:
Director, Good Shepherd Centres – Women’s Services
Good Shepherd is an equal opportunity employer operating within an anti-racist and anti-oppression framework. We strive to establish workplaces that reflect and are enhanced by the rich diversity of the community we serve.
Good Shepherd welcomes and encourages applications from all people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process. If you are in need of accommodations, please contact Human Resources at 905-528-5877 ex 2265 or at email@example.com .