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Shelter Job: Casual Crisis Intervention Worker, Camrose Women’s Shelter Society (Camrose AB)

Reporting to the Program Coordinator, the Casual CIW is a compassionate and understanding candidate who has professional values, with a firm understanding and knowledge of the impacts of domestic violence and homelessness on women and children. The successful candidate will be required to work various shifts, including weekends and overnights; also required to complete meal preparation, house cleaning and light maintenance on each shift.  Candidates are equipped with skills used to assess crisis calls, provide referrals and advocacy, basic empowerment counseling, promote life skills, and group facilitation.

Our Shelter maintains a policy of Trauma Informed Practice (TIP), which means having an awareness of trauma and its impacts, including speaking, acting and existing in ways that are least likely to trigger or further harm those who have experienced trauma. A trauma informed stance means applying the “universal caution” or approaching every individual as though they have experienced trauma.

The Camrose Women’s Shelter follows current Alberta Health Services safety protocols and will provide appropriate PPE for the candidate.

Deadline: Until a suitable candidate is found.

More info: camrosewomenshelter.org/about-us

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