Cultural Support Worker

City: Kamloops
Program and Site Location:
Maverick Supportive Recovery and Career Development Program
Reports To: Treatment and Supportive Recovery Coordinator
Term
Permanent Full-Time (37.5 hours per week)
Hours:
Sunday to Thursday 10:00am to 6:00pm with ½ hour paid break.
Wage Range: $23.56 to $27.45 based on education and related experience

The ASK Wellness Society is an Accredited not-for-profit organization. Through the generous support of funders, we assist those who are marginalized and at-risk to strengthen the communities we serve (Kamloops, Merritt, and Penticton). We provide housing and support to those who are facing homelessness/at risk of homelessness and support those who may use substances, mental health challenges, harm reduction, health education and ultimately provide the skills to re-enter the workforce.

What We Offer:

Effective November 1, 2021, the Society requires all employees to be fully vaccinated (as defined by Health Canada). Full vaccination will be required before commencing employment with the Society unless a legal exemption is obtained.

Who is the Kamloops Native Housing Society (KNHS)?  We are not-for-profit housing organization that supports individuals within the Thompson, Okanagan, and Kootenay Regions of British Columbia with affordable, safe, quality housing for indigenous individuals. We also assist with rent geared to Income family units and individual units within the City of Kamloops.

Position Summary: The Cultural Support Worker works in collaboration with the Supportive Recovery and Career Development Team to support connection to Elders, home based Indigenous services and the inclusion of Indigenous healing practices as appropriate. Within this role you will promote cultural awareness, safety, and competency throughout the daily addiction recovery program. Service delivery is based on a client centered, non-judgmental perspective.

Typical Duties Include:

Cultural Support Worker Responsibilities

Administrative Responsibilities

Qualifications and Requirements

How to apply: Please submit your application with a detailed cover letter and resume with the reference “Cultural Support Worker” to careers@askwellness.ca no later than 4:00pm on May 23, 2022. Interviews set to take place on May 27, 2022. You may also apply directly apply online at https://askwellness.ca/careers/ 

The ASK Wellness Society offers assistance from an Employment Advisor.

If you self-identify as Indigenous (First Nations, Métis, or Inuit) and/or would like assistance with the application process, job readiness, interview readiness or tips for resume and cover letter writing, we encourage you to contact us, and you will be redirected to our Employment Advisor.

The ASK Wellness Society is dedicated to promoting diversity/multiculturalism with inclusion as one of our Core Values.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, religion, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or age.

Tenant Support Worker

City: Penticton
Program and Site Location:
24 Hour Supportive Housing, Burdock
Reports To: Coordinator of Supportive Housing, Burdock
Term:
Temporary Full-Time starting ASAP and including September 1, 2022
Hours: Sunday to Thursday 12:00am to 8:00am with ½ hour paid break with every second Sunday off
Wage Range: Commensurate with experience.

The ASK Wellness Society is an Accredited not-for-profit organization through the generous support of funders are able to assist those who are marginalized and at-risk to strengthen the communities we serve (Kamloops, Merritt and Penticton). We provide housing and support to those who are facing homelessness/at risk of homelessness and who may use substances or have mental health challenges, with harm reduction, health education, and ultimately provide the skills to re-enter the workforce.

What We Offer:

Effective November 1, 2021, the Society requires all employees to be fully vaccinated (as defined by Health Canada). Full vaccination will be required before commencing employment with the Society unless a legal exemption is obtained.

Position Summary: As a Tenant Support Worker, you will provide life skills services to Program Participants who may struggle with mental health concerns, substance use challenges, and chronic health conditions. Within this role you will support Program Participants to identify individual goals and develop life skills necessary to live as independently as possible. Service delivery is based on a client centered, trauma informed and non-judgmental perspective.

Typical Duties Include:

Tenant Support Worker Responsibilities

Administrative Responsibilities

Qualifications and Requirements

How to apply: Please submit your application with a detailed cover letter and resume with the reference “Temporary Full-Time Burdock Graveyards” to  careers@askwellness.ca. This position will remain open until the successful candidate has been found.  You may also apply directly apply online at https://askwellness.ca/careers/ 

The ASK Wellness Society offers assistance from an Employment Advisor.

If you self-identify as Indigenous (First Nations, Métis, or Inuit) and/or would like assistance with the application process, job readiness, interview readiness or tips for resume and cover letter writing, we encourage you to contact us, and you will be redirected to our Employment Advisor.

The ASK Wellness Society is dedicated to promoting diversity/multiculturalism with inclusion as one of our Core Values.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, religion, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or age.

Tenant Support Worker

City: Kamloops
Program and Site Location:
Supportive Housing, Lamplighter
Reports To: Coordinator of Transitional Housing Services
Term
Permanent Full-Time (37.5 hours per week)
Hours:
Sunday through Thursday 4:00pm to 12:00am with ½ hour paid break
Wage: Commensurate with experience

The ASK Wellness Society is an Accredited not-for-profit organization through the generous support of funders are able to assist those who are marginalized and at-risk to strengthen the communities we serve (Kamloops, Merritt and Penticton). We provide housing and support to those who are facing homelessness/at risk of homelessness and support those who may use substances, mental health challenges, harm reduction, health education and ultimately provide the skills to re-enter the workforce.

What We Offer:

Effective November 1, 2021, the Society requires all employees to be fully vaccinated (as defined by Health Canada). Full vaccination will be required before commencing employment with the Society unless a legal exemption is obtained.

Position Summary: As a Tenant Support Worker you will provide life skills services to Program Participants who may struggle with mental health concerns, substance misuse challenges and chronic health conditions. Within this role you will support Program Participants to identify individual goals and develop life skills necessary to live as independently as possible. Service delivery is based on a client centered, trauma informed and non-judgmental perspective.

Typical Duties Include:

Tenant Support Worker Responsibilities

Administrative Responsibilities

Qualifications and Requirements

How to apply: Please submit your application with a detailed cover letter and resume with the reference “Lamplighter TSW Sunday-Thursday 4pm-12am” to careers@askwellness.ca no later than 11:30am on April 29, 2022. Interviews set to take place May 5, 2022, and May 6, 2022.  You may also apply directly apply online at https://askwellness.ca/careers/ 

The ASK Wellness Society offers assistance from an Employment Advisor.

If you self-identify as Indigenous (First Nations, Métis, or Inuit) and/or would like assistance with the application process, job readiness, interview readiness or tips for resume and cover letter writing, we encourage you to contact us, and you will be redirected to our Employment Advisor.

The ASK Wellness Society is dedicated to promoting diversity/multiculturalism with inclusion as one of our Core Values.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, religion, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or age.

Cleaner

City: Merritt
Reports To
: Coordinator of Supportive Housing, Merritt  
Term:
Permanent Full-Time (30 hours per week) with an additional 7.5 hours per week at Managements Discretion
Hours:
Sunday to Thursday 8:30am to 3:00pm with ½ hour unpaid break
Wage Range: Commensurate with experience.

The ASK Wellness Society is an Accredited not-for-profit organization. Through the generous support of funders, we assist those who are marginalized and at-risk to strengthen the communities we serve (Kamloops, Merritt and Penticton). We provide housing and support to those who are facing homelessness/at risk of homelessness and support those who may use substances, mental health challenges, harm reduction, health education and ultimately provide the skills to re-enter the workforce.

What We Offer:

Effective November 1, 2021, the Society requires all employees to be fully vaccinated (as defined by Health Canada). Full vaccination will be required before commencing employment with the Society unless a legal exemption is obtained.


Position Summary:
Work in collaboration with the Merritt Team to maintain cleanliness of both office spaces and client suites. Building and suite clean-ups which may or may not include: windows and doors, wiping down and disinfecting all surfaces and desks, handles, filing cabinets, table tops, cupboards, countertops, mirrors, furniture, walls and baseboards, removal of trash, sweeping, vacuuming, mopping, cleaning of ovens, fridges and bathrooms. Service delivery is based on a client centered, non-judgmental perspective.

Typical Duties Include:

Cleaning Responsibilities

Administrative Responsibilities

Qualifications and Requirements

How to apply: Please submit your application with a detailed cover letter and resume with the reference “Merritt Cleaner”  to  careers@askwellness.ca  You may also apply directly apply online at https://askwellness.ca/careers/ 

The ASK Wellness Society offers assistance from an Employment Advisor.

If you self-identify as Indigenous (First Nations, Métis, or Inuit) and/or would like assistance with the application process, job readiness, interview readiness or tips for resume and cover letter writing, we encourage you to contact us, and you will be redirected to our Employment Advisor.

The ASK Wellness Society is dedicated to promoting diversity/multiculturalism with inclusion as one of our Core Values.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, religion, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or age.