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Street Outreach Worker (two positions) LOCATION: York Region – Blue Door Shelter Office Closing Date: Friday, January 29th at 5pm

POSITION: Street Outreach Worker (two positions)

LOCATION: York Region – Blue Door Shelter Office

HOURS: 8am – 4pm

SALARY: $48,000.00

 Na-Me-Res (Native Men’s Residence) located in Toronto, is a diverse, multi-service organization.  Through a culture-based approach that addresses the holistic needs of its clients Na-Me-Res’ mission is to provide temporary, transitional and permanent housing to Indigenous men experiencing homelessness in Toronto, while providing outreach and support services to the broader Indigenous homeless population.

 MAIN FUNCTION: In partnership with the Blue Door Shelters, Na-Me-Res will be expanding their services to the York Region. This role will be housed in the Blue Door Shelter offices and will liaise with the Blue Door Shelter staff to connect with Indigenous clients. The Outreach Worker will provide comprehensive outreach support and case management services to Indigenous people in the York region. This role will address the immediate needs of clients and provide support on the street and at various locations throughout the region. The Outreach Worker will intensively work with clients to obtain and maintain housing while assisting clients to stabilize physically, emotionally, mentally and spiritually.

 DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

SKILLS REQUIRED

 EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE

Na-Me-Res encourages Indigenous applicants (First Nation, Metis, and Inuit) to apply and self-identify in their cover letter. We thank all applicants however only those selected for an interview will be contacted. If you are invited to an interview and require accommodation, we will make every effort to accommodate you.

 CLOSING DATE: Friday, January 29th at 5pm

(Hand delivered resumes will not be accepted, please no phone calls)

A resume and cover letter can be mailed, faxed or emailed to:

Human Resources

26 Vaughan Road, Toronto, ON M6G 2C4

Fax # (416) 652-3138 Email: jobs@nameres.org

 

 

 

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