Casual Community Support Worker

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The Mustard Seed Street Church has been an Integral part in fighting hunger, poverty, and marginalization; restoring Hope to thousands of people struggling in Greater Victoria since 1975. We are a Christian Community offering a Continuum of Care that operates the Hospitality Centre for relationship building and advocacy, Vancouver Island’s largest food bank, the Family Centre which supports and empowers families, and Hope Farm Healing Centre an addiction recovery program in Duncan. Through these core programs we assist over 5,000 people each month with the help of more than 50 daily volunteers and our magnificent financial supporters.

*Micah 6:8 – O people, the Lord has told you what is good, and this is what he requires of you: To Do what is Just and Right, to Love Mercy, and to Walk Humbly before your God.

Casual Community Support Worker

POSITION SUMMARY: This is a casual position to fill in when permanent staff are unavailable. The Casual Community Support Worker will bring his/her Christian experience in working with individuals with addictive/destructive behavior or lifestyles. This position is responsible for supporting individual residents throughout their residency in the program. The Casual Community Support Worker will be one of a team of caregivers.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Extend Mustard Seed Street Church ministry values and  your personal relationship with Christ to others including residents, staff volunteer and the community under the direction of The Mustard Seed Street Church Leadership
  • Maintain harmonious relationships with residents and staff
  • Ensure residents are adherent to house rules and guidelines
  • Prepare and/or facilitate preparation and clean-up of the meals
  • Ensure residents are attentive to their scheduled duties
  • Contribute to the on-going and smooth integration of residents into the Hope Farm community
  • Maintain security and support for Hope Farm residents
  • Facilitate recovery and study group processes with a Christian perspective
  • Participates in ongoing training and maintains mandatory certification
  • Participates in Mustard Seed Street Church (including Hope Farm specific) staff and volunteer meetings as requested to by supervisor
  • Other related duties as required

Please see the above pdf for more details and how to apply.