Become a part of a progressive and flexible organization that provides a range of leading-edge services in the field of homelessness, housing and supports.
Our organization is located in historic downtown Kingston which has wonderful restaurants and shopping including outdoor markets in the summer and skating in the winter.We are seeking experienced individuals who brings enthusiasm, knowledge, and creativity to their work.
The successful candidate will have at their core a profound respect for persons who are experiencing a variety of life challenges and will have the requisite skills and experience to help them make positive changes.
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Updated November 17, 2022
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Home Base Housing is in the business of ending homelessness. We do this by caring and providing individual wrap around services delivered by case managers to the vulnerably housed and homeless. With over 22 properties under our management, we provide emergency, transitional and supportive housing, for youth, families and single adults, a housing help centre, street outreach, One Roof- Kingston Youth Hub, housing loss prevention services and advocate for affordable housing for all.
We are committed to employment equity and diversity in the workplace and welcome applications from individuals from equity seeking groups such as women, racialized/visible minorities, Indigenous/Aboriginal peoples, persons with a disability, persons who identify in the LGBTQ+ community and others who reflect the diversity of Canadian society.
Join us and make a difference!
The One Roof Drop-in Assistant will be responsible for running the day-to-day operations of the Drop-in which services 15-20 transitional aged youth per day. The incumbent will also be responsible for providing pro-social programming opportunities, making referrals to appropriate resources, acting as a liaison between community partners, and conducting intakes using a standardized measurement-based care approach. The successful candidate will also assist with general office operations, administrative, secretarial and reception duties at One Roof.
Home Base Housing invites applications from all qualified individuals. Home Base is committed to employment equity and diversity in the workplace and welcomes applications from women, visible minorities, Aboriginal Peoples, persons with disabilities, and persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity. In accordance with Canadian Immigration requirements, priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents.
Home Base provides support in its recruitment processes to applicants with disabilities, including accommodation that takes into account an applicant’s accessibility needs. Candidates requiring accommodation during the recruitment process are asked to contact Human Resources.
Job Types: Full-time, Fixed term contract
Salary: $40,824.00-$47,615.00 per year
8 hour shiftDay shiftMonday to FridayNo weekends
Reports to: Program Manager – Kingston Youth Services
The Community Worker is responsible for the day-to-day operations and program planning for the residents of Kingston Youth Services’ supportive housing program. The Community Worker is available to act as a resource for clients and address urgent situations. The Community Worker works with persons individually or in groups to create or enhance the feeling of community and participation within the program.
Number of hours of work per week: 42
All employees of Kingston Home Base Housing must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 to help prevent and limit its spread. (An individual is considered fully vaccinated two weeks after the receipt of the second dose of a COVID-19 vaccine)
Job Types: Permanent, Full-time
Salary: $19.00-$22.00 per hour
Emergency Shelter Workers provide emergency shelter services consistent with the Operating Standards for the Housing Assistance/Emergency Shelter Program and supports individuals in their housing search while staying in the In From the Cold Emergency Shelter (IFTC) for adults (25+ years).
The Emergency Shelter Worker is responsible for:
Job Types: Full-time, Permanent
Salary: $41,684.00-$48,617.00 per year
Dental careExtended health carePaid time offVision care
12 hour shiftHolidaysMonday to FridayNight shiftWeekend availability
This position is at Lilys Place working with families.
Emergency Shelter Workers at Lily’s Place provide emergency shelter services consistent with the Operating Standards for the Housing Assistance/Emergency Shelter Program and support individuals in their housing search while staying in the shelter.
Hours of work per week: 37 hours per week
Salary: $20.64-$24.07 per hour
Day shiftEvening shiftMonday to FridayNight shiftWeekend availabilityJob Types: Full-time, Permanent
Salary: $21.00-$25.00 per hour
Casual dressDental careDisability insuranceLife insurancePaid time offRRSP matchVision careSchedule:
Day shiftEvening shiftEvery WeekendMonday to FridayNight shiftWeekend availability
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