Community Support Worker (Outreach) Maternity Leave Contract
459 York St., London, ON, Canada
Jul 28, 2021
The Community Mental Health Programs, of Mission Services of London, has an opening for Full-Time (40 hrs/week) Maternity Leave Contract as Streetscape Community Outreach Worker. This position will work under the supervision of the Community Mental Health Program Coordinator. Duties and Responsibilities:
Screen and assess appropriate referrals
Identify and engage individuals from the target population
Assist clients to access services
Assist consumers to attain identified needs, i.e. shelter, food, clothing, physical health
Network with other agencies and service providers
Administrative duties i.e. computerized data collection, participation in team and training opportunities
Post secondary education in mental health and/or addiction field.
Minimum two years experience working with the seriously mentally ill and homeless.
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
Ability to work independently.
Experience and knowledge in concurrent disorders.
Knowledge of issues and relevant legislation related to mental health and homelessness.
Working knowledge of social services/resources in London and area.
A valid “G” class driver’s license, as well as a licensed and insured vehicle.
Current First Aid, CPI and CPR certification.
($18.38 - $26.00 hourly)
Interested persons should submit a cover letter and resume via email to: