Over Night Staff for live-in abstinence-based addiction recovery treatment home

  • Mission Services
  • 477 Queens Avenue, London, ON, Canada
  • Aug 25, 2021

Job Description

Quintin Warner House (QWH) has an opening for a Full Time Over Night Staff position. The position will report directly to the Program Supervisor QWH.  4 x 12 hour shifts
 
Duties and Responsibilities:
To offer ongoing care and support of the men within the QWH program with the following responsibilities:
  • Provide administrative support where needed including data entry, filing, photo-copying
  • Respond to resident/client needs by providing direct assistance and support
  • Provide timely, concise and accurate documentation of resident/client centered activities in accordance with required information
  • Build positive relationships with residents/ clients by supporting the ongoing needs of residents throughcrisis intervention, listening and support in accordance with MSL guidelines and values 
  • Supervise and offer support during evening and morning chores
  • Provide supervision in all resident occupied areas at QWH, ensuring compliance to House Rules and documenting any interventions required
  • Conduct routine security rounds, ensuring a safe and healthy and secure living and working environment
  • Evacuate building, identify source and call appropriate authorities in the event of a fire or emergency
  • Receive donations and ensure delivery to appropriate area
  • Food inventory, product ordering
  • Cleaning, meal preparation, minor maintenance
  • Responding to crisis phone calls
  • Health and safety checks
  • Distribution of medications

Qualifications:
  • Graduate of Secondary School; Community College preferred
  • Knowledge of WHMIS, First Aid, CPI and Microsoft Office (Word, Excel)
  • 1-2 years experience working within a social service agency with some knowledge of Addiction issues
  • Ability to deal pleasantly and effectively with a wide range of people of different ages and cultures
  • Proactive crisis intervention and problem solving skills with the ability to respond to crisis situations in a calm, professional manner making timely decisions regarding reaching out for help from police, fire, ambulance etc
  • Organizational skills with ability to handle multiple demands simultaneously
  • Good listening and interpersonal skills
  • Physically fit, as some lifting may be required
  • Ability to work both independently and as a member of a team
  • Act in accordance and harmony with MSL Mission, Vision and Values
  • Knowledge of French would be an asset
Interested applicants should submit their resume and covering letter to:

LISA MISSELBROOK
QWH Program Supervisor
Email: lmisselbrook@missionservices.ca