JOB TITLE: Cultural Support Worker
REPORTS TO: Housing First Team leader
HOURLY RANGE: $22.40 - $26.36/hour
HOURS: 20-30 hrs/week, between the hours of 8:30AM – 5:00PM Monday to Friday
“Despite great challenges we believe unhealthy cycles can be broken, new opportunities created and, through healing, health restored.”
Would you like to be a part of an organization that works with some of Edmonton’s most vulnerable populations and counts on the professionalism, expertise, insight, and passion of its staff to develop programs and services for the clients they work with? Join us at Boyle Street Community Services.
“We stand with our clients, side by side, patiently and for as long as they want – a constant and consistent caring force”
Boyle Street Community Services (BSCS) is a values-driven organization that believes our clients are the experts in their own life. Your job will be to foster innovation with your team alongside our clients. If your values are aligned with our values and beliefs listed at: https://www.boylestreet.org/mission-history, please consider joining our team.
This position comes with a comprehensive dental, health and drug benefits package, three weeks of annual vacation, and numerous professional development and training opportunities.
Job Purpose: This position is providing cultural supports to for the Housing First team and its participants. As part of Alberta’s plan to end homelessness with Homeward Trust Edmonton, the Cultural Support worker is a member of Boyle Street Community Services Housing team. The main priority as cultural support is to identify and support individuals who are interested in connecting to Indigenous Culture. This will be accomplished by providing opportunity and connection to cultural teachings, activities, and ceremonies internally within Boyle Street or with external partners. Through connection to culture, the successful candidate will support participants in maintaining their housing.