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Join the Shelter Nova Scotia Team

Social Worker, Metro Turning Point & Barry House (FT)

Metro Turning Point is a harm reduction, 30-bed emergency shelter for individuals who identify as male or are gender diverse. For those who stay with us, we provide a locker, 2-3 meals daily, access to a refrigerator, phone and laundry, personal care & comfort items, and assistance in securing independent housing.
 

Barry House is a 17-bed emergency shelter serving individuals who identify as female or are gender diverse. Guests are 16 years of age and older. They could be people living with mental health concerns, disabilities, unemployment or under-employment, struggling with substance misuse, post traumatic stress, abandonment, rejection and poverty.

Summary:  To be responsible and accountable to the House Manager for promoting shelter diversion and shorter shelter stays and providing quality support and assistance to guests. 

For more information and to apply CLICK HERE

House Manager, The ReBuilding (FT)

The Rebuilding is a supported apartment complex for 19 individuals who identify as male or are gender diverse. It offers individual housing for tenants referred from the community "by name" list. Employees are available to support tenants on a 24/7 basis and are on-site daily. The rooms are a selection of bachelor and one bedroom units. The rooms come fully furnished, some meals are provided, free coffee, a milk program, a common room and shared laundry, as well as internet and telephone access.

Summary:  Reporting to the Director of Housing, the House Manager is responsible for overseeing the operation of the facility. The House Manager is also responsible for supervising the frontline workers in their facility in the provision of service to tenants.

For more information and to apply CLICK HERE

Overnight Support Worker, The ReBuilding (FT)

 

(Four on four off rotation of 10 hour shifts 10pm to 8am)

The Rebuilding is a supported apartment complex for 19 individuals who identify as male or are gender diverse. It offers individual housing for tenants referred from the community "by name" list. Employees are available to support tenants on a 24/7 basis and are on-site daily. The rooms are a selection of bachelor and one bedroom units. The rooms come fully furnished, some meals are provided, free coffee, a milk program, a common room and shared laundry, as well as internet and telephone access.

Summary:  The Support Worker reports to House Manager. This position is responsible for the supervision of tenants, security of the facility, and assisting the House Manager as required

For more information and to apply CLICK HERE