POSITION: Ensure Program Worker
DEPARTMENT: Food Services
POSTING NUMBER: 21-56
REPORTS TO: Food Services Manager
STATUS: PART TIME; Thursday from 8:45am to 1:45pm, Monday from 9:30-11am, and additionally as required
The Ensure Program Worker conducts sales at the Powell Street location, and assists in the operation of the Ensure Program generally every Thursday from 8:45 am to 1:45pm, and Monday from 9:30-11am, and additionally as required for the smooth administration of the program in both sales locations (averaging 9.25 hours per week).
EDUCATION/PREVIOUS WORK EXPERIENCE:
- Grade 12.
- Non-violent Crisis Intervention course preferred.
- Ability to communicate effectively in English verbally and in writing.
- Ability to take initiative and work with minimal amount of supervision.
- Ability to work in a stressful environment and in a changing work environment.
- Understanding of sales and customer service; and cash-handling.
- Ability to serve, and empathize clients and customers who may have suffered from abuse, poverty, family violence, cross-cultural issues, addictions, AIDS, and other life-limiting illnesses, mental illness, and the grief process
- Basic understanding of trauma-informed, low barrier access principles.
- Must have physical capabilities that are compatible with lifting, stooping, and standing for long periods in a relatively warm environment.
- Must be well groomed and demonstrate a high degree of personal hygiene.
- Knowledge and proficiency in cleaning and sanitation techniques.
Date Posted: August 13, 2021
Deadline for submission: August 20th, 2021 for internal applicants or externally until filled
Open to: Internal and External Applicants
The Bloom Group is actively recruiting through the current Covid-19 pandemic. Successful candidates will be provided with the training and equipment to safely carry out their duties and ensuring the best protection for the staff and clients.
Thank you for your interest in a career with The Bloom Group.
Should your application be selected for further consideration we will be in contact with you shortly.