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Calgary Alternative Support Services is pleased to announce its active recruitment and search to fill job vacancies in our human services field. CASS strives to be an employer of choice with many benefits to working in the sector (including mileage & expense claim reimbursements as potential examples).

Below is a listing of all positions CASS is currently looking to fill.

If you are contacted for an interview and require specific accommodation(s) for the interview process please notify at the time of scheduling.

For job posting details, click on the job title.

Post date: 2019/04/24 - 13:20
Start Date: ASAP
Job Type: Permanent
Description:

At Calgary Alternative Permanent Supportive Housing we provide affordable, safe housing for individual experiencing mental health and/or addiction issues. Our goals include creating a restorative environment within which individuals can attain or regain their self-esteem, confidence and other skills necessary to lead productive and socially satisfying lives. We ensure the maintenance of safe housing, support the individual to connect or reconnect with community resources and to establish positive connections and friendships.

The Overnight Direct Service Support Worker position provides support to persons living with complex mental health and addictions issues and will require an understanding of the Harm Reduction and Person-Centered Models of Service.

Key knowledge and responsibilities include: 

  • Possess an understand of challenges related to addiction and homelessness issues
  • Providing intervention, support and recreational services for tenants as required
  • Providing support counseling and collaboration on individual goal plans, crisis intervention
  • Establish yourself as an available, approachable resource for tenants and staff
  • Encourage/facilitate skill building in tenants’ communications and relationship building skills
  • Knowledge of appropriate Calgary resources and referrals
  • Advocate and support individuals with other agencies and referrals
  • Provide landlord and tenant support including intervention or problem solving as needed
  • Ensure only tenants and supervised guests are in the building
  • Complete a “Walk Around” on a random schedule to ensure outside doors are locked/secured on hallway/stair and remove any obstructions or hazards.
  • Observe client activity in the building
  • Maintain daily activity records
  • Complete data entry as required
  • Perform some light janitorial duties

All CASS Staff must provide a Police Information Check including Vulnerable Sector Check

Post date: 2019/04/12 - 13:46
Start Date: ASAP
Job Type: Permanent
Description:

Calgary Alternative Support Services is looking to hire a Part Time Community Support Worker within our Day Program, who is bilingual in English and Hindi. The Community Support Worker supports clients to maintain positive mental health, participate in new activities and develop friendships. The hours for this position is Friday, 9:00am-3:00pm 

Post date: 2019/04/12 - 13:21
Start Date: Immediately
Job Type: Permanent
Description:

Calgary Alternative Residential Services is looking for a support home provider who is located in the NE part of the city to support a female individual at home. This individual will require support with healthy cooking, money management, and assistance with attending medical appointmentsCalgary Alternative Residential Services is looking for a support home provider who is located in the NE part of the city to support a female individual at home. This individual will require support with healthy cooking, money management, and assistance with attending medical appointments.

Post date: 2019/03/28 - 10:29
Start Date: ASAP
Job Type: Permanent
Description:

Calgary Alternative Support Services is looking to hire a Part Time Community Support Worker within our Day Program. The Community Support Worker supports clients to maintain positive mental health, participate in new activities and develop friendships. 

Schedule 

This role will provide 22.50 hours per week. Shift times are Monday, Wednesday & Friday 8:15a - 3:15pm

Job Responsibilities

  • Ability to communicate in French & English (basic to intermediate French).
  • To assist client in the development and monitoring of goals and objectives indicated in Individual Support Plan (ISP).
  • To support individuals in specifically identified areas to live independently or increase independence in the community. This may include daily living skills, community inclusion, recreation & leisure activities, and management of health related issues.
  • To comply with the client support contract.
  • To maintain a professional relationship with client and guardian (if applicable).
  • Written documentation to be completed and provided to your Community Support Coordinator (CSC) in a timely manner i.e. Monthly Summaries, Time Sheets, Critical Incident Reports, etc.
  • Provide hands on support and guidance to the client.
  • To liaise with other staff/sub-contractors, coordinators, or other community supports as required (i.e. natural supports, external agencies, advocacy groups, funders).
  • Able to work with minimal supervision.

 

The hourly pay rate for this position begins at $18.40 and will increase to $20.25 upon completion of a successful probation period, completion of mandatory training, and submission of required documentation.

All CASS staff are required to provide a Police Information including a Vulnerable Sector check. CASS will accept Police Information Check that includes a Vulnerable Sector Check if it has been completed within the last six (6) months. 

Post date: 2019/03/26 - 12:30
Start Date: April 15 - May 1, 2019
Job Type: Permanent
Description:

Description:

Calgary Alternative Support Services is seeking to hire three (3) permanent Overnight Residential Support Workers within our Residential program. This role provides one on one support to a client in their home. The successful candidate will be expected to support with daily living skills which include: cooking, cleaning, community inclusion and attending appointments. Additional support in other areas of daily life may also be included.

Schedule

This role has a rotating two days on, four days off schedule.

Shifts run from 3:30pm – 8:30am Monday through Friday

Shifts run 24 hours on Saturdays and Sundays.

 

 

Post date: 2019/03/08 - 15:55
Start Date: ASAP
Job Type: Permanent
Description:

Calgary Alternative Day Options (CADO) is looking for an enthusiastic person to support diverse clientele in the community. The Community Support Worker supports clients to maintain positive mental health, participate in new activities and develop friendships.

The schedule for this position is Monday-Friday, 9:00am-3:00pm. The ability to help clients process their emotions, enthusiasm towards an active lifestyle (skating, biking, swimming, etc), and  Knowledge of the game Yu-Gi-Oh! are all considered assets for this position.

Initial pay rate begins at $18.40/hour and will increase to $20.25 upon completion of a successful probation period (3 months), completion of mandatory training, and submission of required documentation.

All CASS staff are required to provide a Police Information and Vulnerable Sector check. CASS will accept Police & Vulnerable sector checks completed within the last six (6) months. 
 

Post date: 2019/01/24 - 16:44
Start Date: ASAP
Job Type: Permanent
Description:

Calgary Alternative Support Services is accepting applications for a part-time Community Support Worker position in our Residential Program. The position involves working with a male in his home in the SW part of the city (close to Westbrook mall).

Schedule: Tuesday, Thursday-Sunday 8:00pm-10:00pm

Responsibilities

  • Assisting the individual with developing an evening routine;
  • Completing some light household duties;
  • Providing some support with regards to personal care may be needed;
  • daily written documentation, and communicating as needed with other support staff and community supports;

The hourly pay rate for this position begins at $18.40 and will increase to $20.25 upon completion of a successful probation period, completion of mandatory training, and submission of required documentation.

All CASS staff are required to provide a Police Information including a Vulnerable Sector check. CASS will accept Police Information Check that includes a Vulnerable Sector Check if it has been completed within the last six (6) months. 

Post date: 2018/10/10 - 10:39
Start Date: On-Going
Job Type: Permanent
Description:

Calgary Alternative Support Services (CASS) is continuously looking for enthusiastic people for our Residential Program. As a Community Support Worker you will support a diverse clientele develop and maintain a healthy lifestyle by promoting positive mental health and through facilitating recreational & leisure activities in the community.

Schedules can fluctuate depending on client needs, and shifts are available during the day, evening and weekend. The hourly rate begins at $18.40/hour and will increase to $20.25 upon completion of a successful probationary period (90 days), completion of mandatory training and submission of completion documents. 

All CASS staff are required to provide a Police Information and Vulnerable Sector check. CASS will accept Police & Vulnerable sector checks completed within the last six (6) months.  

Post date: 2018/10/10 - 10:12
Start Date: On-Going
Job Type: Permanent
Description:

Calgary Alternative Support Services (CASS) is continuously looking for enthusiastic people for our Day Program. The Community Support Worker will support a diverse clientele in the community by helping maintain positive mental health, participating in new activities and developing friendships. 

Schedules can fluctuate depending on client needs, but typically run Monday through Friday from 8:30am - 3:30pm. 

Initial pay rate begins at $18.40/hour and will increase to $20.25 upon completion of a successful probation period (3 months), completion of mandatory training, and submission of required documentation.

All CASS staff are required to provide a Police Information and Vulnerable Sector check. CASS will accept Police & Vulnerable sector checks completed within the last six (6) months.  

Post date: 2018/10/10 - 10:02
Start Date: On-Going
Job Type: Relief
Description:

Calgary Alternative Support Services (CASS) is continuously looking for upbeat and positive individuals to support our clients in the Residential Program on a casual basis. The Relief role offers flexibility in schedules and a variety of different hours per week. 

Relief roles are responsible for providing positive support to individuals and help them engage and participate in activities throughout the community. 

All CASS staff are required to provide a Police Information and Vulnerable Sector check. CASS will accept Police & Vulnerable sector checks completed within the last six (6) months.