Deadline: June 08, 2020
Position: In-Home Support Helpers (Community Helper Initiative)
Classification: Permanent Full-Time
Location: Ma Mawi Wi Chi Itata Centre (King St) and Macdonald Youth Services
Starting Salary: To be Negotiated
The Community Helper Initiative is a new project whereby Community Helpers will have a foundational role in the delivery of a continuum of community response services. This is a partnership between Ma Maw iwi Chi Itata, Macdonald Youth Services and Fearless R2W. Under the supervision of the Community Helper Initiative Coordinator and in accordance with Ma Mawi Wi Chi Itata Centre’s philosophy and principles to provide culturally appropriate services aimed at stabilizing and supporting families. Community Helpers will assist and provide children and their families/caregivers with immediate in-home support services and assist with access to the services that are community, strength, and value-based responses to ensure the least disruption. While working collaboratively with the MYS Mobile Crisis Team, Partner Organization Protocols and all other components of service resources provided for families.