Transition House Support Worker

  • Full Time
  • Masset

Website Haida Gwaii Society for Community Peace

Job Title: Transition House Support Worker Reports To: Transition House Director
Location Masset, BC Position Type Permanent Regular Position
Level/Salary Range: $21.63 – 25.19 / hour (JJEP Wage Grid Level 10) Position Hours: Mornings 8:00-16:00; Afternoons 16:00-24.00; Evenings 24:00-8:00.

Variable weekly hours, shift work

Date Posted: March 18, 2021 Posting Expires: Until filled
Applications Accepted By:
Fax or E-mail:

(250) 626-4662 or
Subject Line: Transition House Support Worker
Attention: Transition House Director


Box 811
2132 Collison Avenue
Masset, BC
V0T 1M0

Job Description: Provide support, security, information, education, crisis intervention and referrals to residents and Help-line callers. Also responsible for the general upkeep and daily operation of the Transition House.

Note: All duties will be adapted to include appropriate COVID-19 precautions and protocols.

Qualifications and Education Requirements

  • Diploma in a related human / social service field:
    • One (1) year related human/social service experience
    • Or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
  • Must have a valid certification in Standard First Aid (2-day course) with a CPR-C component
  • Food-Safe Certification
  • Completion of Violence Prevention/De-escalation course (online)
  • Completion of Domestic Violence Safety Planning course (online)
  • BCSTH Foundations in Violence Against Women Training (online) completed
  • BCSTH Introduction to Transition House Work Module 1 (online) completed
  • BCSTH Introduction to Transition House Work Module 2 (online) completed
  • This position is dependent on a clear Criminal Records Check.

Preferred Skills

  • Good written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to be effective with clients.
  • Able to monitor clients and household for safety and security.
  • Ability to adhere to directives while allowing clients their autonomy.
  • Able to deal appropriately with upset, angry or demanding clients.


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