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If interested, please submit a PDF version of the following: cover letter, resume, and three (3) professional references to office@lennonhouse.ca.  

Lennon House Overnight Staff 

Overview of the position

     Lennon House is looking for a Male Peer Support staff for a temporary Full Time position.  The Hours are Monday - Wednesday 11 pm to 7 am, for approximately 8 weeks.  Peer support workers come alongside the residents in their recovery journey to support and guide residents during their stay at Lennon House while they participate in scheduled programs and acquire the knowledge, skills and abilities required to successfully transition to community living. 

     All employees are required to sign a confidentiality agreement and must be discreet and discerning when working with residents. A high moral standard of work ethics will be required at all times.

General duties

  • Upon arrival, overnight staff will debrief with evening staff as to what has happened on their shift and anything to look out for concerning the residents. Then one person will do a security walk through and make sure all doors and windows are locked at 11 p.m.

  • All overnight staff will do a floor check every hour. 

  • Every two hours, overnight staff will do a room check. There are logs to initial.

  • Write a daily report, noting anything of importance for the next shift.

  • Overnight staff is expected to stay awake.

  • Overnight staff is to keep busy by doing cleaning tasks in between room checks.

Qualifications

  • Grade 12 or equivalency.

  • Ability to work well with people in need. Ability to work in a team environment. 

  • Ability to keep records.

  • Criminal Records Check with Vulnerable Sector check required.