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Company Name:
The Alberta Seventh Step Society
Approximate Salary:
Not Specified
Calgary, Alberta
Social Services
Position type:
Full Time
Experience level:
Less than 2 years
Education level:
Not specified

Halfway House Overnight Caseworker


The Alberta Seventh Step Society is a Not-For-Profit, self-help agency working with adults involved with the criminal justice system. We have an immediate opening for awake overnight shifts of 30 hours per week Thursday to Saturday at our Community Residential Facility (CRF) in Calgary. This is a salaried position with full benefits and annual vacation. The facility houses 35 adult male Federal offenders on serving on Parole. The Seventh Step organization provides a supportive environment for the successful reintegration of offenders into the community. Staff work directly with Correctional Services of Canada to monitor compliance with offender conditions, in addition to Calgary Police, and many other community agencies.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Requirements:

  • A Degree/Diploma in Human Services and/or experiential knowledge of the Justice/Self-Help process is preferred
  • Posses a working knowledge of computer usage (e.g. Microsoft Word, email, etc.)
  • Standard First Aid Certification or willingness to obtain in a timely fashion
  • Ability to document and communicate effectively with others verbally and in writing
  • Ability to monitor safety of staff, residents and facility and take action as required
  • General house keeping duties and chores
  • Capability of physical demands to perform CRF walkthroughs and live wellness checks of residents along with room inspections and searches if required
  • Ability to create positive change relationships with residents and be clearly aware of professional boundaries at all times
  • Ability to work independently and within a team environment to develop solutions to arising issues or concerns
  • Eligible to obtain Federal security clearance in accordance with Correctional Services of Canada

Closing date: August 22, 2018
Position start date: Immediate after closing

Please forward your cover letter and resume to:
Holly Arthur, Residence Team Leader
1820-27 Avenue, SW
Calgary, AB. T2T 1H1
Fax: (403) 228-7773
Email: [email protected]

The Alberta Seventh Step Society thanks all applicants in advance. Please note that only those considered for an interview will be contacted.