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Company Name:
Calgary John Howard Society
Approximate Salary:
Not Specified
Calgary, Alberta
Social Services
Position type:
Full Time
Experience level:
Entry Level
Education level:
Some College Coursework

Overnight Support Worker



The Agency

The Calgary John Howard Society (CJHS) is a community-based charitable organization dedicated to reducing the incidence of crime and increasing community safety through preventative and restorative justice practices. To accomplish these ends, we provide direct services to individuals at risk, advocacy for effective responses to crime with the individuals involved and education for youth and adults in the community. The Calgary John Howard Society is committed to an organizational environment that recognizes the dignity and worth of each person. CJHS values diversity and inclusion and welcomes qualified applicants from all walks of life. 


The Program

Bedford House is a community residential facility (CRF) that provides housing , ongoing counselling, support and connections to appropriate community services to men who are on federal conditional release.  Staffed 24 hours a day, Bedford House is communal style living. 

The Position

The Overnight Support Worker is responsible for; supervising residents and the facility in accordance with written policy, perform all general shift duties, maintain strong written/verbal communication, maintain flexible approach in meeting the needs of the residents while maintaining the safety of the community, be prepared to and physically able deal with routine/crises situations.

The Overnight Support Worker must have strong communication skills and the ability to work in a team setting.  Some Post - Secondary Education or equivalent experience.  Good verbal and written communication skills; problem solving decision making skills and the ability to set and maintain professional boundaries.

The shifts are Thursday - Sunday  10 pm – 8am – awake overnights.

Job Posting Deadline until a suitable candidate is found and only suitable candidates will be contacted.

Please submit your cover letter and resume to:

[email protected]