Hull Services has an organizational commitment to pursuing truth and reconciliation, anti-colonialization and anti-oppression.
The Program :
Radisson Group Home is a community-based, seven bed group care setting for youth who are experiencing family or placement breakdown, behavioural and emotional problems, or possibly neglect or abuse.
Our goal is to flexibly assist youth to attain safety, wellness and permanent family and community placement by providing safety, skills training and support.
The program aims to help youth internalize their learning to achieve more independence and control in their lives, and integrate back into the community.
The Position :
We are currently hiring for a part-time Cook / Housekeeper for Radisson Group Home. This position involves working a flexible schedule of 20 hours per week, with the potential for additional hours up to 40 hours per week.
Location : 1305 35 Street S.E. Calgary, AB
As a member of the program team, the cook / housekeeper performs a variety of culinary, housekeeping, and related tasks to support our children and the treatment efforts in the Program.
The cook / housekeeper performs duties associated with the preparation and cooking of meals and ensures that Agency health and cleanliness standards are maintained.
We’re looking for an individual who is able to build positive and collaborative relationships with the children we serve and our staff team.
Duties and Responsibilities :
Prepare program meals as needed.
Ensure food supplies for weekend meals are available. Store food properly and leave cooking instructions for follow through.
Complete food and supply orders as needed.
Shop for food supplies not provided by the campus kitchen, and other inventory as needed.
Attend to cleaning and housekeeping tasks as determined.
Sweep, mop, wax, vacuum floors as necessary; polish, clean furniture, woodwork, fixtures; wash interior windows; attend to cleanliness of cupboards, appliances, laundry, offices and bathrooms and other areas as requested or required.
Attend to the cleanliness of the children’s rooms as determined by the needs of the Program.
Keep a recrod of all cleaning, linen and kitchen supplies and order / replenish these supplies as necessary.
Qualifications and Skills :
One to two years of experience in housekeeping (experience in therapeutic campus based settings or group homes preferred).
Knowledge and experience with food handling and storage practices, nutritional needs and standards, and meal preparation.
Knowledge of basic cleaning and hygiene standards.
High personal competence in the maintenance of caring and positive relationships with colleagues, children and youth.
Demonstrated interest, commitment, consistency, and a high level of personal maturity and responsibility.
Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
A Police Information Check, which includes a vulnerable sector search, is required (or is in process of being completed) prior to employment.
A Child Intervention Record Check.
Reliable transportation, valid driver’s license and ability to drive Agency vehicles is preferred (min. 2 years driving experience with a class 5 / GDL class 5 license).
Preference will be given to those that have completed coursework and / or certification in Brain Development or Trauma-Informed Care.
Some suggested courses include :