Housing Officer - Burnside Gorge Community Association

Date Posted: Nov 01, 2022

Job Detail





  • Bachelors degree
  • or equivalent experience
  • Family systems
  • Family and community services
  • Public policy analysis general
  • Social work other


Experience an asset

Work site environment

  • Child welfare
  • Socio-economic needs or conditions (housing nutrition unemployment financial assistance)
  • Services for the homeless

Work setting

  • Urban area
  • Social service or charity agency
  • Community centre



  • Obtain information and prepare reports or case histories
  • Administrative and office activities
  • Appraise clients needs or eligibility for specific services
  • Assess clients relevant skill strengths and development needs
  • Conduct follow-up assessments
  • Develop co-ordinate and implement the delivery of specific services within the community
  • Resolve conflict situations
  • Liaise with other social services agencies and health care providers involved with clients
  • Assist clients/guests with special needs


  • 1 to 2 people

Experience and specialization

Target audience

  • Children
  • Culturally diverse groups
  • Families
  • Females
  • Males

Additional information

Security and safety

  • Criminal record check

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure

Personal suitability

  • Client focus
  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Flexibility
  • Initiative
  • Judgement
  • Team player


Health benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Health care plan
  • Paramedical services coverage
  • Vision care benefits

Financial benefits

  • Mileage paid

Long term benefits

  • Group insurance benefits
  • Life insurance

Other benefits

  • Free parking available
  • Paid time off (volunteering or personal days)
  • Parking available