Front Desk Attendant/Clerk

Sudbury New Life Centre - Men's Hostel
octobre 30, 2017
Job Type
$13.71 per hour as per Collective Agreement
Interested applicants must respond in writing to
Mail: The Salvation Army Sudbury New Life Centre Attention: Cindy Bertolo, Residential Services Manager 146 Larch Street Sudbury, ON P3E 1C2 or Fax (705) 673-3187 or E-mail: Attention: Cindy Bertolo, Residential Services Manager Please no phone calls.
Closing date
October 6, 2017


We thank and acknowledge all applicants and will pro-actively contact those selected for interviews.

Admit and orientate clients to the Hostel and facilitate intake process for clients; record basic, required information and provide information to the client where applicable
Assist with the supervision of clients and provide support, assistance and encouragement to clients.
Perform all necessary clerical duties for client documentation, including social services forms, computer entries and Log Book entries. Knowledge of HIFIS would be an asset.
Answer the telephone and direct all calls as necessary
Distribute client medications, document as per policy and ensure the safety/security of all client mediations
Accept donations outside of business hours, and accurately document donor details and issue a temporary receipt.
Produce cash accounting of all receipts during the shift
Carry out regularly scheduled security rounds and record round details as per policy using the appropriate forms provided.
Monitor video surveillance of the parking lots and Larch Street and take appropriate action as required
Maintain adequate form supplies and replenish when required
Maintain information in confidence as required
Ensure that all door alarms and the front boor switch are engaged at all times
Perform other position related duties as required

Completion of a Community College Diploma in Social Work, Addictions, Counseling or related field(s)
Basic computer and clerical skills
Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English
Ability to work unsupervised and also function as a team member.
First Aid/CPR Certification / NCVI
Provide an original copy of a Criminal Background Check with vulnerable sector screening (where applicable) that is satisfactory to The Salvation Army, in its sole discretion, is required. The screening is secured either through the National Canadian Police Information Centre (CPIC) or through a local police detachment.
Must be able to confirm and maintain Enhanced Reliability Screening through Corrections Canada and The Salvation Army Abuse Registry.
Support for and an understanding of the Mission and Purpose of The Salvation Army in Canada.
NOTE: Alternative combinations of education and experience may be considered

Note: Two positions available.

This is a permanent, part time position based on up to 24 hours per week. Shifts will include afternoons, weekends, and overnights. Shifts include a rotating 2 or 3 week schedule.
This is a unionized position.

Interested applicants must respond in writing with a cover letter and resume

We thank all applicants, however, only those candidates to be interviewed will be contacted.

The Salvation Army will accommodate candidates as required under applicable human rights legislation. If you require a disability-related accommodation during this process, please inform us of your requirements.

Internal Applicants, please advise Department Heads of your intentions prior to submitting your application.

The Salvation Army exists to share the love of Jesus Christ, meet human needs and be a transforming influence in the communities of our world. Each position contributes to the mission of The Salvation Army.

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