Outreach Worker

Aunt Leah’s House provides safe, supported housing for pregnant and parenting teen moms currently in government care. Here, young women can prepare for their delivery, learn parenting skills and bond with their new babies in a safe and supportive environment. Each mom receives services tailored to their individual abilities and needs.

We have an immediate opportunity for a part time regular Outreach Worker to join our team at Aunt Leah’s House.

Job Summary: Primarily works in a one-to-one capacity assisting women and their families at Aunt Leah’s House, by supporting them on their journey to self-sufficiency to prevent children in care from becoming homeless and mothers in need from losing custody of their children.

Youth Housing Engagement Worker

For over 30 years, Aunt Leah’s Place has helped prevent children in foster care from becoming homeless, and mothers in need from losing custody of their children throughout Metro Vancouver.  To support them on their journey to self-sufficiency, we provide supported housing, job training and coaching on essential life skills.

We work proactively at the ‘entry’ and ‘exit’ points of the foster care system, helping low-income families maintain custody of their children and for foster youth readying to ‘age out’ with supports similar to what modern parents do for their own adult children in transition.

Aunt Leah’s has an immediate and exciting opportunity for a full-time regular Youth Housing Engagement Worker.  We are looking for someone who is passionate about working for a non-profit organization, enhancing the lives of youth, and supporting social programming through a variety of activities.

 Job Summary: As part of Aunt Leah’s Housing First Team, works to provide Housing First supports to youth and families who are chronically or episodically homeless by developing positive relationships with landlord/superintendent/owner of building and is, additionally, the primary team contact person with landlords. Promotes and connects with potential landlords that will rent to young people participating in Aunt Leah’s Housing First Program.

Housing Coordinator

For over 30 years, Aunt Leah’s Place has helped prevent children in foster care from becoming homeless, and mothers in need from losing custody of their children throughout Metro Vancouver.  To support them on their journey to self-sufficiency, we provide supported housing, job training and coaching on essential life skills.

We work proactively at the ‘entry’ and ‘exit’ points of the foster care system, helping low-income families maintain custody of their children and for foster youth readying to ‘age out’ with supports similar to what modern parents do for their own adult children in transition.

Aunt Leah’s has an immediate and exciting opportunity for a full-time regular Housing Coordinator.  We are looking for someone who is passionate about working for a non-profit organization, enhancing the lives of youth, and supporting social programming through a variety of activities.

 Job Summary: This is a leadership position to oversee, manage and expand Aunt Leah’s continuum of housing supports for former youth in care. These include: AYA Life skills Residential Component, Telford Apartment liaison for Aunt Leah’s Place, Doetsch House Supportive Housing Program and Housing Procurement for Aunt Leah’s Housing First Program.

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Urban Thrift Store/Warehouse Assistant – Relief Staff

Aunt Leah’s Urban Thrift Store has opportunities in retail for relief staff.  The Thrift Store features quality “pre-loved” clothing and accessories as well as a variety of furniture and household items. All the profits raised go towards preventing children in foster care from becoming homeless, and mothers in need from losing custody of their children.

 Job Summary:  Primarily works as a cooperative member of the Thrift Store Team by optimizing entrepreneurial business through the Aunt Leah’s Urban Thrift Store and Warehouse to raise funds to help children in care from becoming homeless and mothers in need from losing custody of their children.

Relief Staff

Aunt Leah’s Place is an innovative non-profit organization that helps prevent children in foster care from becoming homeless, and mothers in need from losing custody of their children. We are excited to post that we are actively recruiting for relief staff at Aunt Leah’s House, which is a group home for teen moms who are in government care.
If you are interested to be a part of some upstream work that supports young moms learn how to parent and end the cycle of ministry care, then this job might be for you. It is an excellent opportunity to get experience in the field, as well as working towards permanent employment with Aunt Leah’s Place.

Successful Candidates will have the availability to take shifts during the work week as well as have Post-secondary or equivalent education with experience in providing support to moms/babies or a relevant combination of education and experience combined with general suitability.

To Apply

Please email an updated copy of your resume and cover letter quoting the position you are applying for in the subject line to:

HR@auntleahs.org

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