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At Sources, we believe that the workforce is a vital resource that contributes to social wellness for our community. We also know that the skill and wellness of our workforce are the foundation of a healthy and vibrant economy in our community and beyond.

Why work at Sources?

Sources is a trusted and reputable non-profit organization that provides a wide range of social, health and community-related services to people in need. Since 1978, we have offered help, hope and encouragement to children, youth, families, persons with disabilities, seniors, and others who are coping with isolation, addiction, poverty, disability, conflict and more.

The Sources family is made up of close to 400 employees who contribute their time, knowledge and talents to promote social wellness for our community. Our staff work out of various locations throughout the Lower Mainland and Northern B.C.

Although we are widespread, we prioritize maintaining a positive and collaborative work culture. Potlucks and theme days are common for celebrating holidays and other special occasions. Teams form to participate in fundraisers and community events together. Our popular “Tapping into Sources” internal newsletter is circulated monthly, and any staff member can contribute to keep everyone up to date. We also organize an annual Banquet to recognize long-serving employees of 5, 10, 15, 20, 25 and 30 years.

We invest in our people, so they can bring their best to work to better our community. We provide training and mentorship opportunities and offer several educational bursaries each year. Sources offers a competitive salary, excellent benefit package, and enrolment in the Municipal Pension Plan* —a paycheque for life.

Benefits include 100% employer paid coverage for extended health, dental, long term disability, life insurance, critical illness insurance, accidental death & dismemberment coverage, and an Employee & Family Assistance plan, supporting a healthy work-life balance*.  We also offer a generous vacation allotment that increases over time, starting at 3 weeks and increasing to 4 weeks after one full year of employment.

Sources has a reputation as a leader in community services. We are proud to be the first social service agency in B.C. (and 13th in Canada) to be accredited by the internationally-recognized Council on Accreditation. In March 2016, we were re-accredited with no recommendations for improvement and are incredibly proud of this achievement.

*certain criteria to be met. For example, min. 21 hours per week for benefits, 2 year wait period for Part time employees in the MPP.

Career Opportunities

See below for a list of our current openings. If there are no suitable openings listed, send your resume and cover letter indicating your area of interest to info@sourcesbc.ca.

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Residential Community Support Worker – Permanent Full-TimeApril 17, 2018April 30, 2018Expand More Info

APRIL 17, 2018|  INTERNAL JOB POSTING

COMPETITION NO. 18-41
Position:  Residential Community Support Worker – Permanent Full-Time

Location: Stayte House – White Rock South Surrey Area

Hours:  35 hrs/wk (Sunday 9am-4pm, Monday, Tuesday Wednesday, Thursday 4pm -11pm)

We are looking for a Residential Community Support Worker to join our Sources Stayte House Team.  This individual must be enthusiastic, resourceful and compassionate while also possessing strong interpersonal and teamwork skills.

About Sources

Sources is a community-based non-profit organization that has been providing help, encouragement, and hope for individuals and families in White Rock, Surrey, Delta, Langley, and Prince George for 40 years. We serve 40,000 individuals yearly and that is all owing to our dedicated team. We provide services such as food banks, counselling, employment services, and community living programs. At Sources we value respect and collaboration as we are all striving to promote the same mission—social wellness for our community.

 

Sources – Stayte House

 

Stayte House provides a home to four adults with developmental disabilities and/or autism who require assistance in their day to day lives.  Our talented and experienced team assist the residents in all aspects of daily living in order to ensure they have a good quality of life.   Our model at Stayte House is to provide the residents with person-centred planning in a supportive home-like environment that fosters independence, choice and social participation.

Responsibilities:

  • develop a supportive rapport with clients and actively seek out new opportunities for clients as related to their specific goals and objectives;
  • act decisively in a crisis situation;
  • function as a team and assist clients with all aspects of daily living, personal care and behavior and communication supports;
  • follow a simple budget and provide written reports

Qualifications:

  • a degree or diploma in an area related to supporting people with developmental disabilities such as Social Services, Human Services or equivalent;
  • a minimum of 6 months experience working with people with developmental disabilities and behavioral challenges;
  • a criminal record check;
  • an unrestricted class 5 BC driver’s license with a clean driving record is required to drive the program Van;
  • familiarity with the use of Windows related programs
  • full participation in all Sources Training

Start Date: As soon as possible

Benefits :

  • ·         100% employer paid coverage for extended health and dental
  • ·         Long term disability, life insurance, critical illness insurance, accidental death & dismemberment coverage
  • ·         Employee & Family Assistance plan
  • ·         Pension plan
  • ·         Generous paid time off, starting at 3 weeks

Closing Date:  April 30, 2018 .   Internal candidates will be contacted by May 2, 2018

 

How to apply: Please email your cover letter and resume to Kate O’Hare, Stayte House @ kohare@sourcesbc.ca

Volunteer & Program Services Assistant – Temporary Part TimeApril 26, 2018May 15, 2018Expand More Info

APRIL 26, 2018| EXTERNAL/INTERNAL JOB POSTING

COMPETITION NO. 18-46
Position:  Volunteer & Program Services Assistant – (Summer Student) P/T – 8 week contract

Location: Volunteer Services – Maple Street

Hours: 30 hrs/wk – Mon. to Fri. 9:30 am to 4:00 pm.  Must be available for some weekends and evenings.

We are looking for a Volunteer & Program Services Assistant to join our Sources Volunteer Services team! This individual must be energetic, creative and team spirited.

About Sources

Sources is a community-based non-profit organization that has been providing help, encouragement, and hope for individuals and families in White Rock, Surrey, Delta, Langley, and Prince George for 40 years. We serve 40,000 individuals yearly and that is all owing to our dedicated team. We provide services such as food banks, counselling, employment services, and community living programs. At Sources we value respect and collaboration as we are all striving to promote the same mission—social wellness for our community.

Sources Volunteer Services

Sources’ Volunteer Services is designed to support social wellness for individuals and communities through volunteerism. Through our office, we provide direct services to the community in ensuring health and wellness services are accessible, and support the entire organization’s mission through the strength of volunteerism.  Volunteer Services provides an excellent opportunity for a student to explore the benefits of working in a non-profit environment, to gain valuable knowledge of services available to the community and to work together with the community for the health of our most vulnerable members.

Responsibilities:

  • ·         List responsibilities of applicant in point form: min 5 points, max 10 points
  • ·         Assist with the coordination with the annual Volunteer Appreciation Event celebrating Sources’ 40th Anniversary of service to the community.
  • ·         Assist with the coordination and attend the White Rock Sea Festival Torchlight Parade.
  • ·         Assist with the coordination and attend other local community events bringing awareness about Sources’ volunteer opportunities and services.
  • ·         Assist with the operations of the Volunteer Services office including the support of volunteers and provision of service to clients.
  • ·         Assist with the operations of Sources’ Food Banks, including the development of a volunteer orientation manual.

 

Qualifications:

  • ·         Currently in a minimum two years post-secondary education program and meets the requirements of the Canada Summer Jobs Program (Between 15 and 30 years            of age, have been registered as a full-time student in the previous academic year and intend to return to school on a full-time basis in the next academic year, be a              Canadian citizen or permanent resident, and be legally entitled to work in Canada.)
  • ·         Possesses an understanding of the issues related to poverty and has the ability to handle sensitive client issues with tact and non-judgement.
  • ·         Clear criminal records check.
  • ·         Must have a valid driver’s license and own vehicle.

Start Date: Monday, June 18th, 2018

Closing Date: May 15th, 2018, internal candidates will be contacted by May 18th, 2018

 

How to apply: Please email your cover letter and resume to Carrie Belanger, cbelanger@sourcesbc.ca.   Please include where you saw this job posting in your email. Thank you.

 

 

Summer Cultural Activity Coordinator – Temporary Part-TimeApril 25, 2018May 15, 2018Expand More Info

APRIL 25, 2018| EXTERNAL/INTERNAL JOB POSTING

COMPETITION NO. 18-42
Position: Summer Cultural Activity Coordinator (Temporary, 9 weeks duration)

Location: Sources Life Skills Centre

Hours: 30.5 hrs/ week (Monday-Friday)

We are looking for a Summer Cultural Activity Coordinator to join our Sources Life Skills Centre team! This individual must be organized, creative, and compassionate.

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Housing & Income Supports Worker – Part TimeApril 26, 2018May 15, 2018Expand More Info

APRIL 26, 2018| EXTERNAL/INTERNAL JOB POSTING

COMPETITION NO. 18-43
Position: Housing and Income Supports Worker – (Summer Student) P/T – 8 week contract

Location:  Newton Resource Centre – Surrey

Hours:  30hrs/wk, 4 days per week – total of 8 weeks

We are looking for a Housing and Income Support Worker to join our Sources Housing Team. This individual must be compassionate, self-managed and flexible.

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Summer Cafe Associate – Temporary Part TimeApril 26, 2018May 18, 2018Expand More Info

APRIL 26, 2018| EXTERNAL/INTERNAL JOB POSTING

COMPETITION NO. 18-45
Position: Summer Café Associate (Temporary, 8 weeks duration)

Location: Sources Connection Cafe (Front of South Surrey Rec Center)

Hours: 30 hrs/ week

We are looking for a Café Associate to join our Sources Connection Café team! This individual must be organized and creative.

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Summer Jnr. Admin Assistant – Temporary Part TimeApril 26, 2018May 18, 2018Expand More Info

APRIL 26, 2018| EXTERNAL/INTERNAL JOB POSTING

COMPETITION NO. 18-44
Position: Summer Jnr. Administrative Assistant (Temporary, 8 weeks duration)

Location: Sources Concierge ( Women’s Place )

Hours: 30  hrs/ week (Monday-Friday)

We are looking for a Summer Jnr. Administrative Assistant to join our Sources Concierge team! This individual must be organized, creative, and have some knowledge of administrative duties.

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