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Job Details

Canadian Mental Health Association Wood Buffalo

POSITION TITLE: Casual Peer Support Worker – 8 Positions

PROGRAM: Operations – Recovery Team

POSITION TYPE: Casual/Temporary 6-month contract with possibility to extend; start date of March 1, 2022.

HOURS: Shifts Vary- Full & Part Time casual contract positions available including days, nights, weekends; 24-hour operation. There will be 12 hour, 4 on/4 off shifts at $28/hour.

POSITION SUMMARY: The Peer Support Worker inspires recovery by joining forces with other members of the Recovery Team to help support the wellbeing of the client. They’re responsible for excellence in peer support competencies and provides peer support to individuals resulting in the delivery of positive, compassionate services and strengths-based problem-solving skills.  Individuals are required to provide support in a 24-hour, short term stay facility to any persons who are in mental health crisis.

REPORTS TO: Manager of Respite Centre






The COVID-19 vaccination is a job requirement and a condition of employment. Offers of employment will be conditional upon proof of full immunization against COVID-19 with a Health Canada approved vaccine or approved medical exemption prior to the candidates’ start date.

How to Apply

Candidates meeting the above criteria who wish to apply for this opportunity should email their cover letter and resume, in confidence, to: Manager of Operations, Tiffany Stagg,  [email protected].


Please submit applications by February 21st, 2022; expected start date is March 1st, 2022.


Canadian Mental Health Association Wood Buffalo is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity, equality, and inclusion. We thank every applicant for their interest, however, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.


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