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Employment Opportunities

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Working at S.H.I.F.T.

S.H.I.F.T. has been responding to the needs of our community since 2017.  Among our most important assets is our well qualified and passionate staff and volunteers.  They empower the individuals and families we serve to make a meaningful shift in their circumstances.  From our Board and Executive staff to our Leadership Team, and front-line service delivery team, S.H.I.F.T. is committed to delivering programming rooted in best practice solutions and providing outstanding service to our participants.

S.H.I.F.T. is committed to the communities we serve throughout South Simcoe.  As our community strengthens, each new day offers a chance for us to work together, pursue new opportunities and improve upon the past.  Through collaboration we establish strong relationships with our participants by learning about their situations and the challenges they face.  In doing so, we are better equipped to offer tangible solutions.  We continue to build our programming around the evolving needs of our community – and that puts us at the forefront of CHANGING LIVES.

S.H.I.F.T. is committed to providing services that are offer a safe, supportive, and nurturing environment, using the housing first approach, and focusing on a strengths-based approach.  We strive to deliver evidence-informed, culturally appropriate programming that employs consistent prevention and intervention approaches, including harm reduction strategy, trauma-informed care, and non-violent crisis intervention.

Every member of our team is valued and incredibly vital to S.H.I.F.T.  We are a passionate team and proud advocates for the people we serve!

Interested in a Student Placement?

S.H.I.F.T. regularly accepts students who are required by their college or university to complete a certain number of hours in their field of study in order to graduate.  


We're hiring!

Please read the job descriptions carefully and apply to the appropriate person(s) listed within the description. 


We are currently looking to fill positions for:

Shelter Support Worker

Outreach Workers

Youth Outreach Workers

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For more information about hiring and working within the Shelter team, contact our Emergency Overnight Shelter & Drop-In Program Coordinator here.


For more information about hiring and working within the outreach team, contact our Street & Community Outreach Program Coordinator here.

We're looking for Board Members!

We are currently looking to fill board positions with energetic and knowledgeable persons with diverse community involvement. Sought-After Competencies and Characteristics are:

- Social Service System Knowledge

- Financial Management, Accounting and Fundraising

- Governance, Compliance, and Risk Management

- Legal Expertise and Ethical Understanding

- Human Resources, Conflict Resolution and Relational Aptitude

- Cultural Intelligence and Members of Diverse Communities or Groups

- Activism, Government Relations, and Strategic Intellect

- Marketing and Communications

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