Peer Worker Posting: Night of Games

PEER WORKER – Night of Games (a Zoom project)

NOTICE OF CONTRACT CLOSING: Friday July 2, 2021

ONE Contract with the Consumer Initiative Fund – VCH 200 – 520 W 6th Avenue, Vancouver, BC V5Z 4H5 – up to 15 hours per month, 6-month contract

About the project and the role:  

“Night of Games” is a peer-led activity offered weekly on Thursdays from 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Participants have the opportunity to socialize, support their peers & have fun playing games!

Previous applicants can reapply.

We are looking for a team player with really good technical skills and a good knowledge of Zoom.

You would be collaborating with other contractors and team members running 2 hour game sessions for clients.  The games are trivia games such as Trivial Pursuit and Family Feud.

Primary responsibilities include hosting zoom sessions & troubleshooting when necessary. In addition, you would alternately lead games, help foster comradery & inclusivity, & have fun!

Should your application be selected there would be a trial run with our team to show you how the game sessions work, as well as see how you do in a team environment.

We look forward to hearing from you!

Qualifications: The successful individual will:

  • Have experience trouble shooting Zoom calls.
  •  Enjoy working with a team and a core group of clients.
  • Enjoy playing games.
  • Have personal experience receiving services within the mental health or substance use system (required).
  • Have access to a quiet workspace and a reliable computer and internet access.
  • Take initiative and demonstrate sound judgment and good interpersonal skills.
  • Have effective strategies for dealing with stress.
  • Be able to work cooperatively with staff, peers and family members.
  • Be able to work with a culturally diverse population.
  • Be able to present in a professional manner, and
  • Be empathetic, patient and supportive.

Duration of this Placement: 6 Months, with potential to renew. Pay and Hours: $20.00 an hour, up to 15 hours a month (including meetings) up to a maximum of $300 per month.

Start Date:  As soon as possible

Closing Date: Applications accepted until Friday July 2, 2021.

Please submit a resume and cover letter to:

Ian Sadler, CIF Coordinator and Sue Macdonald CI&I Coordinator

Ian.sadler@vch.ca and cc sue.macdonald@vch.ca


or by fax to Ian Sadler:  604-874-7661

Duration of this Placement: 6 Months, with potential to renew. Pay and Hours: $20.00 an hour, up to 15 hours a month (including meetings) up to a maximum of $300 per month.

Start Date:  As soon as possible

Closing Date: Applications accepted until Friday July 2, 2021.

Please submit a resume and cover letter to:

Ian Sadler, CIF Coordinator and Sue Macdonald CI&I Coordinator

Ian.sadler@vch.ca and cc sue.macdonald@vch.ca

or by fax to Ian Sadler:  604-874-7661

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