QomQem Tent Coordinator and Outreach Worker

Tent Coordinator and Outreach Worker

QomQem Coastal Connections is a grassroots Indigenous-led outreach program that developed in partnership with Peers Victoria Resources Society. We offer harm reduction and health care services to Indigenous peoples who are unhoused, precariously housed, and who may be using substances and/or alcohol. As a team that celebrates diversity, we welcome our relatives and allies from diverse backgrounds, sexualities, genders, abilities, beliefs, and identities. This position is posted for 28-35 hours per week, depending on candidates preference. The rate of pay for the tent coordinator position $28 to $32 per hour, depending on experience. The position is funded until March 31, 2024 with the possibility of funding renewal. This position will be focused on organizing, ordering and offering Indigenous harm reduction services at the Indigenous pop-up tent on Pandora 2-3 times a week. This position will also be offering Indigenous outreach 1-2 times a week to supportive housing sites and encampments in Lekwungen and WSANEC territories. Job Description