Position title
Overnight Life Skills Coach - Permanent Housing

Are you patient, detailed and can model what it looks like to build a structure around nighttime routines? e4c is hiring Overnight Life Skills Coach for our Permanent Housing Program.  Life skills coach actively engages with residents to develop meaningful life skills that align with their own goals. You will build relationships with residents and model how to accomplish basic skills that support overall functioning while maintaining a clean and safe environment.

What you bring to the team:
  • You possess a diploma in the area of human services or a related field.
  • You bring 1+ years of related work experience with diverse communities with varying and complex priorities and needs.
  • You have a proven ability to foster a team environment.
  • You have working knowledge and experience with harm reduction, person-centered, trauma-informed, natural law, strength-based, collaborative, and/or solution-focused practice.
  • You are willing to work in a collaborative partnership person served to create positive outcomes.

Important work you will do at e4c:
  • Support residents to build structure and routines at nighttime including (but not limited to): cooking, sleep hygiene, conflict resolution, medication administration, healthy relationships, problem-solving, and the maintenance of a clean and safe environment.
  • Communicate and collaborate with Alberta Health Services staff and Life Skills team to ensure that work with residents aligns with their personal care plans.
  • Clean and maintain household to ensure compliance with all legislation and standards.
  • Inform and receive information from the Housing Program team regarding the progress of residents, changes in behavior, and challenges that residents may be experiencing.
  • Administer medication for all residents.
  • Maintain positive relationships with community stakeholders and act as a point of contact for the community during weekend nighttime hours.


Employment Type
Full-time, Overnight, Permanent Housing
Job Location
Working Hours
Overnight 4 shifts on 4 shifts off
Closing Date
April 27, 2024
Salary and Benefits

Competitive Salary
Professional Development Opportunities
Employee Family Assistance Program (EFAP)

Background Check Process & Requirements

Prior to successful employment with e4c, applicants are required to submit a Police Information Check with Vulnerable Sector Check and Intervention Record Check (IRC).

Please apply for your Police Intervention Check with Vulnerable Sector Search via your local RCMP detachment or Edmonton Police Service.

You are encouraged to apply for your Intervention Record Check immediately.  There is no cost to apply for an IRC. To access the IRC application form click below.  Please email your completed form  with picture ID to  CS-IRCrequest@gov.ab.ca



Please send a thoughtful cover letter and resume to careers@e4calberta.org.

Please include the position(s) title you are applying for in the subject line.


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Thank you for submitting your application and for your interest in e4c. Due to the volume of applications we receive, only individuals who have been shortlisted will be contacted.