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A Life-Changing Career at UGM

Career Opportunities

Why UGM?

Our diverse team is passionate, professional, and called to make a difference. We desire to learn, grow, and connect with each other with humility and humour. We build employee resilience, support professional development, and ensure a fun and caring workplace.

Working at UGM is life-changing – for both our staff and for those we serve.

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Who are we?

We are Christ-Centered and demonstrate Jesus Christ's love for all people.

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What do we do?

We help overcome poverty, homelessness, and addiction in communities across Metro Vancouver.

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How do we do it?

We do everything with integrity, excellence, and care for one another.

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Our Job Opportunities

Cook

Department / Branch: Housing & Support Services / Kitchen

Job Commitment: Permanent, Part-Time

Location: 601 East Hastings St, Vancouver

The Opportunity

Are you a self-motivated and creative individual with culinary expertise? As Cook you will provide meals and snacks for our guests, residents, and staff daily and in accordance with the high standards established by Union Gospel Mission. You will work alongside other cooks and our volunteers.

You may encounter Community members in crisis situations, brought about by diverse problems. There will be other staff nearby to assist as required. 

The start wage for this position is $19.50 per hour.  This is a Permanent, Part-time (52.5 hours bi-week) position, working 3 days...

Support Worker (Overnight), Sanctuary Housing

Department / Branch: Programs / Women’s Recovery & Housing

Job Commitment: Permanent, Part-Time

Location: 616 East Cordova, Vancouver

The Opportunity

Do you enjoy providing emotional and relational support, encouraging others in their faith? Do you excel at administrative tasks as well as developing excellent rapport with others? Are you able to multi-task; work well under pressure; work collaboratively in a team; and function independently? If so, this might be a great fit! In this position you will use your well-developed interpersonal skills to greet and assist program tenants, participants, and community members, handling tenant inquiries and concerns in a timely manner and providing problem-solving as needed. You...

Activities & Spiritual Care Coordinator

Department / Branch: Programs / Women’s Recovery & Housing

Job Commitment: Auxiliary, Full-Time

Location: 616 East Cordova, Vancouver

The Opportunity

Do you want to make a positive difference in the lives of women by providing trauma-informed, women-centered cultural, spiritual and emotional care? Are you passionate about creating and coordinating Indigenous program development and execution, as well as training for staff and volunteers? Are you a mature Christian women who is flexible, a spiritual leader, and possesses a strong diversity and empowerment mindset? If so, we have a role that you might really enjoy! You will play a key role providing active recovery support, meetings and spiritual leadership, offering prayer...

Ministry Support Worker #018

Department / Branch: Programs / Hastings Chaplaincy & Outreach

Job Commitment: Auxiliary, Full-Time

Location: 601 East Hastings St, Vancouver

The Opportunity

Do you have strong interpersonal skills and enjoy building relationships?  Do you desire to show the love of Jesus, intentionally connecting with our DTES community members by listening, praying and providing hope?  Are you adaptable, client-centered, collaborative, and service-oriented?  Then we may have an opportunity for you. 

We are looking for Ministry Support Workers on our Hastings Chaplaincy and Outreach team.  This position involves ministering to the men and women living in the neighborhood of the Hastings facility.  The job may include making referrals for...

Ministry Support Worker #011

Department / Branch: Programs / Hastings Chaplaincy & Outreach

Job Commitment: Auxiliary, Part-Time

Location: 601 East Hastings St, Vancouver

The Opportunity

Do you have strong interpersonal skills and enjoy building relationships?  Do you desire to show the love of Jesus, intentionally connecting with our DTES community members by listening, praying, and providing hope?  Are you adaptable, client-centered, collaborative, and service-oriented?  Then we may have an opportunity for you.  We are looking for a Ministry Support Worker on our Hastings Chaplaincy and Outreach team. 

This position involves ministering to the men and women living in the neighborhood of the Hastings facility.  The job may include making referrals for...

Boutique Sales Associate

Department / Branch: Community Engagement & Social Enterprise / Found Boutique

Job Commitment: Auxiliary, Part-Time

Location: New Westminister

The Opportunity

Does sharing your love of fashion and bargains inspire you? Does part-time work suit your life/work balance? Would you like to be part of a fledgling social enterprise and help shape its success? Your excellent people skills along with great customer service and amazing fashion sense would be a perfect fit for our Found boutique.  Come join a like-minded team working at our new consignment store in New Westminster.

You may come into contact with clients in crisis situations, brought about by diverse problems.  There will be other staff nearby to assist as required. 

Th...

Shift Supervisor – Shelter Worker

Department / Branch: Programs / Hastings Chaplaincy & Outreach

Job Commitment: Auxiliary, Full-Time

Location: 601 East Hastings St, Vancouver

The Opportunity

Do you have a personal and growing relationship with Jesus Christ, and have a desire to work with the Downtown Eastside community?  Are you adaptable, collaborative, and service oriented?  Do you want to play a role in developing and maintaining a healthy culture, providing spiritual leadership, and support for our Hastings facility guests and staff? If yes, we are looking for a Shift Supervisor – Shelter Worker, who is responsible for assisting the Hastings Chaplaincy Supervisor.

You will be helping to provide vision for the ministry programs and spiritual leadership for...

Ministry Support Workers

Department / Branch: Programs / Women & Families Outreach

Job Commitment: Auxiliary, On-Call

Location: 616 East Cordova, Vancouver

The Opportunity

Do you have strong interpersonal and collaboration skills? Do you enjoy building positive relationships with women in the Downtown Eastside? Are you adaptable, client-centered, and service-oriented?  Then we may have an opportunity for you.  We are seeking Ministry Support Workers, who are responsible for assisting the Women & Families Outreach Team in ministering to marginalized women living in the neighbourhood of the Cordova facility. In this position you may be assisting with referrals, program activities, material needs of the women, and other tasks the women, and their...

Support Worker, Sanctuary

Department / Branch: Programs / Women’s Recovery & Housing

Job Commitment: Auxiliary, On-Call

Location: 616 East Cordova, Vancouver

The Opportunity

Are you adaptable and collaborative, desiring to help wherever and whenever needed? Are you client-centered and service-oriented in your interactions with others? Do you have strong interpersonal skills and enjoy building positive relationships with marginalized women in the Downtown Eastside? If yes, then read on!

In this position you will be responsible for assisting in the care of women, with or without babies, who enter the Sanctuary Stabilization Program by ensuring they have a safe and clean place to find direction and assistance. You may be making referrals for...

Support Worker, Sanctuary

Department / Branch: Programs / Women’s Recovery & Housing

Job Commitment: Permanent, Full-Time

Location: 616 East Cordova, Vancouver

The Opportunity

Are you adaptable and collaborative, desiring to help wherever and whenever needed? Are you client-centered and service-oriented in your interactions with others? Do you have strong interpersonal skills and enjoy building positive relationships with marginalized women in the Downtown Eastside? If yes, then read on! In this position you will be responsible for assisting in the care of women, with or without babies, who enter the Sanctuary Stabilization Program by ensuring they have a safe and clean place to find direction and assistance. You may be making referrals...

Contact Information

Have questions? Contact us at careers@ugm.ca or call us at 604-215-5430