We are always interested in adding talented and capable people to our team. If you are interested in working in addictions, support a Harm Reduction philosophy, and have a minimum of two years of post-secondary education in a relevant field, please apply.

Other requirements may vary, but Alpha House is a 24-hour facility and your availability to work nights and weekends is required.

Casual Addiction Support Worker (On-going recruitment)

We welcome new applications from individuals who are interested in working with us as Addiction Support Workers – Casual Staff. Our Casual Staff are important and key to the overall functioning of the agency.

If interested in receiving more information on the Addiction Support Worker – Casual Staff job description, requirements and applying for a Casual Staff position, please contact or send us your cover letter and resume, Attn: Human Resource Generalist, to careers@alphahousecalgary.com,  or call Administration at 403-237-8341.

Addiction Support Worker: Casual Staff Position


  • Available for shift work, evening, over-night, weekends and holidays
  • Able to work well within a team environment


  • A Bachelor or Diploma in Social Work or a related social service field or, at minimum, with transferable course work towards a university diploma or degree
  • A working understanding of addictions and harm reduction and related competencies
  • A working understanding and skill level in trauma, crisis assessment, and intervention


  • Knowledge of community and referral resources
  • Knowledge and work experience in addictions, mental health
  • Aboriginal people and people of diversity are encouraged to apply

Submit with cover letter and resume to Adam, Human Resource Generalist at careers@alphahousecalgary.com