Join SOWINS and become part of a dynamic group of women providing essential services for women and children who have experienced abuse or violence.
We offer competitive wages and a top-notch benefits package for eligible employees.
Applications indicating the position you are applying for may be emailed to: firstname.lastname@example.org unless the posting requests otherwise.
Please be aware that we only hire when positions are posted.
Regular Part Time 24 hours/ week
External Posting Date: May 18- 28, 2017
(H.S.A. UNION POSITION)
This position averages 24 hours per week, 9 am – 5 pm Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and 9 am – 12 noon Monday or Friday at the Administration offices of SOWINS. Wage rate per Grid Level 14 Collective Agreement ($22.93 – $26.69). Extended benefits available after probation period.
• Degree in a related Human / Social Service field
• Three years recent related experience including workshop facilitation skills, administrative skills including supervision skills, and experience working with women who have experienced violence and/or abuse.
How to Apply:
Please send an email stating your desire to fill this position and describe any relevant training, experience or special skills that you have to: email@example.com
All qualified applicants are welcome to apply. Those short-listed will be contacted.
Letters of application and resumes should speak directly to the requirements of the position.
DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS:
12:00 NOON on May 28, 2017
Closing Date: None – this is a continuous posting
These are casual positions with potential to lead to part-time and/or full-time positions as Transition House Workers and Women’s Support Workers at Transition House.
The Transition House is a residential setting for women and their children who have experienced or are at risk of abuse or violence.
•Diploma in a related human / social service field
•One year recent experience in the area of violence against women
•Ability to provide supportive counseling
•Valid Class 5 BC Drivers License with good driving record.
•Acceptable criminal record check
•Valid First Aid certificate
•Must be physically able to do general household chores; and be able to deal with ongoing crisis situations.
•Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
•Second Language and / or good working knowledge of cultural diversity an asset
Wage Rate: $17.47 Transition House Worker
$18.66 Women’s Support Worker
HOW TO APPLY:
Please send a resume and a letter telling us why you are interested in supporting women and their children who have experienced violence or abuse, and why you would like to be a part of our team.
Send your application to: firstname.lastname@example.org
See also Volunteer Opportunities for other ways to help us in our work for women and children.