Posting: Women’s Information & Safe Home Transition House Worker

Women’s Information & Safe Home Transition House Worker

Part-Time Term Position

Hours: 9.75 per week

Location: Family Dynamix, Frater Landing, Lower Level, (Women’s Centre)

Start date:  September 3, 2019 or sooner

End date:  March 1, 2020

Shift schedule: Flexible days, evenings and weekends as require

Duties:  The Women’s Information and Safe Home Transition House Worker is part of a team of staff that provides support to women and their children who have experienced or who are at risk of abuse, threats or violence. The Safe Home Transition House Workers provide direct service to support clients during regularly scheduled hours, maintain temporary, safe and supportive accommodation, transportation, education, crisis intervention, referrals, and advocacy, follow- up support and community collaboration and awareness.

Qualifications: A Grade 12 diploma, along with excellent verbal and written communication skills, and some knowledge of women’s issues with a feminist perspective. A valid B.C. driver’s license is essential, a reliable vehicle and has the time and willingness to receive some training in program-specific work, as required, prior to the onset of employment. This position requires union membership. Pursuant to provincial legislation, the applicant must agree to undergo a criminal records investigation.

Application Process:

Submit a resume and cover letter to: Purnima Gosavi, Director of Program Management, Family Dynamix.

Email: pgosavi@familydynamix.ca

Address: Box 2289, Invermere, B.C., V0A 1K0,

Application Deadline: 4:00 p.m., September 3, 2019