Join Our Team!!
*Counsellor Full Time Position Available. Apply today!*
The Counsellor is a full time position. The Counsellor reports to the Executive Director and is responsible for one on one counselling for Children, Youth and Adult survivors of sexual violence and their families.
Primary responsibilities are providing direct services to clients within policies and procedures established by the Centre.
a. Attend relevant community meetings
b. Adhere to CBO directives and follow Centre policy
c. Work harmoniously, in a team environment, with board members, staff, volunteers, community agencies, and general public.
d. Maintain excellence of service to clients
e. Keep accurate and up-to-date records
f. Maintain Confidentiality
g. Travel to surrounding communities to provide counselling services
Qualifications & Competencies:
– Bachelors Degree in Social Work or other Human Services Field
-Offer support and counseling to Survivors of sexual assault and their families and significant others
-Act as an advocate on clients behalf.
-Keep updated on law reform, current events, techniques and developments regarding sexual assault.
-Follow board policies and decisions.
-Attend Annual General Meeting
-Account to Executive Director for quality of work.
-Assist with volunteer programs as required.
– Be on call and act as back-up for volunteers as required.
– Assist with preparation, publication and distribution of educational material to community agencies, volunteers, students, membership and general public.
– Assist with planning and participate in fund-raising activities for the Centre.
-Valid Criminal Record Check with Vulnerable Sector Search
-Valid Drivers License
-Ability to travel
Skills And Abilities
Business Equipment and Computer Applications
– Word processing
– Computer use
– Job task planning and organizing
– Critical thinking
– Decision making
– Working with others
– Oral communication
Type of Establishment Experience
– Community-based agency
How To Apply? Please forward your cover letter and resume to:
Contact: Amber Stewart- Executive Director