EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

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Available positions: 

Shelter Support Worker - Temporary (Sutherland House)

Shelter Support Worker - Casual (Sutherland House)

Team Captain - Meals on Wheels (Volunteer)

 

SHELTER SUPPORT WORKER - TEMPORARY FULL TIME

SUTHERLAND HOUSE, FORT SMITH

Sutherland House is seeking a person to cover a term Fulltime day/evening position term May 28 to June 30 2020. Starting wage: $27.69/hr. The Crisis Support Worker provides supportive crisis intervention, case management and support, advocacy, and community referral to current and potential shelter residents. Additional duties include offering life skills assistance to residents, and helping with day-to-day operations of the shelter.

Candidate requirements:  

  • Maintain client and shelter confidentiality, safety, and security 

  • Be caring, empathetic, and compassionate 

  • Be able to assert clear professional boundaries 

  • Understand the dynamics of family violence 

  • Have awareness of barriers women face 

  • Be conscious of the impacts of violence on children who witness abuse 

  • Show knowledge of community resources 

 

Qualifications 

  • A degree, diploma, or certificate in Social work is desirable. 

  • Experience in supporting women and children experiencing family violence will be considered. 

 

Interested candidates can submit their resume and cover letter to: 

Shelter Manager
P.O. Box 879 Fort Smith, NT. X0E 0P0 Phone (867) 872-5925 / Fax (867)872-3398 

Email: shsupervisor@ywcanwt.ca 

YWCA NWT is an affirmative action employer. Only those candidates selected for interview will be contacted.

Closing Date: May 18, 2020  

SHELTER SUPPORT WORKER - CASUAL 

SUTHERLAND HOUSE, FORT SMITH

Sutherland House is seeking applicants for casual employment.  Starting wage: $20.86/hr

Candidate requirements:  

  • Maintain confidentiality 

  • Be caring, empathetic, and compassionate 

  • Be able to assert clear professional boundaries 

  • Have good oral and written communication skills 

  • Work well in a team environment 

  • Show integrity and tact in dealing with people 

  • Be available to cover 12-8, 4-12, 8-4 shifts 

 

Interested candidates can submit their resume and cover letter to: 

Shelter Manager
P.O. Box 879 Fort Smith, NT. X0E 0P0 Phone (867) 872-5925 / Fax (867) 872-3398 

Email: shsupervisor@ywcanwt.ca 

 

YWCA NWT is an affirmative action employer. Only those candidates selected for interview will be contacted.

Closing Date: May 18, 2020  

TEAM CAPTAIN - Meals on Wheels (Volunteer)

The Team Captain performs volunteer recruitment, provides training, prepares yearly schedules and accommodates shift changes, answers volunteers’ questions, does the deliveries if no one shows up on a day and liaises with Home Care on issues that arise.  The Team Captain will organize approximately 16 volunteers into teams and prepare delivery schedules.  There is an alternate team captain to fill in when the Captain is away. 

 

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Time commitment approximately 5 hours a month.If you are interested in this volunteer position please send a resume or overview of why you are interested to YWCA NWT Executive Director, Lyda Fuller: lyda@ywcanwt.ca

 
 
 

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