PEACE Child and Youth Program Coordinator (Full Time)


Type of Work: Part Time
JOB OPPORTUNITY: PEACE Child and Youth Program CoordinatorJob Title: PEACE Child and Youth Program Coordinator
Hours: Part-time 18.5 hours per week
Rate of Pay: $31.87 to $36.53 (Para-professional Wage Grid Level 13)
Start Date: Immediate
This position requires Union membership; accepted applicant will need to join BCGEU.
The employee is NOT required to use her automobile in the performance of her duties.

Job Summary:
This program provides individual and/or group counselling for children male or female ages 3 to 18 who have experienced sexual assault, violence or abuse.
Qualifications and Experience:
• Training and education in a directly related field including family systems and child development theories (e.g. Undergraduate degree in a related field and Children Who Witness Abuse Certificate, Early Childhood Education Certificate or other applicable Post-Secondary Education.)
• Must have sound knowledge and understanding in the area of violence against women and children from a feminist perspective.
• Background and skills should include a minimum of 2 years of recent supervised children’s counseling, or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
• Other assets would be: Art and play therapy experience, direct counseling experience with women who have experienced abuse, analysis and knowledge and training in trauma counseling, and Knowledge of First Nations Culture and Haida Gwaii communities.
• A satisfactory criminal record check is required.

For complete job description please contact:
To be considered, please submit cover letter, resume and 3 current references from supervisors.
mail: Haida Gwaii Society for Community Peace;
P.O. Box 811, Masset, B.C. V0T 1M0
hand deliver: 2132 Collison Avenue, (across from the Library)

PEACE Child and Youth Program Coordinator