We’re Hiring!

Working at Battered Women’s Support Services means making real change in the lives of women, we are currently hiring for the following positions:

Staff Lawyer

Battered Women’s Support Services (“BWSS”) is seeking a visionary, exceptional and energetic part-time Staff Lawyer. The Staff Lawyer provides legal information, advocacy, advice and representation to women dealing with legal issues at the intersection of gender violence and family law recognizing that legal issues routinely extend into other areas of the law including immigration, criminal, and child welfare. The Staff Lawyer reports to the Manager of Legal Services and Advocacy.

View the Staff Lawyer job posting here.

Employment Counsellor

Battered Women’s Support Services is a feminist ending violence organization with an entrepreneurial spirit, and a commitment to creating and implementing programs and services that empower women from all walks of life.  Right now, we seek an accomplished professional to join our Employment Program Team and undertake a broad mandate that includes social change, to address gender inequalities and ultimately to end violence against girls and women, through providing feminist decolonizing, intersectional based programs for women survivors of gender based violence.  Specifically, you will work within a multidisciplinary team to ensure an effective response for women who are dealing with the impacts of violence and abuse in collaboration with our matrix of support services and external resources.

View the Employment Counsellor job posting here.

 

Indigenous Women’s Cultural Support Worker

Battered Women’s Support Services is seeking an accomplished professional to join our Indigenous Women’s Program team as the project coordinator for Healing Ourselves Healing Our Communities and undertake a broad mandate that includes social change, to address gender inequalities and ultimately to end violence against Indigenous girls and women, through providing decolonizing and feminist intersectional based support/group work for Indigenous women survivors of gender based violence. Specifically, you will work within a multidisciplinary team to ensure an effective response for Indigenous women who are dealing with the impacts of violence and abuse in collaboration with our matrix of support services and external resources.

View the Indigenous Women’s Cultural Support Worker job posting here.