Jobs at BWSS

BWSS is a feminist ending violence organization with an entrepreneurial spirit known its commitment to creating and implementing programs and services that empower women from all walks of life. BWSS is known for its inclusionary hiring practices. We offer the opportunity to work within an accomplished team making a difference every day on the frontline and beyond.

The following positions are currently available: 

Children and Youth Counsellor and Violence Prevention Coordinator

Position Summary

As part of the BWSS Counselling Program, the Children’s Counsellor is responsible for providing counselling services to children between the ages of three and eighteen years of age, who have witnessed violence against their mothers or have experienced violence/ abuse themselves.  Provides parenting information and support for mothers regarding the impacts on their children of witnessing and experiencing violence/abuse. Lead and coordinate public education on gender-based violence, specifically dating violence in youth relationships providing information and resources to youth in schools, and community organizations.

Classification:

  • Part-time position at 32 hours per week (Additional evenings and weekends may be required) with an hourly rate of $33.17
  • This position requires union membership
  • Wages and benefits as per the collective agreement
  • As a bona fide job requirement, this position will be held by a woman or femme

Application Process:

If you seek the opportunity to commit to an organization engaged in making a real difference in the lives of children and women in our community, please send your resume by 5 pm on March 8, 2021. Respond via email to: Battered Women’s Support Services endingviolence@bwss.org. No phone calls, please.

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Every week a woman in Canada is killed by her intimate partner. BWSS is working to change that.