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:  

Women’s Support Worker

JOB HIGHLIGHT

You’ll use your knowledge and skills to support women, girls and femmes from various cultural communities, providing crisis support services with a wide array of emotional and practical work.

JOB SUMMARY

Reporting to the Community Based Response Program Manager, the Women’s Support Worker delivers direct services, as program demands require, in accordance with the BWSS Statement of Philosophy and Program Standards for Community-based Victim Service Program and BWSS Safety Changes Everything Outreach Program.

CLASSIFICATION

  • Part time position at 32 hours per week (Some evenings and weekends are required) with an hourly rate of $24.48;
  • This position requires union membership;
  • Preferential and limited hiring assist BWSS to achieve diverse an equitable representation in the workplace, and to recruit employees whose identities enrich the ways in which we accomplish our mission and serve the community. As a result, preference will be given to Indigenous women, Black women, racialized women, women who are disabled, femmes, and women from other equity seeking groups.

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 5pm on June 22, 2021. Respond via email to: Battered Women’s Support Services [email protected]. 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.