Program Lead 1 - Yew and Thyme Transition Houses


The Program Lead 1 works in collaboration with the Program Lead 2 to oversee the day-to-day operations (2 weekdays and Saturday-Sunday) of Yew Transition House and Thyme Second Stage Programs and creates an environment where women and children participants are supported and have access to programming to support their goals.

What does it take to be the Program Lead 1 - Yew and Thyme Transition Houses?
You have a post-secondary degree in counselling or social work, plus two years of related experience or the equivalent in education and experience, along with one year of management or supervisory experience. You have a solid understanding of the systemic issues that need to be addressed in order to decrease violence against women and children.

About Community Services
Sunshine Coast Community Services Society is a community-based organization that has been providing services for people on the Sunshine Coast since 1974. Our history is one of caring, commitment and flexibility. We provide services through more than 30 programs all along the Coast in four key areas - Community Action and Engagement; Together Against Violence; Child and Family Counselling; and Family, Youth and Children's Services. Our core values are those of social justice, inter-dependence, diversity, compassion, and respect. We are looking for staff who share our values and are passionate about making a difference in their community

Why work for Community Services?
SCCSS offers competitive transparent wages, a variety of paid leaves, and employer contributed MPP plan. Paid leave includes 3 weeks’ vacation during the first year, up to 4 weeks sick leave, and 1-week special leave.  SCCSS offers opportunities for professional growth and to truly make a difference in the community

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This job requires an on-site presence.