Women Support Worker, Casual (Yew)

Casual, on-call hours to support 24 hours 7 days per week operation; $21.50 per hour, BCGEU (Requires Union Membership)

Yew Transition House is part of a grass roots movement that bas been on the front line providing shelter, support, advocacy, and referrals to women and children subjected to violence and abuse. This is an exciting opportunity to join our team of experienced, compassionate staff to support and make a difference in the lives of women and children in our community.

What does it take to be a Women Support Worker? You are passionate about supporting women of all ages and backgrounds, have a feminist background, and have experience working with women and children who have experienced trauma. Knowledge of community resources, and/or post-secondary education in women's studies or a related field is considered an asset. A valid BC driver's license and access to a vehicle is required for this positiion.

Why work for Community Services? Along with competitive salaries, benefits and opportunity for professional growth, we truly make a difference in our community. We provide training for new whires to help them be successful in their roles at Yew.

CLICK HERE for a full job description, including qualifications. Interested applicants are urged to submit their resume and cover letter to eboese@sccss.ca, indicating which position you are applying for in the subject line. This competition will remain open until the position is filled.

We thank all candidates for their interest, however only those invited for interviews will be contacted.