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- Sexual Abuse Intervention (SAIP) Counsellor
- Agency / Organization
- Alberni Community & Women's Services Society
- Contact name
- Ellen Frood
- Executive Director
- 3082 3rd Avenue
- Port Alberni
- British Columbia
- Postal Code
- V9Y 2A5
- Job Posting Permanent Full-Time
Sexual Abuse Intervention Program (SAIP) Counsellor
Alberni Community & Women’s Services is seeking a full-time Sexual Abuse Intervention Counsellor. This position supports children and youth that have been sexually assaulted and/or abused, are victims of sexual exploitation, are at high risk of exploitation, and/or who may not have disclosed abuse but may exhibit signs of abuse.
Start Date: tbd
Site: Located at the 3rd Avenue office of the agency
Hours: 8:30 am – 4:30 pm with an unpaid hour for lunch
Skills: The successful candidate will provide individual and/or group counselling and support to children and youth between the ages of 3 and 18. Using a variety of methodologies (CBT, Art &Play Therapy, and Psycho-educational tools), you will assist these children to heal from trauma.
We are looking for a candidate who:
• Brings diversity to our team
• Has a strong understanding of trauma, its effects, and appropriate
• Has proven skills and experience working with vulnerable children and
• Has proven skills in building and maintaining relationships with
• Believes strongly in a social justice approach to client service
• Is well organized and capable of working independently within a larger
Education: Masters Degree in Social Work, Child and Youth Care or related discipline, plus 4 years direct experience
Salary: HSA union Grid 16, level 1
NOTE – this position is subject to funding approval
This position requires Union Membership
Apply: If you are interested in being part of this exciting program, please send a Cover Letter and Resume, detailing how your education and experience make you the ideal candidate, to: firstname.lastname@example.org by noon August 9, 2019
Only Candidates being considered will be contacted.
- (250) 724-7111
- Closing Date