Employment Opportunity: Dari/Pashtu Speaking Career Advisor – Axis Employment Program for Visible Minority Women Survivors of Violence (1 position available)
Status: Grant Part-Time, (21 hours / week), until March 31, 2026; Applicant must be a resident of Victoria, BC / (Vancouver Island) surrounding area
Location: a combination of in-person and virtual service delivery in designated regions; virtual services across British Columbia
YWCA Metro Vancouver’s Axis program provides employment services for immigrant or newcomer women who are survivors of violence, trauma or abuse. Axis offers participants with supportive, one-to-one pre-employment services in a first language to prepare them to enter into the labour market and build readiness to further employment or training services such as WorkBC. The staff team will be situated in regions across BC (e.g., Metro Vancouver, Vancouver Island, Northern BC, Central Okanagan) and will deliver virtual services across the Province and offer in-person services as appropriate. Under the general supervision of the Axis Program Manager, the Career Advisor will work mainly in a virtual environment, with a small team of six Career Advisors across BC.
Consider joining our committed team of staff and being part of an inclusive and rewarding workplace. Candidates are invited to send cover letters and resumes by March 31,2023 to:
Devi Sharma, Program Manager Axis email: firstname.lastname@example.org
We thank all who apply, but only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. All employment will be decided on the basis of qualifications, merit, and business need. For more information about this and other YWCA Metro Vancouver career opportunities, please visit ywcavan.org.