Victoria Women’s Transition House (VWTH) is looking for a dynamic, full-time (35 hours per week) Residential Programs Supervisor to join our evolving team.
We are a non-profit charity, providing emergency shelter, counselling and support services for women of all ages, with or without children, fleeing from intimate partner violence and abuse. We are a vibrant, collaborative community looking for exceptional people to help us grow as we work towards our mission of ending intimate partner violence.
Details of the Position: The Residential Programs Supervisor provides oversite of assigned outreach programs and staff, mainly within the residential context. May include other services mandated by contracts with provincial government ministries. Tasks to include support and supervision of program staff in the delivery of services. This position works to ensure effective program/service delivery consistent with organization mandate and policy, legal, contractual, budgetary and other requirements. Some of the key responsibilities:
Qualifications: Minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in an appropriate discipline (social work, psychology, counselling). The position requires a thorough knowledge of intimate partner violence, feminist perspective counselling approach. Extensive program development and supervisory experience in management in a unionized environment is an asset. The successful candidate will have:
This position supports an essential service working with direct client contact and requires satisfactory completion of a criminal records search, TB test and Standard First Aid Certificate.
To apply, please visit our careers page:
We are committed to recruiting a diverse workforce that represents the communities we serve, while encompassing the principles of equity, inclusion and diversity. We encourage applications from persons of color, Indigenous Peoples, persons with disabilities, people of all gender expressions and sexual orientations.
If you require an accommodation in order to participate in the recruitment process, please connect with our Human Resources Manager, at 250.592.2927 Ext. 224 for follow-up.
It is with much respect to the Lkwungen and SENĆOŦEN speaking peoples of the W̱SÁNEĆ, Esquimalt, and Songhees Nations, on whose traditional territories the Victoria Women’s Transition House Society is located, that we make this acknowledgement with the expressed shared hope to live in communities free of intimate partner violence.