Employment Opportunities

Antigonish Women’s Resource Centre & Sexual Assault Services Association

Employment Opportunity: Youth Program Coordinator, SRCE Schools

 

The Antigonish Women’s Resource Centre & Sexual Assault Services Association (AWRCSASA) is accepting applications for a Coordinator for our Healthy Relationships For Youth Program – a school-based, peer-facilitated, violence prevention program offered to schools in the Strait Region Centre for Education district.

 

The Program Coordinator will be responsible for the overall co-ordination of  the delivery of the Healthy Relationships For Youth Program in the Strait Region Centre for Education.  Specifically this will include:

  • working collaboratively with schools within the Strait Region Centre for Education
  • liaising with community and youth organizations
  • providing training to youth facilitators and classroom teachers in all participating schools
  • providing ongoing support to participating schools
  • program evaluation
  • curriculum and resource development

The successful candidate will have the following skills and qualifications:

  • An undergraduate degree in education, social work, or women’s studies
  • Experience in working with youth
  • Experience in community development.
  • A feminist analysis of social issues impacting youth of all genders
  • Strong facilitation skills
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Strong report writing skills and excellent inter-personal communication and networking skills
  • Proven ability to work independently, to take initiative, and to be accountable
    • Extensive travel within Antigonish, Guysborough, Inverness & Richmond Counties will be required. Starting date for the position is November 2018. This is a 35 hour per week position.
    • The Antigonish Women’s Resource Centre and Sexual Assault Services Association is committed to diversity and especially welcomes applications from visible minority group members, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, and members of sexual minority groups.
    • Applications will be reviewed starting October 26, 2018. The call for applications will stay open until a suitable candidate is found.
    • Resumes with a cover letter can be sent to Arwen Sweet: arwen@awrcsasa.ca

Antigonish Women’s Resource Centre & Sexual Assault Services Association

Employment Opportunity: Youth Program Coordinator, CSAP Schools

 

The Antigonish Women’s Resource Centre & Sexual Assault Services Association is accepting applications for a Coordinator for our Healthy Relationships for Youth Program – a school-based, peer-facilitated, violence prevention program offered to Conseil Scholaire Acadien Provincial (CSAP) schools in the Antigonish and Strait area.

The Program Coordinator will be responsible for the overall co-ordination of  the delivery of the Healthy Relationships for Youth Program.  Specifically this will include;

  • working collaboratively with CSAP schools in the area.
  • liaison with community and youth organizations.
  • providing training to youth facilitators and classroom teachers in all participating schools.
  • providing ongoing support to participating schools.
  • program evaluation.
  • curriculum and resource development.

 

The successful candidate will have the following skills and qualifications:

  • Bilingual with written and oral fluency in French.
  • An undergraduate degree in education, social work, or women’s studies.
  • Experience in working with youth.
  • Experience in community development.
  • A feminist analysis of social issues impacting youth of all genders.
  • Strong facilitation skills.
  • Excellent organizational skills.
  • Strong report writing skills and excellent inter-personal communication and networking skills.
  • Proven ability to work independently, to take initiative, and to be accountable.
    • Extensive travel within Antigonish, Inverness & Richmond Counties will be required. Starting date for the position is November 2018. This is a 24  hour per week position.
    • The Antigonish Women’s Resource Centre and Sexual Assault Services Association is committed to diversity and especially welcomes applications from visible minority group members, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, and members of sexual minority groups.
    • Applications will be reviewed starting October 26, 2018. The call for applications will stay open until a suitable candidate is found.
    • Resumes with a cover letter can be sent to Arwen Sweet: arwen@awrcsasa.ca

      Employment Opportunity for Registered Nurses with an Interest in Forensic Nursing

      The Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner Program has positions open for Sexual Assault Nurse Examiners.
      Qualifications:• Current registration with College of Registered Nurses of Nova Scotia (CRNNS).

      • Minimum of 2 years nursing experience.
      • Current CPR certification.
      • Exemplary professional judgment, interpersonal and communication skills.
      • Demonstrated ability to work independently.
      • Strong organizational skills, commitment to ongoing, self-directed learning and professional development required.
      • Demonstrated ability to deal with challenging and stressful situations.
      • Willingness to obtain SANE certification required once hired.
      • Valid driver’s license, access to a vehicle, and willingness to travel.

      • Knowledge about the impact of sexual violence on survivors is an asset.Independent SANE contract positions are on an on-call basis. A flexible schedule is required. We provide service to response sites within Pictou, Antigonish, Guysborough and Richmond counties. Must live no more than 60 to 90 minutes from response sites.Deadline for resumes and cover letters: Nov 16, 2018
      Only those applicants granted an interview will be contacted.Please send current resume with cover letter to:

      Heather Blackburn BScN, RN, SANE-A
      Coordinator SANE Program
      219 Main Street, Suite 204
      Antigonish, NS
      B2G 2C1

      Email: heather@awrcsasa.ca or felicia@awrcsasa.ca
      Phone: 863-6221 ext. 226 Fax: 863-0140

  • November 26, 2018
    • Creative Circle November 26, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm Antigonish Women's Resource Centre, 219 Main St, Antigonish, NS B2G 2C1, Canada
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    December 3, 2018
    • Creative Circle December 3, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm Antigonish Women's Resource Centre, 219 Main St, Antigonish, NS B2G 2C1, Canada
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    December 10, 2018
    • Creative Circle December 10, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm Antigonish Women's Resource Centre, 219 Main St, Antigonish, NS B2G 2C1, Canada
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    December 17, 2018
    • Creative Circle December 17, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm Antigonish Women's Resource Centre, 219 Main St, Antigonish, NS B2G 2C1, Canada
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    January 7, 2019
    • Creative Circle January 7, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm Antigonish Women's Resource Centre, 219 Main St, Antigonish, NS B2G 2C1, Canada
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    January 14, 2019
    • Creative Circle January 14, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm Antigonish Women's Resource Centre, 219 Main St, Antigonish, NS B2G 2C1, Canada
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