Company Name:
YW Calgary
Approximate Salary:
Not Specified
Location:
Calgary, Alberta
Country:
Canada
Industry:
Social Services
Position type:
Part Time
Experience level:
Less than 2 years
Education level:
Certification
www.ywcalgary.ca
ID
5992
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Crisis Line Data Support (.75 FTE)

CRISIS LINE AND DATA SUPPORT (.75 FTE FRIDAY TO SUNDAY), SHERIFF KING SHELTER

With an approach of professional calm you can support women and their children during times of crisis. Your empathetic and non-judgmental approach allows you to provide a calm first point of contact. You also know your way around databases and records, providing accurate and organized admin work.  We take our work seriously but not ourselves so a sense of humour and joy in life is a must.

 

WHAT MOVES YOU

  • Sometimes this can feel like big, heavy work and you get fulfillment from celebrating small wins, staying positive knowing it will lead to change
  • Working from a strengths based approach that addresses the whole person
  • Affecting positive change by offering inclusive, non-judgmental low barrier services for women

WHAT YOU’LL DO

  • Answer crisis line calls on 24 hour crisis line and respond wo women’s inquiries
  • Provide support, crisis intervention, community referrals and  information
  • Complete call contact reports and data entry of current clients
  • Manage the scheduling of front line staff for the Shelter program, insuring that all shifts are appropriately covered

WHAT YOU’VE DONE

  • Human Services related diploma or degree
  • Minimum two years experience working in the field of violence against women
  • Minimum two years experience in data entry and data collection
  • Experience working with social services data collection tools
  • Strong communication skills
  • Be able to demonstrate creative problem-solving skills

If you want to work to change lives, we want to meet you.

 

Please check out our website for a full job description:

Competition Number: 2017121

www.ywcalgary.ca/work-with-us
Apply today with covering letter, salary expectations and resume to [email protected]