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Company Name:
Calgary Communities Against Sexual Abuse
Approximate Salary:
Not Specified
Location:
Calgary, Alberta
Country:
Canada
Industry:
Social Services
Position type:
Full Time
Experience level:
Less than 2 years
Education level:
Bachelor's Degree

Sexual Violence Educator

Calgary Communities Against Sexual Abuse (CCASA) is the primary sexual violence service provider for Calgary and surrounding areas. CCASA is seeking a full-time Sexual Violence Educator to join our Education and Training Services. This individual will provide education to elementary school aged children, teachers and parents on child sexual abuse through the “Who Do You Tell?”™ Program and other parent focused curriculum.  The successful candidate will have an opportunity to work in upstream primary education, making a significant difference in the lives of children and families, and as part of the larger dynamic CCASA Education team.  Educators also provide support, crisis intervention and advocacy to individuals who have experienced or have been impacted by sexual abuse/assault through the CCASA phone line and Calgary Sexual Assault Response Team.

 

 Responsibilities of the Sexual Violence Educator include:

 

  • Delivery and facilitation of CCASA’s Child sexual abuse education programs including all aspects of the “Who Do You Tell?”™ (child sexual abuse education) Program, including parent information evenings, teacher in-services, student presentations etc.
  • Responding to disclosures of abuse/assault in a professional, supportive manner, including assessing for risk and reporting to Child and Family Service authorities when required
  • Working collaboratively with schools and management of those relationships
  • Providing crisis support, (safety planning and risk assessments) information, advocacy and referrals to children and families
  • Participating in creative and effective outreach and program development activities

 

Qualifications of the successful applicant must include:

 

  • A degree in social/human services and 1-2 years’ experience
  • Possess an anti-oppressive/feminist analysis of sexual violence   
  • An understanding and comfort with issues related to sexual violence
  • Crisis intervention and assessment skills
  • Flexibility and adaptability to changing demands and client groups
  • Ability to work autonomously, take initiative, and have strong self-reflection skills
  • Strong public speaking, facilitation and community development skills

 

**Successful applicant will be required to work some evenings and weekends.  As this position entails working in various locations throughout Calgary and surrounding areas, access to a reliable vehicle is necessary. 

 

CCASA recognizes that Calgary is a very diverse city and we are committed to reflecting that diversity in our organization. We invite qualified applicants from all backgrounds to apply.

 

E-mail, mail or fax resumes with cover letters and salary expectations by 5:00 pm, May 31, 2019 to:

 

Director of Education and Training Services

910 – 7th Avenue SW (Northland Building), Calgary, AB T2P-3N8

Fax: (403) 264-8355

Email:  [email protected]

www.calgarycasa.com 

No Phone Calls or Follow-Up E-mails Please

Thank you for your interest, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. 

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