We are a woman’s first point of contact.
We are the people that answer their call when they need help, we are the people that answer the doors with a friendly smile, and often, we are the ones with whom women share stories they haven’t told their closest friend.
We exist to further non-violent relationships and environments for women with or without children. Our vision is a world where women and children are safe and free from abuse in their environments and relationships.
Being part of WIN House means something. WIN House is about compassion, respect, and empowerment. We’re here when clients need us most. Join us and act.
CRISIS INTERVENTION WORKER
Temporary P/T Overnight POSITION – WIN II
Throughout Edmonton and area, for nearly five decades, WIN House has given women and children of
all ages and cultures a safe space.
The Crisis Intervention Worker (CIW) provides support to women and children, operates the crisis line, is responsible for information sharing, case file management, and attends to the safe operation of the house. The CIW provides shelter orientation, support, and crisis intervention from an empathic and non-judgmental stance to all individuals seeking service.
Qualifications include the completion of/working towards a diploma/degree in Human Services, and three years experience working with women and children experiencing family violence who may have
The ideal candidate will have an organized and compassionate approach, strong teamwork skills, and a commitment to developing positive supporting relationships.
Additional requirements include excellent communication skills, the ability to collaborate and work effectively with others and demonstrated assessment, problem solving, and critical thinking skills.
Knowledge of harm reduction principles and practices, violence against women, danger assessment, safety planning, trauma-informed care, and harm reduction are also essential.
This temporary position is scheduled from 11:30pm to 7:30am a minimum of four days per week on a two-week rotation.
The starting hourly wage is $26.41.
The successful candidate will be required to submit a Criminal Record Check, a current Child Welfare check, hold a current First Aid Certificate and must be willing to sign an Oath of Confidentiality.
E-mail cover letter and resume by July 5, 2021, to Human Resources at HR@winhouse.org
WIN House is committed to an equitable, diverse, and inclusive workforce.
We welcome applications from all qualified persons. We encourage First Nations, Métis, and Inuit persons; members of visible minority groups; persons with disabilities; persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity and expression; and all those who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas and the organization to apply.
WIN House has been fortunate to receive wonderful support from the community. We appreciate the outstanding commitment of Edmontonians to make sure that women and children seeking refuge from abuse have a place to go. We have many groups and individuals that continually support us by giving their time and resources to ensure we can continue doing the good work we do. Among these are Rohit Communities, Acklands-Grainger, IT Masters, Scotiabank, BOMA Edmonton, Global Edmonton’s Give Me Shelter campaign and many more.
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