Employment

Shelter workers – 2 positions
Sutherland House – Fort Smith

Sutherland House is a shelter in Fort Smith for women and children fleeing abuse or who have nowhere else to go.

Skills and experience required:

  • Caring, empathetic, compassionate
  • Knowledge of community resources and advocate for client-identified needs
  • Ability to maintain client and shelter confidentiality, safety and security
  • Ability to assert clear professional boundaries
  • Awareness of barriers women face and dynamics of family violence
  • Knowledgeable of the impacts of violence on children who witness abuse
  • Good oral and written communication skills
  • Work well in a team environment

Qualifications required

  • Degree, diploma, or certificate in Social Work is desirable.
  • Experience supporting women and children experiencing family violence is preferable.
  • Clear criminal records check required

2 positions available.

Position 1: Full time, Tuesday – Saturday 11:00am – 7:00pm

Position 2: Full time, 7-3/7-4 rotation Day/Evening shift work

Starting wage: $27.01/hour

Submit resume and cover letter to:

Sutherland House Supervisor
P.O. Box 879, Fort Smith, NT X0E 0P0
Phone (867) 872-5925 Fax (867) 872-3398
shsupervisor@ywcanwt.ca