Harmony House

Women's Shelter

Job Opportunities

Harmony House - Women's Advocate

Position Type: Full-Time Permanent
Job Region: ON – Ottawa Area
Location(s): Ottawa
Years Experience: 3-5
Full-Time Permanent Position
Responsibilities:
  • Performs all duties reflecting a commitment to feminist principles of woman-positive, anti-racist, anti-oppressive service delivery
  • Participates in Interviews, screening and selection of residents to live at Harmony House
  • Provides individual and group support based on the needs and goals of women living at or using the services of Harmony House
  • Provides supportive, non-directive counselling and crisis intervention as necessary
  • Works as a member of the team providing house coverage and community development
  • Contributes to the development and enactment of policies, procedures and goals of the program
  • Advocates for survivors of violence both on an individual level and within larger social systems
  • Some evenings may be required
Qualifications:
  • Experience in front-line anti-violence work
  • Feminist, anti-racist/anti-oppressive analysis of violence against women and their children
  • Strong knowledge of community resources available to survivors of violence
  • Oral and written fluency in English required, and oral and written fluency in French and other languages an asset
Harmony House is committed to Employment Equity and as such encourages applications from Aboriginal women, World Majority women (women of colour), Francophone women and lesbians.
While we thank all those who apply, only those invited for an interview will be contacted.

Valid Driver’s License
Current First Aid CPR
No phone calls, please.
Compensation Type: Salary with benefits

Please submit your cover letter and resume citing “Women Advocate” in the subject line to [email protected]

Job Opportunities

Harmony House - Women's Advocate

Position Type: Full-Time Permanent
Job Region: ON – Ottawa Area
Location(s): Ottawa
Years Experience: 3-5
Full-Time Permanent Position
Responsibilities:
  • Performs all duties reflecting a commitment to feminist principles of woman-positive, anti-racist, anti-oppressive service delivery
  • Participates in Interviews, screening and selection of residents to live at Harmony House
  • Provides individual and group support based on the needs and goals of women living at or using the services of Harmony House
  • Provides supportive, non-directive counselling and crisis intervention as necessary
  • Works as a member of the team providing house coverage and community development
  • Contributes to the development and enactment of policies, procedures and goals of the program
  • Advocates for survivors of violence both on an individual level and within larger social systems
  • Some evenings may be required
Qualifications:
  • Experience in front-line anti-violence work
  • Feminist, anti-racist/anti-oppressive analysis of violence against women and their children
  • Strong knowledge of community resources available to survivors of violence
  • Oral and written fluency in English required, and oral and written fluency in French and other languages an asset
Harmony House is committed to Employment Equity and as such encourages applications from Aboriginal women, World Majority women (women of colour), Francophone women and lesbians.
While we thank all those who apply, only those invited for an interview will be contacted.

Valid Driver’s License
Current First Aid CPR
No phone calls, please.
Compensation Type: Salary with benefits

Please submit your cover letter and resume citing “Women Advocate” in the subject line to [email protected]

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