Haida Gwaii Society for Community Peace is a non-profit organization located in Masset, Haida Gwaii, B.C. Operating since 1995, our first volunteer Board of Directors, established the Tllaa Juuhldaa Naay Transition House. Our organization has expanded, with the inclusion of additional progams, based on community needs. Our efforts focus on: the saftey of women and children, reducing violence, and promoting peace on Haida Gwaii.
 

VISION STATEMENT

The Haida Gwaii Society for Community Peace (HGSCP) exists to provide equality housing and support for survivors of family violence on Haida Gwaii. Our Board members will provide leadership and direction to develop a progressive Transition House, which will assist residents to meet their needs. We envision programming that will provide secure housing and opportunities in life skills to build self-esteem and awareness. HGSCP will provide information that fosters assertiveness, respect and accountability, to enhance open communication; becoming an integral part of all communities on Haida Gwaii. This will create a pro-active image for our society and encourage individual responsibility and community participation.

 

MISSION STATEMENT

The Haida Gwaii Society for Community Peace (HGSCP) is a not for profit association of volunteers and professionals whose purpose is to provide temporary, secure housing and advocacy for women and women with children who are victims of family violence; and to promote safety and/or equality for all persons on Haida Gwaii.
 

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Job Posting: Support Worker

 

Transition House Support Worker

JOB SUMMARY: provide support, security, information, education, crisis intervention and referrals to residents and Help-line callers. Also responsible for the general upkeep and daily operation of the Transition House.


Classification: Transition House Support Worker, Temporary Part-time
Rate of Pay: $16.33 – 19.01 (JJEP Wage Grid Level 10)
Hours: 0.75 Position (28 hours/week). Temporary part-time for the period August 1 2017 – July 31, 2018. Position is shift work, 3 days on and 3 days off (mornings 8:00-16:00; afternoons 16:00-24.00; evenings 24:00-8:00).


 

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