Elizabeth Fry Society of Sudbury

The Elizabeth Fry Society, Sudbury is dedicated to addressing the needs of persons in conflict with the law, or at risk of becoming in conflict with the law, and in particular the circumstances of women and young women in the criminal justice system.

Now Hiring: Summer Student Support Worker Position

Posted: May 9th, 2018 in EMPLOYMENT

JOB POSTING

SUPPORT WORKER

SUMMER STUDENT POSITION

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Provide supportive services for persons in conflict with the law or at risk of becoming in conflict with the law, with particular focus on women and young women.
  • Provide information and practical assistance
  • Provide housing support services.
  • Provide group and 1-1 counselling
  • Outreach
  • Assist with volunteer recruitment, orientation and training.
  • Assist with coordinating fundraising initiatives.

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Summer student initiative, returning to full-time post secondary school.
  • Related field of study: Social Work, Corrections, Law and Justice, Child and Youth
  • Additional training in Crisis Intervention, Suicide Intervention, and CPR, First Aid preferred.
  • Understanding of issues related to conflict with the law, homelessness, poverty, violence/abuse, addictions, and mental health.
  • Ability to use computers and a working knowledge of Microsoft applications.
  • Sensitivity to diversity and all cultures is essential.

 

Deadline for applications: Wednesday, May 23, 2018 at 16:00pm

 

Please submit your resume to:  The Elizabeth Fry Society,

Attention:  Hiring committee

Fax:  705-673-2159

Mail or In-Person:

 204 Elm Street, Sudbury, ON

P3C 1V3

Email: humanresources@efrysudbury.com