Job Postings

Position: Temporary Summer Opportunities Program (2 positions)

Position Title: Summer Opportunities Activity Worker

Reports To:   Alliance Club Counsellors

Start Date:   June 25th, 2019

End Date: August 23rd, 2019

 Posting Closing Date: June 4th, 2019

Position Summary:

The Summer Opportunity Program operates during the summer months and is primarily a recreational based program for vulnerable youth who access the Alliance Club. The Summer Opportunities Worker is responsible for organizing and implementing recreational, social and educational activities designed to meet the needs of youth accessing the program.

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To apply, please forward applications/resumes to the Youth Empowerment Society at 533 Yates St, Victoria BC V8W 1K7 or email applications/resumes to programs_manager@vyes.ca by June 4th, 2019. Please, no phone calls regarding the position.

Position Title: Full Time Life Skills Counsellor

Reports To: Programs Manager

Closing Date: May 24rd, 2019

Start Date: June 2019

Position Summary:

  • The counsellor will provide support services to at risk youth (12-19 yrs), aiding them with the development of skills including but not limited to: family dynamics, independent living, healthy lifestyle choices, anger management, entering the education system and employment preparation. The Counsellor will also connect/reconnect youth and families to support systems and is responsible for the planning and coordination of the program curriculum along with the day to day operations of the program.

Position Title: Temporary Maternity Leave Part Time Life Youth Support Counsellor

Program: Life Skills

Hours Per Week: 15

Reports To: Programs Manager

Closing Date: May 24rd, 2019

Start Date: June, 2019

Position Summary:

  • The counsellor will provide support services to at risk youth (12-19 yrs), aiding them with the development of skills including but not limited to: family dynamics, independent living, healthy lifestyle choices, anger management, entering the education system and employment preparation. The Counsellor will also connect/reconnect youth and families to support systems and is responsible for the planning and coordination of the program along with the day to day operations of the program.

To apply, please forward applications/resumes to the Youth Empowerment Society at 533 Yates St, Victoria BC V8W 1K7 or email applications/resumes to programs_manager@vyes.ca by May 24rd, 2019. Please, no phone calls regarding the position.

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Souper Bowls of Hope is Victoria Youth Empowerment Society’s Iconic Lunchtime event that brings the Citizens of Greater Victoria & the Downtown Business community together to raise funds in support of street entrenched, homeless and youth at risk in the downtown core.

We hope you can join us at this wonderful event that supports the work we do every day.

Souper bowls of hope