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We are seeking an experienced, qualified Clinician to work within a team environment to support and strengthen families that are involved in child protection services.

Business Systems Analyst

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PEACE Activity Worker

The Prevention, Education, Advocacy, Counselling and Empowerment (PEACE) Program is for Children and Youth Experiencing Violence. An objective of The PEACE Program in the Lower Similkameen is to acquaint Children and Youth of possibilities in community and relationship wherein violence is put aside in favor of caring and cooperation. A culture of violence persists in popular media and inside the family, in global affairs and likewise at play. The violence is implied, depicted, threatened, acted out and even glorified. A better world is possible.

The Activity Worker with the PEACE Program works with Children and Youth to uncover possibilities for a world without violence through guided activities that advance ideals of caring and co-operation. In this work the Activity Worker will have the ongoing supervision, support and encouragement of the PEACE Program Counsellor.

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Stopping the Violence Counsellor

17.5 hours/week

Lower Similkameen Community Services Society is seeking an experienced Counsellor to provide individual and/or group counselling for women who have experienced sexual assault, violence/abuse in relationships, or childhood abuse. The Stopping the Violence (STV) Women’s Counsellling Program provides services to clients in the Keremeos, Cawston, Hedley and Olalla areas.

The wage for this position is $29.58/hour plus a comprehensive benefit package
(UFCW Grid 15, Step 1); 17.5 hours per week.

Required education, training and experience
 Degree or diploma in Social Work, counselling, or a related discipline, and/or extensive work-related experience under qualified supervision and experience with direct program delivery in the community/social service sector
 Experience counselling women who have experienced abuse and trauma
 Grief and crisis intervention training is an asset
 Ability to use a computer, including word processing and spreadsheet software
 Must have the ability to work independently with a minimum of supervision.
 Use of personal vehicle with a valid Class 5 Drivers License and a clean drivers abstract
 Group facilitation skills
 Clearance through the Criminal Records Review Program is required

Closing date for applications: Noon July 20, 2018

Please send applications marked “Confidential” – Competition #18-01-STV to:

Sarah Martin; Executive Director
Lower Similkameen Community Services Society
Mail: 720 – 3rd St. Keremeos, BC V0X 1N3

A job description is available; please call (250) 499-2352 to request a copy.

Construction Labourer

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Child & Youth Mental Health Clinician

Permanent – Full-Time 35 hours per week
Princeton, BC

Lower Similkameen Community Services Society, in partnership with the Ministry of Children and Family Development, Child and Youth Mental Health Services, is seeking a qualified individual to provide specialized mental health assessment and treatment services to children, youth and families when the child or youth are suffering serious emotional, psychological, behavioural and/or psychiatric illness.

Hours: 35 per week
Starting Wage: $33.06/hr, plus a comprehensive benefit package
(Grid 17, Step 1, UFCW Community Agreement)

Qualifications: education, training and experience
 MSW (Clinical Specialization or equivalent training/education), or comparable graduate degree at Master’s level.
 2 years clinical experience working in child and youth mental services, with responsibility for providing a wide range of community based mental health services.
 Education or training in program planning, group facilitation and working with families and young children in conditions of risk.
 An equivalent combination of education, training and experience will be considered.
 BC Class 5 Driver’s licence and access to an adequately insured reliable vehicle for work purposes
 Clearance through the Criminal Records Review Program is required

Knowledge Skills and Abilities:
Excellent communication skills (verbal & written); proficient use of computer and other IT; knowledge of child development, parenting, family systems, family violence, cross-cultural issues, community resources, group facilitation skills; and conflict resolution skills.


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