District of Mission Victim Services Coordinator (Full-time, Contract) Full Time in Mission, BC

District of Mission

Branch Mission BC CA

Victim Services Coordinator (Full-time, Contract)
Mission, BC

VICTIM SERVICES COORDINATOR. Ensuring that service delivery for the. Supervising and coordinating victim services staff and volunteers;…

Mission is located in the lower mainland of BC, and is nestled on the southern coastal mountain slopes
overlooking the lush Fraser River valley. Mission is a rapidly growing and dynamic community of approximately
40,000 residents, located 15 minutes north of the US border and 70 kilometers east of Vancouver. Although
Mission is part of a broader metropolitan area, it still maintains its distinct and welcoming small town flavour.

working for a growing community and making a difference…

working for a progressive employer in the beautiful Fraser Valley…
working with an exceptional team, appeals to you…

You may be the person we are seeking.

(Full-time, temporary 6-month contract with a possibility for extension)

Are you passionate about providing immediate support and follow up assistance to victims and
witnesses of crime and trauma? The District of Mission is looking for a compassionate, knowledgeable
and organized individual to organize, implement and administer the Victim Services Program.
Reporting to the Manager of RCMP Administration, you will be responsible for recruiting, training,
supervising and coordinating victim services staff and volunteers; ensuring that service delivery for the
program conforms to program guidelines and objections; liaising with police members and a variety of
government and community agencies to coordinate work efforts, promoting program awareness and
sharing information; and providing immediate follow up and court support services to victims of crime,
trauma, and family problems, as well as youth and families in crisis. You will also prepare and maintain
required records, statistics, reports and correspondence related to the program.
You will be knowledgeable about program objectives, policies, procedures and services provided to
victims and witnesses of crime and trauma and have considerable knowledge of crisis intervention
practices and techniques. You will have excellent organizational, interpersonal and delegation skills
along with strong communication skills. Experience with program planning, development and
management is an asset along with experience in supervising staff and volunteers.
You will possess a bachelor’s degree in social sciences or related field supplemented by courses in
youth crisis intervention and victim support, preferably police-based, and have at least 3 years of
related experience including experience with Victim Services Information System (VSIS). Applicants
must currently possess, or have the ability to obtain and maintain, RCMP enhanced reliability
This contract position is excluded from the bargaining units and the hourly rate of pay is $34.79 plus 4%
in lieu of benefits. This position is 70 hours bi-weekly on a 9-day fortnight schedule (extended hours for
9 days and 1 day off every two weeks). Some evening and weekend work may be required as well as
adjusting shifts to ensure 24-hour coverage for crisis calls as needed.
If this career opportunity interests you, please apply via the Careers page on our website
www.mission.ca/careers (Job ID 2018-04) by Tuesday, August 7, 2018.

We thank all interested candidates however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.


or proceed with Standard Application Form.

Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Mission, BC, CA
Posted on: 2018-07-27
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