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Victim Services Wellington Anti- Human Trafficking Support Worker Part Time in Kitchener-Waterloo, ON

Victim Services Wellington

Branch Kitchener-Waterloo ON CA

Position:
Anti- Human Trafficking Support Worker
Location:
Kitchener-Waterloo, ON

Excellent communication (oral and written), organizational, time management and interpersonal skills. Victim Services Wellington Job Posting….

Victim Services Wellington Job Posting

Victim Services Wellington is a not for profit agency that provides immediate crisis intervention, emotional support, practical assistance and community referrals to victims of crime and tragic circumstances in co-operation with emergency services.
Job Title: Anti – Human Trafficking Support Worker
Terms: 18 month contract part time /28 hours a week
$18.50 hr, must be able to work weekends /evenings

Major Responsibilities include:

  • Coordinate outreach and direct services to HT victims in Guelph and Wellington County.
  • Collaborate with service providers to assure that HT victims receive support and safety
  • Facilitate and coordinate direct services to human trafficking victims, including but not limited to: crisis response, relocation assistance, safe shelter placement, basic needs, short or long term housing assistance, medical, community and justice advocacy
  • Develop case plans with victims which can include safety planning, financial assistance, housing etc.
  • Provide practical needs for trafficked victims such as hygiene products, transportation, food and clothing if needed
  • Provide information and referral assistance regarding available support from community agencies
  • Collect and report program data
  • Creation and distribution of educational materials for Human Trafficking Awareness
  • Mapping of services in Guelph and Wellington to assist agencies in the referral process
  • Public education to schools, hotels, group homes etc.

Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of human trafficking, trauma informed care, mental health and substance abuse issues
  • Knowledge of community resources in the Guelph and Wellington area
  • Related post education experience or related job experience
  • Excellent communication (oral and written), organizational, time management and interpersonal skills.
  • Computer proficiency and demonstrated experience with Microsoft office.
  • A valid driver’s license and access to a reliable vehicle
  • Successful Applicants must provide an original Vulnerable Sector Check Level 3

Only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

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Employment Type: Part Time
Location: Kitchener, ON, CA
Posted on: 2016-09-21
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