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About Bridges for Women Society
Bridges has been providing life-changing programs to women overcoming the effects of trauma and abuse since 1988. Bridges inspire women affected by trauma, violence, or abuse to reclaim their lives and build financial security through our healing, education, and employment programs. Our services are open to all women (transgender and cisgender), non-binary, and two-spirit people who identify as a part of the women’s community and who have been impacted by violence or trauma at any time in their lives.
About the Role
The Indigenous Women’s Bridging Program Evaluator and Program Support is responsible for gathering information from client participation in the Indigenous Women’s Bridging Program for an evaluation project called Sisters’ Stories. These stories are a part of evaluating the impact and design of the Indigenous Women’s Bridging Program. The successful candidate has a keen interest in supporting women to break the cycles of abuse and trauma, has strong people skills, and works well in a collaborative environment. This is a part-time temporary (till March 31st, 2024) position.
What you will be doing
- Ongoing participant observation and journaling in the pilot projects.
- Participates in the implementation of the participant consent entry/one month/exit and follow-up surveys.
- Assistance with recruitment, study explanation, communication, and follow-up with program participants.
- Support in the development of the Blueprint and data entry & data analysis support.
What you will need
- Enrolled or completed an undergraduate program in an area related to Indigenous studies, Social Work, and Anthropology.
- Lived experience as a self-identified Indigenous person and an in-depth knowledge within the area of Indigenous Peoples identity.
- Understanding and practicing with trauma-informed approaches.
- Experience with MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint).
- Strong English writing and communication skills.
If this opportunity to work with an exciting, growing non-profit appeal to you, please apply with your resume and cover letter here.
This posting will remain open until 11 pm PST on February 26th, 2023.
We acknowledge with respect the traditional territories on which Bridges for Women is located are the lands of the Ləkʷəŋən peoples (Esquimalt and Songhees nations). We also offer programs and services in the territories of the W̱SÁNEĆ (Pauquachin, Tsartlip, Tsawout, and Tseycum nations), Malahat (Mill Bay), Pacheedaht (Port Renfrew), Scia’new (Beecher Bay), and T’Sou-ke (Sooke) peoples. Through our partnership with the North Island Employment Foundations Society, we also deliver online programs in the traditional territories of the Kwakwaka’wakw, Nuu-chah-nulth and Coast Salish peoples.
We aim to have the Bridges staff team reflect the participants we serve. We encourage self-identified women, non-binary people, and two-spirit people who identify with the women’s community to join our team. We value diversity and lived experience, and enthusiastically welcome applicants who identify as Indigenous, racialized, a person with a disability, and/or a member of the LGBTQ+ community.
If you have questions about the role or/and cannot submit your resume through the above link, please email or call Robert Jeakins, Recruitment Coordinator at:
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Phone: 250-385-7784 ext:232
We thank all applicants for their interest. Only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.
The Indigenous Women’s Bridging Program Evaluator and Program Support is responsible for gathering information from client participation in the Indigenous Women’s Bridging Program for an evaluation project. The successful candidate has interest in supporting women to break the cycles trauma. This is a part-time temporary (till March 31st, 2024) position.
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