Job Opportunity: Youth-Family Inclusion Assistant

Job Title: Youth-Family Inclusion (Y-FI) Assistant Employment Type: Canada summer job – Full time (30 hours/week), temporary Closing Date: May 25, 2018 Start Date: As soon as school is out or by the beginning of July Pay Rate: Minimum $14.50 per hour (additional w/strong project coordinating experience) Position overview: Helping create ideas and projects for … Read more

Job Opportunity – Child Protection Worker (Growth Series)

BC Public Service Ministry of Children and Family Development Multiple Positions/Locations Available Child Protection Worker (Growth Series) Consider Joining a Team Dedicated to Providing Critical Social Services to British Columbians Salary $53,074.51 – $70,367.02 annually A provincial eligibility list will be established from this competition that may be used to fill additional vacancies in these … Read more

Job Opportunity – Big Sisters Caseworker Position

Big Sisters CaseWorker Job Posting (Mandarin and/ or Cantonese Speaking) Big Sisters of BC Lower Mainland ( is a non-profit society committed to enhancing the confidence, self- esteem and well-being of girls. We are proud to offer our employees a supportive and positive working environment, and our commitment to work/life balance. As an organization that … Read more

Social Work students certified in UFV’s Mental Health First Aid course

UFV Mental Health Awareness Club hosted its fourth Mental Health First Aid Certification course on March 7 & 8, 2018. The class had 23 participants, 15 of which were social work students. The instructor, Andre Betim, is a clinical social worker himself and was able to give a lot of first hand experience in working the training into his day to day … Read more

Self Compassion and Mindfulness Workshop on May 26th

Self-Compassion and Mindfulness Workshop When: 9:30-11:30am on Saturday, May 26th Where: New Leaf Wellness Centre (Unit B 2309 McCallum Road) Cost: $50 Call 604-850-2511 or email to register. Light refreshments will be served. Limited space available for this workshop so sign up now to reserve your spot. Join our counsellors Kristi and Katie for … Read more

Local company to provide $100,000 over 10 years to Foundry Abbotsford

Local company to provide $100,000 over 10 years to Foundry Abbotsford Stattonrock Design and Build has committed $100,000 over a 10-year period to support Foundry Abbotsford, a soon to-be-open youth health and wellness centre. Foundry Abbotsford – located at 3255 Simon Ave. – will offer local youth help with everything from finding employment to mental … Read more

Job Posting: UFV, SWHS Instructor – One Year term

Instructor, Social Work and Human Services Posting number: 2018.022 Position: Instructor, Social Work and Human Services Department: School of Social Work and Human Services, Faculty of Professional Studies Contract type: Faculty; Temporary (Limited Term) Contract timeline: One year term Start date: August 1, 2018 End date: July 31, 2019 Review date: May 1, 2018 … Read more