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 (www.bigsisters.bc.ca) 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 newleafwellness@shaw.ca 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 ufv.ca/careers/job-postings/2018022.htm 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