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About the YWCA

Work at the YWCA

If you share our passion for advancing gender equity and want to work for a supportive, dedicated organization, while supporting women and families across Metro Vancouver, explore career opportunities with us. 

YWCA Metro Vancouver operates on the ancestral and unceded territories of the xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam), Sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish) and səl̓ílwətaʔɬ/Selilwitulh (Tsleil-Waututh) Nations. YWCA Metro Vancouver also acknowledges the unceded territories of Semiahmoo and the Stó:lō peoples, including the Katzie, Kwantlen, Kwikwetlem and Qayqayt Nations, as well as the treaty lands of the Tsawwassen Nation.

As an equity-seeking organization, the YWCA Metro Vancouver values its diverse workplace and is committed to fostering a community of inclusion and belonging. Increasing representation within our organization's workforce composition is a priority and we have taken significant and meaningful steps towards achieving this goal. Women, Black, Indigenous, People of Colour, LGBTQ2S+ individuals, people with disabilities and people from other marginalized groups are strongly encouraged to apply.


Successful applicants are required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19, exemption requests must be supported by valid, legal documents.

Current Postings

Youth Case Manager – Tri-Cities WorkBC

Under the general supervision of the Case Manager Coordinator of the WorkBC Centre, the Case Manager is responsible for working closely with job seekers to assess service suitability, develop, and implement an Employment Action Plan. The Case Manager will support Clients with achieving their employment goals by referring them to WorkBC interventions such as, Skills Training, Short term Skills Training, Employment Workshops, Self-Employment, Job Development, Wage Subsidy, etc.

Status
Grant Full Time – 35 hours/week until March 31, 2024
Location

Tri-Cities WorkBC

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Case Manager – Port Moody, YWCA WorkBC

Under the general supervision of the Case Manager Coordinator of the WorkBC Centre, the Case Manager is responsible for working closely with job seekers to assess service suitability, develop, and implement an Employment Action Plan. The Case Manager will support Clients with achieving their employment goals by referring them to WorkBC interventions such as, Skills Training, Short term Skills Training, Employment Workshops, Self-Employment, Job Development, Wage Subsidy, etc.

Status
Grant Full Time – 35 hours/week until March 31, 2024
Location

Port Moody YWCA WorkBC (with the possibility of working at any of the Tri-Cities WorkBC Centres)

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Office Manager, Port Coquitlam

The successful candidate will be responsible for the day to day facility operations of the Port Coquitlam WorkBC Employment Services Centre.

Responsibilities:

Status
Grant Full-Time, 35 hours/week (until March 31, 2024)
Location

Port Coquitlam YWCA WorkBC (with the possibility of working at any of the Tri-Cities WorkBC Centres)

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Single Mothers Support Group Contract Facilitator

Compensation: $375 contract fee per month

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

Status
Independent Contractor - approx. 3-4 hours per week
Location

South Vancouver

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Multi-Location Early Childhood Educator

This position is responsible for providing child care under supervision in addition to the responsibilities listed below.

Start Date: September 1, 2022

Status
Regular Part Time (Minimum 25 hours/week) Monday to Friday
Location

Multi-Site: This individual must be willing to work at all 4 of YWCA’s Early Learning and Care Centres (Emma’s, Crabtree Corner, Leslie Diamond, Citygate).

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Office Manager, North Vancouver WorkBC

The successful candidate will be responsible for the day to day facility operations of the North Vancouver WorkBC Employment Services Centre.

Responsibilities

Status
Grant Full-Time, 35 hours/week (until March 31, 2024)
Location

YWCA WorkBC Employment Services Centre – North Shore

Posting Period
Open until filled

Indigenous Mentorship Program Coordinator

The YWCA Metro Vancouver offers two mentorship programs to high school students.  

The Indigenous Mentorship program (Circle of Sisters) brings together Indigenous *women in circle for peer mentorship, and to mentor Indigenous *youth in Indigenous-centered groups, delivered in partnership with local high schools and Indigenous educators. The programs aim at fostering, facilitating, and supporting cultural healing and celebration, re-Indigenization, decolonial education, leadership nurturance, and community building and connection. 

Status
Term Full-time 35 hours per week from August 22nd 2022 to August 22nd, 2023 (with possible extension)
Location

Vancouver (Hybrid in office-remote work)

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Maintenance Worker

The YWCA Metro Vancouver has 13 housing sites providing safe, affordable housing to women who are single mothers and their children, in various locations across Metro Vancouver. 

Responsibilities:

The role of the Maintenance Worker is to provide maintenance of the building structures, building systems, landscaping, fixtures, some furniture and to ensure the overall upkeep of our housing communities.

Status
Full Time (35 hours per week), Monday to Friday
Location

YWCA Housing Department, Metro Vancouver

Posting Period
Open until filled

Community Outreach Assistant - WorkBC

JOB DESCRIPTION

Under the general supervision of the Senior Marketing Manager, the Community Outreach Assistant will be responsible to increase public awareness of the WorkBC Centres in our catchment areas.

Responsibilities:

Status
Casual
Location

Regularly travel to various locations in Metro Vancouver

Posting Period
Open until filled

SOV Career Advisor

YWCA Metro Vancouver’s Survive to Thrive is a program, funded through the Ministry of Advanced Education and Skills Training, to provide employment services for survivors of violence and/or abuse.    The structured program has comprehensive workshop format; essential skills; job development; opportunities for work experience, employer engagement; sustainable employment placement and job coaching.  The program has expanded to add to the current manager and two-person team to deliver this performance-based employment program, serving Burquitlam and the rest of Metro

Status
Grant Full Time – 35 hours/week – till June 30, 2023 with Potential for Extension
Location

Burquitlam Office - Note*Currently virtual delivery, transitioning to in-person services following BC Restart Plan.

Posting Period
Open until filled

Lifeguard

We are looking for individuals who are customer service oriented, and have a demonstrated track record for implementing aquatic procedures & policies and standards.

Pay: $23.14-$24.14 per hour

Responsibilities:

Status
Casual
Location

YWCA Health + Fitness Centre, 535 Hornby Street, Vancouver

Posting Period
Open until filled

Building Service Worker, Hotel

Women and families in crisis receive assistance with temporary emergency housing, along with individuals requiring short- and medium-term lodging.

Wage: $20.45 per hour

Status
Casual, On Call
Location

YWCA Hotel, 733 Beatty Street

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Casual Laundry and Room Attendant

 

Women and families in crisis receive assistance with temporary emergency housing, along with individuals requiring short- and medium-term lodging. We are seeking applications for the position of Laundry and Room Attendant to provide relief assistance on an on-call basis.  The shifts will be a minimum of 4 hours daily and will be subject to seasonal lay-off. The primary purpose of these positions are light housekeeping and supplying the hotel with clean linen. You will be reporting to the Housekeeping Manager.

 

Status
Casual
Location

YWCA Hotel/Residence, 733 Beatty Street, Vancouver

Posting Period
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Multi-Location Early Childhood Educator

This position is responsible for providing child care under supervision in addition to the responsibilities listed below. 

Status
Term Part Time (Minimum 25 hours/week) Monday to Friday
Location

Multi-Site: This individual must be willing to work at all 4 of YWCA’s Early Learning and Care Centres (Emma’s, Crabtree Corner, Leslie Diamond, Citygate)

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Member Services Representative

The Member Services Representative is the first point of contact for the YWCA Health and Fitness Centre.  If you have a passion for Customer Service, a commitment to Health and Fitness and a dedication to the Team Environment, we are interested in you.

Responsibilities:

Status
Casual – Opening and Closing shifts will be required
Location

Health + Fitness Centre, 535 Hornby Street, Vancouver
Fitness and Racquet Club, 1055 Dunsmuir Street, Vancouver

Posting Period
Open until filled

SOV Case Manager

This YWCA position will be working  as part of a multi-agency team within the Richmond WorkBC Catchment operated by SUCCESS to connect jobseekers with progressive employment, training opportunities and holistic supports.  The successful candidate will be working in delivering case management services for a range of clients in Richmond representing the mission and values of the YWCA, including newcomer women, vulnerable women, single parents, survivors of violence.    

Responsibilities:

Status
Grant Full Time – 35 hours/week
Location

Richmond WorkBC Catchment

Posting Period
Open until filled

Aboriginal Infant Development Consultant/Regional Aboriginal Infant Development Advisor

(AIDP) Consultants provide holistic support through the context of Aboriginal cultural values and beliefs for health, intellectual, emotional, physical, and traditions, and spiritual well-being for children from birth to five years in a culturally safe manner.

YWCA Crabtree Corner houses many programs and services under one roof, to help marginalized women and families living in Vancouver's Downtown Eastside be healthier, safer, less isolated and empowered to make positive choices.

Status
Grant Full Time – 35 hours/week
Location

YWCA Crabtree Corner, 533 East Hastings Street, Vancouver, BC

Posting Period
Open until filled

Junior Accountant

YWCA Metro Vancouver is seeking Junior Accountant to provide accounting support to our programs.

Responsibilities:

Status
Regular Full Time (35 hours/week)
Location

This position will work in a hybrid capacity, both remote and onsite at the YWCA Program Centre, 535 Hornby Street, Vancouver, BC

Posting Period
Open until filled

Early Childhood Educator & Early Childhood Educator Assistant

YWCA Metro Vancouver is currently looking for casual on-call Early Childhood Educators and Early Childhood Educator Assistants to work in childcare centres operated by YWCA Metro Vancouver in the Vancouver area. The Early Childhood Educators and Early Childhood Educator Assistants will be responsible for providing child care under supervision in addition to the responsibilities listed below.

Wages: $18.50/hour for unqualified (ECEA/ Responsible Adults)
              $19. 79/hour for qualified ECE

Responsibilities

Status
Casual
Location

The four Child Care Centres operated by YWCA Metro Vancouver in the Vancouver area.

Posting Period
Open until filled