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Job Number:  37482
Executive Director
Job Posted: Monday, 21 August 2017
Closing Date: Tuesday, 28 November 2017
(86 days ago)
Rotary House Wapiti Community Dorm Society
Region: Northern Alberta Type: Full time
Location: Grande Prairie Salary: (not entered)

Executive Director, Rotary House

Wapaiti Community Dorm Society has been dedicated to providing temporary housing since 1996. Rotary House opened its state-of-the-art facility and centre in 2009 to provide emergency, transitional, permanent housing, shelter and support to homeless and hard-to-house individuals in Grande Prairie, Alberta.

The centre has Outreach Workers and Housing First Assessment services on site. During the winter months, Rotary House runs an Intox/Mat program to house those under the influence of alcohol and/or drugs and collaborate with other organizations to support the treatment of clients.

Reporting to the Board of Directors, the Executive Director will provide leadership and direction toward the achievement of the organization’s philosophy, mission, strategy, goals and objectives. He/She will maintain and build community partnerships with other organizations in the sector to effectively reduce the number of homeless people in Grande Prairie. The Executive Director will be responsible for promoting an inspirational, healthy and safe work environment, fundraising initiatives and implement workplace policies and procedures for the Rotary House.

As the face and voice of the organization, you will provide leadership in homelessness awareness, reduction and prevention. With your experience in not-for-profit leadership, you will promote community buy-in and support of the shelter. Your passion for social services, mental illness, and homelessness prevention allows you to speak from the heart when promoting and sharing critical issues to donors, community leaders and Government. Your capacity to lead, influence and inspire is a rare gift. Seize this opportunity to make a significant difference in the community.

To explore this opportunity further, please forward your resume in complete confidence to or call Emily Mendoza or Shauna Louie at 587-353-9800.

We thank everyone for their interest. Only qualified applicants will be contacted. 

How to Apply:
Please mention you saw this posting on WorkInNonProfits.ca.
Please forward your resume in complete confidence to or call Emily Mendoza or Shauna Louie at 587-353-9800.
Contact Details:
Emily Mendoza
2800, 350 7 Ave SW
Calgary, AB, T2P 3N9

Tel: 587-353-9800

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