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Job Number:  40193
Supervisor, Homeless Shelter
Job Posted: Friday, 1 December 2017
Closing Date: Sunday, 31 December 2017
(50 days ago)
Elizabeth Fry Society of GV
Region: Fraser Valley Type: Full time
Location: Surrey BC Salary: (not entered)

Supervisor, Homeless Shelter

Full Time

Location: Surrey


We are looking for a Supervisor for one of our shelter programs that works with homeless women. Our services have a low threshold for entry and we strive to support women in the circumstances of their lives. Your primary responsibility is to support staff to establish a working rapport with women and ensure the safety and wellbeing of the residents on a daily basis through providing support and case management.


Key Duties/Accountabilities:

Working under the direct supervision of the department director, you will be responsible for the management of the physical residence, hiring, and program operations within the approved program budget. You will ensure the program provides quality service within the standards of EFry Policy and Procedures and that staff have the support and resources necessary to perform their jobs and provide clients with the highest care, case management and community linkage and networking.


Education and Experience:

  • A degree in social sciences, social work, or related field; or the equivalent combination of education and experience both totalling eight years.
  • Three years’ previous direct program delivery experience in a similar program environment with a demonstrated experience managing a dynamic work team, and provide strong leadership.


Skills and Abilities:

  • Computer literate and have excellent and strong interpersonal communication skills.
  • Experience with strength-based approaches.
  • Have a driver’s license and reliable transportation.
  • The ability to function independently and frequently under pressure while managing concurrent needs and problems, including managing emergency situations.
  • Criminal Record and Vulnerable Sector clearance checks and Level One Occupational First Aid.


Interested candidates must submit a resume and cover letter to:


Please note only short listed candidates will be contacted for interview. No phone calls please.

How to Apply:
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Contact Details:
Human Resources
Elizabeth Fry Society of GV
402 East Columbia Street
New Westminster, BC, V3L 3X1

Tel: 604-520-1166
Fax: 604-520-1169

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