Anti – Human Trafficking Coordinator



Covenant House Vancouver is the premier provider of residential and support services for our city’s homeless youth, and we are growing! You will be joining a team of dedicated and committed people whose mission is to help at-risk young people move off the streets and on to independence.

The Human Trafficking Coordinator will lead efforts to coordinate and implement the work of Covenant House Vancouver’s Anti Human Trafficking and Exploitation programming. This position will engage and serve youth that are identified as being, or at risk of being, exploited or trafficked. We celebrate equality and inclusivity and would like to encourage all who have a diverse background and experience to join our team.

 

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

  • Design and implement Anti Human Trafficking and Exploitation Programming
  • Create and maintain policies and procedures
  • Design and facilitate trainings for internal and external audiences
  • Advocacy and awareness work
  • Collaborate with community stakeholders
  • Act as a consultant for teams on all matters relating to Human Trafficking and Exploitation
  • Accurately collect and enter data into a database and create reports
  • Carry a caseload of survivors as needed
  • Actively participate as part of a multi-disciplinary professional team

Qualifications

  • Master of Social Work, or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Minimum 2 -5 years working in a position related to Human Trafficking and Exploitation

Skills

  • Verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills
  • Demonstrated initiative, critical thinking, and a self-directed working style
  • Knowledge of Trauma Informed care, and the needs of this specialized population of youth
  • Knowledge of adolescent development and issues related to homeless youth
  • Knowledge of Resiliency Theory and Stages of Change models of practice
  • Specialized knowledge of issues related to Human Trafficking and Exploitation
  • Demonstrated facilitation skills
  • Demonstrated ability to design and develop polices & procedures, program manuals, and practice guides
  • Proven ability to work with MS software and databases.

Additional Information

  • Department – Program Services
  • Schedule – Monday to Friday, 70hrs bi-weekly

We Love what we do and try to make a difference everyday. Covenant House Vancouver offers a competitive salary with a great benefits package and excellent opportunity for training and career advancement. If you are looking to join a place where we have a purpose and aim to achieve positive outcomes, please join us by applying.

Covenant House Vancouver celebrates equality and diversity in the workplace. Our commitment is to ensure equity in employment, and we affirm and welcome applicants from all backgrounds of race, colour, ancestry, place of origin, religion, marital status, family status, physical or mental disability, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation and age, except as prescribed by law.

 

Position Start Date

As soon as possible

 

Application Due Date

Posting will remain open until filled