We're Hiring: Gender Variant Support Group Facilitator (Contract) - Victoria

AIDS Vancouver Island’s Gender Variant Support Group offers support, education, and opportunities for peer connection to people who identify outside of cis norms in the Victoria area.  Currently it is offered once a month but we are looking to hire a second facilitator and begin offering group twice a month.

Start Date: Immediately

End Date: July 2018 (possibility of continuation dependant on funding)

Wage: $25/hour

Hours: 5 hours/month

Key Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Session planning
  • Group facilitation
  • Referrals and support as necessary
  • Participation in supervision/team meetings
  • Reporting/stats collection. 

Experience and Competencies:

We are looking for someone with a social work/social justice or similar background who is confident and capable in group facilitation, and who themselves is gender variant. 

Preference will be given to candidates on the trans-feminine spectrum in order to complement the lived experience and resources of the current facilitator. 

This position will remain open until filled 

Please submit a resume and cover letter to jobs@avi.org

We encourage applications from, but not limited to, indigenous persons, persons of colour, persons living with disabilities, persons who use/d illicit drugs, persons with experience of sex work, and persons representing diverse genders and sexualities.