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AVI Service Updates – (June 1, 2020)

Friday, June 19, 2020 - 15:37
Victoria Harm reduction and OPS services are open at the Travelodge and Comfort Inn sheltering sites. We continue to advocate for a publicly accessible site Daytime harm reduction being provided through delivery downstairs and through outreach Outreach support being provided to PWP clients with...

We're Hiring: Program Manager - Victoria

Thursday, June 11, 2020 - 17:50
Position Summary:  Location: Victoria, BC Schedule of Work: 37.5 hours per week Supervisor: Executive Director Salary: Commensurate with education and experience Posting Closing Date: June 24, 2020 ____________________________________________________________________________ ABOUT AVI AVI Health and...

We're Hiring: Social Services Support Worker - Victoria

Tuesday, June 9, 2020 - 17:16
Position Summary: This position is funded through the Canada Summer Jobs program and the successful candidate must be between the ages of 15 and 30 and intending to return to full-time studies in the fall. The applicant must be able to work 15 - 30hrs/week for the duration of the contract. Wage: $...

We're Hiring: Health Promotion Educator (Men's Wellness Program) - Nanaimo

Tuesday, June 9, 2020 - 10:06
Summary of the Position: Grid Level:  31, $24.29/hour Work Location: AVI Health Centre, 102-55 Victoria Road, Nanaimo Hours of Work: 28 hours per week, Monday through Thursday Start Date: July 20, 2020 End Date: March 31, 2022 To Apply: please submit your resume and cover letter to jobs@avi.org by...

We're Hiring: ICM Harm Reduction Support Worker - Victoria

Monday, June 1, 2020 - 18:24
Summary of the Position: Grid: Grid 35, $26.19/hour Work Location: 713 Johnson Street, Victoria, BC, V8W 1M8 Start Date: ASAP Hours of Work: 37.5 hours/week – Monday through Friday from 9:00am – 5:00pm End Date: This is a temporary position covering a leave, the end date will be...

A huge thank you to the Victoria Foundation for emergency funding support during COVID-19!

Friday, May 22, 2020 - 11:21
A huge thank you to the Victoria Foundation for emergency funding support during COVID-19! With the funds we have been able to; increasing social work hours to increase availability for support, referrals, and assistance with applications purchasing water, snack food and fresh fruit to distribute...

AVI Celebrates our amazing Nurses... featuring Corey Ranger

Saturday, May 16, 2020 - 18:39
Corey Ranger, AVI Nurse, Consultant for VICCR, and Project Manager for BCcampus How long have you been a nurse? Since 2011 What brought you to nursing? I knew that I wanted to help people but didn’t know the right avenue to do so. My mom is a nurse so I took a chance on it. As soon as I learned...

We're Hiring: Administrative Support - Harm Reduction Services - Victoria

Friday, May 15, 2020 - 18:44
Summary of the Position: Grid: 25, $23.07/hour  Work Location: Remote and at 713 Johnson Street, Victoria, BC, V8W 1M8   Hours of Work: 20 hours/week, 4 hours a day, 5 days a week. Specific hours per day to be determined   Start Date: ASAP End Date: November 30, 2020    To Apply: please submit your...

We're Hiring: Harm Reduction Support Worker - Victoria

Friday, May 15, 2020 - 18:38
Summary of the Position: Grid: Grid 34, $25.40/hour Work Location: Travelodge, 123 Gorge Rd E, Victoria, BC V9A 1L1  Hours of Work: 25 – 32 hours a week, specific days and times to be determined   Start Date: ASAP End Date: November 30, 2020    To Apply: please submit your resume and cover letter...

AVI Celebrates our amazing Nurses... featuring Christine Urquhart

Friday, May 15, 2020 - 17:25
Meet Christine Urquhart, HIV Nurse Clinician for AVI Health Centre in Nanaimo.  How long have you been a nurse? I have been nursing for too many years (30+) and have worked in sexual health for more than 16 years now. What brought you to nursing? It’s a long story but my sisters thought I would...