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Status of Women Coordinator

Job Information
Author ahnationtalk
Date July 10, 2024
Deadline July 23, 2024
Type Full Time
Company Nunatsiavut Government
Location Nunatsiavut, NL
Category Social Worker
Contact Information
careers@nunatsiavut.com.

Responsibilities

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    Develop relationships with established and potential stakeholders and service providers to facilitate integrated services and/or pertinent specialized information to enhance program effectiveness and outcomes for women & families.
  • Advocate for and with women to navigate systems including, but not limited to, justice, education, health and social services
  • Recruit and support a Women’s Advisory Council, arrange and coordinate regular meetings, training.
  • Develop an annual plan for women’s activities, special events & initiatives (Take Back the Night, MMIWG, International Women’s Day, etc)
  • Liaise and partner with Women’s Shelters within Nunatsiavut with a goal to share ideas, resources and
  • work collaboratively on women’s programs and events
  • Engage and coordinate with community staff to deliver programming, special events, advocacy and support to women.
  • Keep abreast of current issues regarding the Status of Women in Nunatsiavut communities by engaging community members, collecting relevant statistics and reviewing relevant documents
  • Represent NG in regional, provincial, national and international committees related to women’s issues Travel throughout Nunatsiavut to hold public consultations regarding women’s issues
  • Provide monthly activity reports
  • Secure funding through grant and proposal writing for event and program implementation
  • Other related duties as required

Qualifications

  • Bachelor degree in a related field i.e. sociology, social work, human services with 3 years of related experience. Combination of relevant education and/or experience will be considered.
  • Extensive experience in dealing with general public and good oral, interpersonal, written, communication and organizational skills
  • Have excellent knowledge of women’s issues in today’s society and Inuit culture

Assets

  • Bilingual in Inuktitut and English

Benefits

  • 4% vacation pay with the option to accrue
  • Paid sick leave

Department: Health and Social Development
Location: Nunatsiavut (Nain, Hopedale, Postville, Makkovik, Rigolet)/Happy Valley Goose Bay

Closing Date: July 23, 2024
How to Apply:

Please submit your resume to careers@nunatsiavut.com.

Applications should be submitted before 4:30 pm on closing day.

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