Employment

Community Bridge is a great place to work! We have a team of  capable, compassionate and creative individuals who care about the work they do and the people they serve.

To inspire and retain our staff we offer:

  • 2 team building days each year
  • Potluck turkey dinners at Thanksgiving and Christmas
  • A fitness incentive
  • Your Birthday off after you have been here a year
  • A support group for frontline staff
  • Many training opportunities
  • Spontaneous acts of appreciation

COMMUNITY BRIDGE-
Our recruitment and selection procedures adhere to the BCGEU Collective Agreement and the British Columbia Employment Standards Act.

 

JOB POSTINGS

COMMUNITY BRIDGE

 

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Date: June 30, 2020

Posting Circular: 02-20-21

Position Title: Domestic Violence Intervention Counsellor - Full Time Permanent

Location: Dawson Creek (Main Office) with travel to Tumbler Ridge, Chetwynd and surrounding Indigenous Communities

Qualifications: Master’s Degree in a Counselling Psychology, Social Work or related Degree. Two (2) years recent related experience or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience. Must have excellent communication skills both verbal and written.

Duties: Working within a multi-disciplinary team and reporting to the Clinical Supervisor, the counsellor provides one-to one therapeutic interventions to non-adjudicated perpetrators of domestic violence. The Counsellor also co-facilitates group counselling for partners of domestic violence. Provides risk assessments, recommendations and safety planning support regarding the family to assist MCFD in case planning. Serves as a collaborative member of the Integrated Case Assessment Team in highest risk cases. Maintains case notes, client records, forms, statistical information and reports as required.

Other Job Information: Hours are flexible to accommodate travel, some evening and weekend sessions. Regular travel to the communities with mileage reimbursed according to BCGEU rates, travel time is paid.  Work as a team with other Domestic Peace Counsellor in the office.  Work in a friendly office atmosphere with 5 other office staff and 25 office staff in another community. Clinical Supervision provided as needed and regularly scheduled. Professional development opportunities.  Monthly team meetings, team building days, birthday off with pay, staff fitness promotion.
                        
Hours of Work: 35 hours per week

Vehicle Use: This position requires that the Counsellor uses their personal vehicle for travel in the region as needed. Mileage will be reimbursed.    

Vehicle Use: The Counsellor must have a Class 5 BC driver’s license.

Hourly Rate: $36.92 – 43.05 according to experience.  Full benefits and pension upon completion of probation period.

Closing Date: Open until filled          

Start Date: As soon as possible

This position is open to male applicant’s due to the unique counselling needs of the male perpetrators of domestic violence. Applicants will not be discriminated against on the basis of age, race, or religion. This is a unionized position with the BCGEU.

Send resume, with cover letter to: 

Executive Director, Community Bridge

10142 – 101st Ave., Fort St. John, BC,  V1J 2B3 or at ED@communitybridge.ca

We thank all applicants for their interest in these opportunities; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

 

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Date:  June 18, 2020 

Posting Circular:   06-20-21

Position Title:  Teaching Home Support Worker

Classification: Community Support Worker

Program:  Teaching Home Support

Location: Dawson Creek, Chetwynd, Tumbler Ridge

Qualifications: Diploma in a related human/social service field.  One (1) year recent related experience or an equivalent combination of training and experience. Excellent written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills in English.  Computer literacy.

Duties:  Provide teaching and assistance for activities such as cooking, grooming, money management, shopping, and laundry to families referred by the Ministry of Children and Family Development. Does cleaning, including extensive cleaning and disposal, major clean-up of the home interior including moving furniture and oven cleaning. Assists families to function more independently in their own homes through the teaching of daily life skills. Participates in the development of service plans, provides progress notes and other required documentation. Liaises with other community agencies as needed.

Other Job Information: Work may not always be done within normal working hours, depending on the client’s needs. Evening and weekend work may be required. Provides transportation for clients when required.  Regularly travels to Chetwynd and Tumbler Ridge with reimbursement for mileage according to BCGEU rates.

Hours of Work:   17.5 hours per week.

Vehicle Use:  You must have a Class 5 BC Driver’s License, and a reliable vehicle. Annual vehicle inspections are required.

Hourly Rate:   $20.52 – 23.90 depending on experience

Closing Date: July 3, 2020 at 12:00 pm.

Start Date:    ASAP

This is a unionized position with the BCGEU.

Submit resume, with cover letter, degrees or diplomas to: 

Executive Director, Community Bridge

10142 – 101st Ave., Fort St. John, BC,  V1J 2B3 or at ED@communitybridge.ca

We thank you for your interest and only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

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News & Events

Thank you Makeway Foundation - Through the generosity of Dragonfly Ventures!

Thank you Makeway Foundation - Through the generosity of Dragonfly Ventures!

Our Meaope Transition house was gifted a generous donation grant of $25,000.00 to support the shelter in response to COVID-19!
Community Bridge Awarded $10,000.00 Grant!

Community Bridge Awarded $10,000.00 Grant!

Community Bridge has been awarded a Community Response Operating grant to support community through COVID-19 Pandemic.
Important: Changes to our Baby’s Best Chance Program

Important: Changes to our Baby’s Best Chance Program

Until further notice, our Baby’s Best Chance program will be adapting services due to the current situation sounding COVID-19.
handwashing tutorial

handwashing tutorial

Our Youth Care Worker has created a video on proper handwashing!
Community Bridge Offices are closed to the general public.

Community Bridge Offices are closed to the general public.

Services can be accessed by phone or virtual. Please call reception if you have any questions or concerns.

Contact Us

Email: info@communitybridge.ca

Fort St. John

Hours of Service

Monday to Thursday: 9am–5pm
Friday: 8:30am–4:30pm

Ph: 250-785-6021
Fx: 250-785-4659
10142 101 Avenue, Fort St. John, BC V1J 2B3

 

Dawson Creek - Family Preservation & Supported Independent Living, Domestic Peace, Teaching Home Support

Ph: 250-784-2004
Fx: 250-784-2009
#103 1200 103rd Avenue, Dawson Creek, BC V1G 4R3

Dawson Creek - Baby’s Best Chance

Ph: 250-785- 6021 Ext 251
#101 1200 103rd Avenue, Dawson Creek, BC V1G 4R3



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