Employment Opportunities

Our employees are our most important resource for delivering high quality services and fulfilling our objectives. Comox Valley Transition Society is committed to creating a healthy, inclusive, diverse and supportive workplace. 

Our agency operates from feminist principles and values, and is part of the Community Social Services Collective Bargaining Agreement.

We invite qualified, experienced candidates from diverse backgrounds and life situations to apply to specific postings as they arise. Although we do receive and review unsolicited resumes, CVTS cannot guarantee that general resumes will be applied against any specific posting.

Employment opportunities at CVTS will be posted as they come available. Applications for available career opportunities must be recieved prior to the deadline listed on the job posting.

 

Current Opportunities

To review job postings and how to apply, click on the “+” sign for more details. For more information on any of these opportunities, please contact us at hr@cvts.ca

COOK

Comox Valley Transition Society is looking for a Full-Time Cook for Amethyst House.

Under the supervision of the Program Coordinator, develops menu plans, prepares meals, and oversees the operation of the dining and cooking facilities at Amethyst House.

Education and Training

  • Grade 10, plus graduation from a program in institutional or residential quantity cooking.
  • Training and Experience One (1) year recent related experience.
  • Or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
  • FoodSafe Certification
  • Relevant Criminal Record clearance.                                               

Status:  Full-time

Hours: 75 hours bi-weekly; Monday to Friday 11am to 7pm

Salary:  Grid 9; $21.20 to $24.68 hourly

Anticipated Start Date:  September 20, 2021

For full details and qualifications, please see attached job description.

For further information or to apply with cover letter and resume, please contact us by email at hr@cvts.ca. 

This job posting is open until the position is filled.

Girl's Group Leader

Comox Valley Transition Society is looking for a casual Girl’s Group Leader.

Working from a Feminist Perspective and an Anti-oppression Framework the Girls Group Leader plans, implements and overseas the day to day activities of their assigned youth group. They also participate in the program development, policies and procedures, program evaluation and budget preparation. 

 Education, Training and Experience

  • Diploma in related Human / Social Service
  • 2 years related experience working with at – risk youth and young adults.
  • Training in job specific areas.
  • Or equivalent combination of Education, Training and Experience.
  • Relevant Criminal Record clearance.

Status:  Casual  

Salary:  Grid 12; Starting at $24.48 hourly

Hours: Approximately 15 weeks at 4-5 hours a week twice per year (Oct to Jan) and (Feb to May).  

For full details and qualifications, please see attached job description. 

For further information or to apply with cover letter and resume, please contact us by email at hr@cvts.ca. 

This posting will remain open until filled. 

Community Facilitator

Comox Valley Transition Society is looking for several Community Facilitators for our Connect program.

Under the supervision of the Community Connect Coordinator, the Community Facilitator is based in the Outreach Office and the warming center, provides assistance to clients of CVTS who are presenting a variety of issues including but not limited to violence, homelessness and poverty. This individual facilitates problem solving, accessing information and referrals. Provides support, accompaniment, and transportation assistance.  Assists clients in setting goals and safety planning.

 Education, Training and Experience

  • Human Service Worker certificate, or diploma in a related human/social service field.
  • One-year recent related experience or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
  • Must have a vehicle in good operating condition and a full class 5 BC driver’s license (except over-night positions).
  • Valid Level I First Aid Certificate including CPR.
  • FoodSafe certification
  • Clear Criminal Record Check

Status:  Full-Time, Part-Time and Casual 

Salary:  Grid 11; Starting at $23.1 hourly

For full details on the positions available and qualifications, please see attached job description and posting 030H21, 031H21, 032H21, 033H21 and 034H21

For further information or to apply with cover letter and resume, please contact us by email at hr@cvts.ca. 

This posting will remain open until filled. 

You’ve applied, now what?

The hiring process at CVTS can take anywhere between 2-4 weeks, depending on the job posting. The following outlines the steps of the process.
  1.  Our HR team reviews all applications and contacts those who have been shortlisted for the position.
  2.  Staff will contact shortlisted candidates to arrange for an interview, which may happen by phone, videoconference or in person.
  3.  After the interview process concludes, HR will narrow down the list and contact references.
  4.  Once a decision is made, the successful applicant will be contacted and offered the position.  If the person accepts that position, other shortlisted candidates will be notified of the final decision.
  5.  Together, our HR Manager will work with the successful candidate to arrange orientation and other details around starting employment with CVTS.

COVID-19 Pandemic Notice

 

As we continue to navigate the COVID-19 pandemic, the health of our staff, volunteers, clients and visitors continue to be our priority while at the same time recognizing that the services CVTS offers are essential. We continue to take our direction from the provincial health office and WorksafeBC.

Our office is open and we have begun to see clients on site, although other options are still available. We will be screening when you arrive and require you to wear a mask while in our offices.

If you have an appointment or are visiting our office for another reason we ask that you do not attend the site and reschedule your appointment if you have:

any symptoms of illness or have been exposed to someone who is going for COVID-19 testing, waiting results of a COVID-19 test or is infected with COVID-19.

Thank you for your patience and cooperation as we work to keep our community healthy.