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Amelia Rising - Sexual Assault Centre of Nipissing 101 Worthington St E., Suite 11 (lower level)
North Bay, Ontario, Canada, P1B 1G5

Office: 705-840-2403 Fax: 705.840.5050

How We Help

Individual Counseling

If you have been a victim of sexual assault or abuse, we offer individual and group counseling to women who are 16 years of age or older. more

Crisis Line

We offer a 24/h, confidential sexual assault crisis line for anyone affected by sexual violence. 705-476-3355 (Collect Calls Accepted)

Groups and Workshops

We offer different groups and workshops on topics like moving beyond trauma, healthy anger, and healthy relationships. more

How You Can Help

Partner With Us

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Donate Food & Clothing

You can help one of our clients with immediate need for food or clothing by donating to our food & clothing banks. more

Get Involved

You can make a difference in someone's life by volunteering on our 24/h crisis line and much more. more

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News Bulletin

 


Public Educator

Contract to March 31, 2017

7 hours a week

 

Job Description:

  • Deliver 30 public education presentations to a community groups, businesses, schools and agencies to market Amelia Rising services, ending workplace sexual harassment and anti-violence topics.
  • Outreach to businesses, agencies and community groups in Nipissing District.
  • Build and maintain a relationship with diverse and marginalized communities.
  • Assist with the maintenance of social and print media.
  • Develop and maintain adequate resources to use in presentations.
  • Following the completion of Amelia Rising training, provide face-to-face support after presentations as required.
  • Maintain necessary statistical records, monthly reports and other duties as requested by the Executive Director.
  • Maintain an office environment that promotes a feminist analysis of violence against women and in particular the issues related to sexual violence, including incest, child sexual abuse and sexual assault.
  • Employ effective and sensitive communication skills, both oral and written, in person and on the telephone.
  • Maintain strict confidentiality as per Amelia Rising Oath of Confidentiality, and uphold the Code of Ethics.
  • Work independently and/or with staff team.
  • Adhere to Amelia Rising policies and procedures

 

Qualifications:

The Public Educator must have an educational or experiential background  that prepares them for the rigours of working in a highly confidential and empowering  manner with women who have experienced sexual violence.

Bilingualism (French/English) is a definite asset.

 

The ideal candidate will demonstrate proficiency in:

  • Public education and public speaking
  • Issues facing survivors of sexual violence
  • Anti-oppression values
  • Health and social services for women throughout the Nipissing District
  • Working both in a team and independent professional environment
  • Highly effective written and oral communication

 

Interested candidates should send their resumes to:

Amelia Rising Sexual Assault Centre of Nipissing

Attn Brenda Quenneville

101 Worthington Street East, Suite #11

P1B 1G5

Fax: (705) 840-5050

Email: info@ameliarising.ca

 

Application deadline:   Friday April 22, 2016

 

This position is funded by the Government of Ontario

 


PHOTOVOICE

Through the eyes of a survivor

 

Shedding light on the darkness: A Celebration of Survival

Join us as we give VOICE to our own resilience

 

Artists will present on opening night: Friday May 6th, 2016 from 7-9 pm

White Water Gallery – 122 Main Street East

 

Please see below flyer for additional information

PhotoVoice Flyer

 


 

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