Thrift Store Donations Coordinator

Aunt Leah’s Urban Thrift Store has an exciting new position in retail for a part-time regular Thrift Store Donations Coordinator. The Thrift Store features quality “pre-loved” clothing and accessories as well as a variety of furniture and household items. All the profits raised go towards preventing children in foster care from becoming homeless, and mothers in need from losing custody of their children.

Job Summary: Primarily works as a cooperative member of the Thrift Store Team by optimizing entrepreneurial business through the Aunt Leah’s Urban Thrift Store to raise funds to help prevent children in care from becoming homeless and mothers in need from losing custody of their children. The Donations Coordinator will give priority to enhance profitability goals by managing in-kind donor relations, product selection, donation pick-ups, and inter-store transfers between the Thrift Store and Warehouse.

Outreach Worker

If you are passionate about helping teen moms and their babies, and are interested in working for a non-profit organization, Aunt Leah’s has a full time temporary Outreach Worker position for you!  This position will provide coverage for a medical leave.

Aunt Leah’s House provides safe, supported housing for pregnant and parenting teen moms currently in government care. Here, young women can prepare for their delivery, learn parenting skills and bond with their new babies in a safe and supportive environment. Each mom receives services tailored to their individual abilities and needs.

Job Summary:  Primarily works in a one-to-one capacity assisting women and their families at Aunt Leah’s House, by supporting them on their journey to self-sufficiency to prevent children in care from becoming homeless and mothers in need from losing custody of their children.

Social Media & Graphic Design Assistant – Canada Summer Jobs 2018 (Subject to Funding Approval)

The Social Media & Graphic Design Assistant will play a key role in the Development team in assisting to implement a wide variety of communication and marketing initiatives that support Aunt Leah’s Fundraising, Development and Programming priorities, and will support all marketing and public relations needs of the non-profit organization.

All the aforementioned is in support of Aunt Leah’s mandate of “preventing children in foster care from becoming homeless, and mothers in need from losing custody of their children. To support them on their journey to adulthood, we provide housing, education & training, and life skills”.  Thus the job placement directly supports the local priority of supporting not-for-profit organizations that provide programs and services for the homeless, youth or youth at risk.

Bookkeeper & Database Assistant – Canada Summer Jobs 2018 (Subject to Funding Approval)

The Bookkeeper & Database Assistant will play a key role in the Development Team and give support to the leadership team in the following areas: bookkeeping, data base entry and maintenance, donor campaigns, and Annual & Third Party events.

The Bookkeeper & Database Assistant acts as a multi-assistant to the Director of Operations, Director of Development, and Donor Relations Officer.  Duties include tracking, recording and formatting of program outcomes, data entry, and bookkeeping related to donor-relations.

All the aforementioned tasks and responsibilities work to support Aunt Leah’s mandate of “preventing children in foster care from becoming homeless, and mothers in need from losing custody of their children. To support them on their journey to adulthood, we provide housing, education & training, and life skills”.  Thus the job placement directly supports the local priority of supporting not-for-profit organizations that provide programs and services for the homeless, youth or youth at risk.

Thrift Store Retail & Warehouse Assistant – Canada Summer Jobs 2018 (Subject to Funding Approval)

To work as a cooperative member of the Thrift Store Team by optimizing entrepreneurial business through the Aunt Leah’s Urban Thrift Store to raise funds to prevent children in care from becoming homeless and mothers in need form losing custody of their children.

The retail assistant will work with other members of the Thrift Store Team to increase social enterprise profitability and customer satisfaction.  The assistant will represent the company in a highly professional, safe and cost-effective manner that complies with applicable regulations.

All the aforementioned Social Enterprise operates to support Aunt Leah’s mandate of “preventing children in foster care from becoming homeless, and mothers in need from losing custody of their children. To support them on their journey to adulthood, we provide housing, education & training, and life skills”.  Thus, the job placement directly supports the local priority of supporting not-for-profit organizations that provide programs and services for the homeless, youth or youth at risk.

Child & Youth Care Worker – Canada Summer Jobs 2018 (Subject to Funding Approval)

The Child & Youth Care Worker works to provide post-majority services for youth and families from becoming homeless by acting as an Outreach and Drop-in Support Worker for participants of the Link Program.  This role supports, encourages, and challenges youth through developing a trusting relationship with the youth during outreach or drop in visits.

All the aforementioned tasks and responsibilities work to support Aunt Leah’s mandate of “preventing children in foster care from becoming homeless, and mothers in need from losing custody of their children. To support them on their journey to adulthood, we provide housing, education & training, and life skills”.  Thus the job placement directly supports the local priority of supporting not-for-profit organizations that provide programs and services for the homeless, youth or youth at risk.

Administrative Assistant – Canada Summer Jobs 2018 (Subject to Funding Approval)

The Administrative Assistant will play a key role in the day-to-day operations and give support to the leadership team in the following areas: fundraising efforts, database entry, communications and administration.

The Administrative Assistant acts as a multi-assistant to the Program Coordinator, Director of Development, Communications Coordinator, Human Resources Generalist, and Executive Assistant.   Duties include tracking, recording and formatting of program outcomes, plus communications work and record-keeping related to donor-relations. Administrative duties include reception, office management and office organization under the guidance of the Executive Assistant, and file maintenance under the guidance of the HR Generalist.  All the aforementioned tasks and responsibilities work to support Aunt Leah’s mandate of “preventing children in foster care from becoming homeless, and mothers in need from losing custody of their children. To support them on their journey to adulthood, we provide housing, education & training, and life skills”.  Thus the job placement directly supports the local priority of supporting not-for-profit organizations that provide programs and services for the homeless, youth or youth at risk.

 

Relief Staff

Aunt Leah’s Place is an innovative non-profit organization that helps prevent children in foster care from becoming homeless, and mothers in need from losing custody of their children. We are excited to post that we are actively recruiting for relief staff at Aunt Leah’s House, which is a group home for teen moms who are in government care.
If you are interested to be a part of some upstream work that supports young moms learn how to parent and end the cycle of ministry care, then this job might be for you. It is an excellent opportunity to get experience in the field, as well as working towards permanent employment with Aunt Leah’s Place.

Successful Candidates will have the availability to take shifts during the work week as well as have Post-secondary or equivalent education with experience in providing support to moms/babies or a relevant combination of education and experience combined with general suitability.

Link Housing First Outreach Worker

We have an exciting and challenging opportunity for a full time regular Outreach Worker to join our Link Housing First Program.  The Link offers youth who have aged out of government care the community, resources and opportunities to help them achieve their goals and transition, successfully from foster care into adulthood. Youths receive access to a transition worker who provides one-on-one support and helps them apply for jobs, learn new practical skills, and develop a plan for their future.

Job Summary:  Works to provide post majority services for Youth and families from becoming homeless by acting as a Housing First Outreach Worker for participants of the Link Program.

Link Housing First Outreach Worker – Part-time

We have an exciting and challenging opportunity for a part time regular Outreach Worker to join our Link Housing First Program.  The Link offers youth who have aged out of government care the community, resources and opportunities to help them achieve their goals and transition, successfully from foster care into adulthood. Youths receive access to a transition worker who provides one-on-one support and helps them apply for jobs, learn new practical skills, and develop a plan for their future.

Job Summary:  Works to provide post majority services for Youth and families from becoming homeless by acting as a Housing First Outreach Worker for participants of the Link Program. This position requires the candidate to work some floor shifts in Vancouver with our partnered agency and to work from our new Seymour street location.

To Apply

Please email an updated copy of your resume and cover letter quoting the position you are applying for in the subject line to:

HR@auntleahs.org

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