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Are you awesome? Because the awesome team at Embrave is on the look-out! Come support survivors; we need each other more than ever before!

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Current Opportunities

Child & Youth Counsellor/Advocate Position

The Counsellors/Advocates will join the in supporting survivors and their children living in the shelter. Supports provided are based on client needs and can include risk assessment, safety planning, counselling and emotional support, legal support, housing support, information & referrals, accompaniments, and advocacy

Development Manager (1-Year Contract)

We require candidates to fulfill the position of a 1-Year Contract who will manage, develop and grow the fundraising program with innovative ideas and creative additions. You will work as a member of the leadership team to raise awareness of Embrave’s efforts to support survivors of gender-based violence and work to maximize opportunities for fundraising and deepen donor engagement and investment in our cause.

Manager of Programs and Services

We seek 1 full-time Manager of Programs and Services. The Manager of Programs and Services is responsible for the implementation, management, supervision and evaluation of the agency shelters, programs, and services. The Manager of Programs and Services works in collaboration with the Director of Programs and Services to establish program policies and procedures and is a member of the management team.

1-Year Contract Full-Time Overnight Residents Counsellor/Advocate & 1 Full-Time Permanent Rotational Counsellor-Advocate – Designated Position for Someone Who Identifies as an Indigenous Person

We are looking for 2 Counsellor to join our Resident Counsellor/Advocate (RCA) team and provide supports based on clients’ needs including risk assessment, safety planning, counselling, and emotional support, legal and housing supports, information & referrals, accompaniments, and advocacy.

Legal Counsellor/Advocate

The Counsellors/Advocates will provide supports for clients and their children such as risk assessment, counselling and emotional support, outreach support, legal support, housing support, information & referral, accompaniments, etc.

Our Values

Critical and intersectional understanding of systems, issues, challenges and barriers


Community and survivor- centered

Strong understanding of anti-oppression, human rights and social justice

“Too many times survivors of violence feel alone, less than, or incomplete. Our new name and logo are representations of this. We understand that healing is not linear. We recognize, respect and honour the bravery of all survivors and stand alongside them. We want to create a space where survivors can bring their whole selves – no matter what.We inspire bravery. We embrace it. We are Embrave.”

Sharon Floyd, Chief Executive Officer

“We work towards eradicating all forms of racism and oppression by identifying, challenging and removing barriers that exist in obtaining or accessing our programs and services. Our name and identity embodies who we are, our values and what we do. We are brave, bold, fierce, confident and unafraid to face challenges head-on. Embrave is relentless in leading change. We amplify the voices of survivors. Embrave is here for you. All of you.”

Rebecca Rogers, Director of Programs & Services

“With the support of a caring community, Embrave has provided life-changing supports to more than 49,000 survivors and their children over the past three decades. I am honoured to play a role in connecting passionate and committed community members to Embrave and those we serve. Together, we strive to provide critical supports for survivors of gender-based violence today, and create safer communities into the future. ”

Julie Shultz, Development Manager