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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

Residents Counsellors/Advocates, Overnight Residents Counsellors/Advocates and Community Support & Outreach Counsellors/Advocates

We are looking for a 1-Year Full Time Overnight Resident Counsellor Advocate and 1 Full-Time Permanent Resident Counsellor Advocate to join Embrave’s team and provide supports based on shelter residents’ needs and can include risk assessment, safety planning, counselling and emotional support, information & referrals to services and resources, accompaniments, and advocacy.

Indigenous and Decolonization Consultation for BraveSpaces Public Education Program

We offer a permanent position for Shelter Program Supervisor.  We are looking for a creative leader with a strong background in gender-based violence work and with an interest in supporting our Mission, Vision, and Values. The successful candidate will work in developing staff teams using innovate strategies and engaging staff to ensure service excellence.

Business Manager – Full-Time Permanent

We seek to fulfill the Business Manager 1-Year Contract full-time position. The Business Manager will manage, and ensure that the agency’s financial, business, and administrative systems are efficient, effective, and legally sound, so as to increase the capacity of Embrave to meet its strategic goals.

2 Full-Time Permanent Residential Food and Nutrition Worker

The Residential Food and Nutrition Worker will support residents and their children through meal preparation, food and supplies coordination, cleaning and organizing the kitchen, pantry, and storage areas, and maintaining the safety of the shelter premises.

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