We are hiring!! Bookkeeper

The successful candidate will be responsible for day-to-day financial operations (such as payroll, invoices, expenses), as well as budget preparation and monitoring, report writing, and the annual review and audit of Peers Victoria’s financial state. Previous experience in the nonprofit sector is an asset as this position will be required to monitor budgets for funding of the agency.

Pay is $32-$40 an hour depending on experience. 15 hours per week including 3 hours on location.

Click here for job description: https://www.safersexwork.ca/wp-content/uploads/2022/05/Job-Posting-Bookkeeper-May-2022-FINAL.docx-1.pdf

 

We are hiring! Sacred Meeting & Outreach Coordinator

Sacred is a group made up of Indigenous folks that currently or formerly worked the sex trade. They meet monthly to connect and share experiences as Indigenous sex workers and to draw strength from culture and coming together.  The Sacred Outreach Coordinator’s role is to support the functioning of the outreach program, driving in pairs or threes to supportive housing sites and encampments to offer outreach support to folks.

This position is posted for 15 hours per week at $30 per hour, with the possibility to increase hours.

Link to job description: https://www.safersexwork.ca/wp-content/uploads/2022/04/Sacred-Meeting-and-Outreach-Coordinator-1-2.pdf

Peers is Hiring!! Program Coordinator

Peers Victoria is hiring a Program Coordinator!

Program Coordinator 2022

Please submit your cover letter and resume by Feb 20, 2022 to peershiring@gmail.com

Applications from individuals with direct experience in any aspect of the sex industry are especially welcome. Our group welcomes indigenous people, people of colour, and people representing diverse genders, sexualities, and abilities.

If you have any questions about this posting please contact ed@peers.bc.ca

Peers is Hiring!!! Finance Manager

Reporting to the Executive Director, the Financial Manager will provide payroll, finance, and accounting services to support Peers Victoria Resources Society. These duties include being responsible for day-to-day financial operations (such as payroll, invoices, expenses), as well as budget preparation and monitoring, report writing, and the annual review and audit of Peers Victoria’s financial state.

Pay is $32-50 per hour based on experience

Position is 10 hours per week

Additional info can be found in the job posting here: Financial Manager_December 2021

If you are interested in this employment opportunity, please submit a resume and a covering letter that summarizes your relevant experience and skills to peershiring@gmail.com. The position will remain open until filled but applications will begin to be reviewed on January 3rd, 2022.

Applications from individuals with direct experience in any aspect of the sex industry are especially welcome. We also encourage applications from, but not limited to, indigenous persons, persons of colour, and persons representing diverse genders, sexualities, and abilities.

Peers is Hiring!!! Indigenous Outreach Team Program Lead

Peers is hiring a Program Lead for our Indigenous Outreach Team.

Reporting to the Indigenous Programs Director and in partnership with the First Nations Health
Authority, the Indigenous Outreach Program Lead works to provide support services to
unsheltered and precariously housed Indigenous people.

In recognition of the urgent need for support for all unsheltered individuals and the importance
of recognizing existing relationships that have been built, the Program Lead will ensure the daily
operation of the Indigenous Outreach Team at Peers. This includes organizing outreach routes
and shifts for Outreach Workers to ensure that necessities and supports to individuals are being
received during outreach activities. This position will also work closely with the Director of
Indigenous Programs to support peer staff on outreach shifts. The Program Lead will also consult
and work collaboratively with other outreach organizations and housing providers.

This position is posted at 25 hours per week at $29 – $32 per hour based on skill and previous experience. Days of the week and times of the day are flexible, but general outreach shifts are Monday to Thursday 10:30-3:30 pm with time built in before or after outreach shifts for administrative duties.

If you are interested in this employment opportunity, please submit a resume and a cover letter that summarizes your relevant experience and skills by December 17,2021 to indig.director@peers.bc.ca. The position will remain open until a qualified candidate is found. This position will be prioritized for Indigenous people but is open to all folks that are interested. It is beneficial to identify in the cover letter if you are Indigenous and have lived expertise relevant to the position. We also encourage applications from, but not limited to, people with diverse abilities, and people representing diverse genders and sexualities.

Additional information can be found in the job posting located here:

Peers_IndigOutreach_ProgLead_WINTER2021

Provincial Substance Alert

Please see this important update on changes to the province’s substance supply as a result of recent flooding: Provincial Emergency Alert Nov 2021