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We are Hiring - Consent Crew Coordinator

February 20, 2024

We are Hiring - Consent Crew Coordinator

UPDATE: Deadline for this competition will remain open until the position has been filled. If interested, we encourage you to apply with out delay. Thank you to those who have already applied: we will be inviting you to interview shortly.

VFWC is seeking a program coordinator to design, launch, operate and evaluate a pilot project to engage young men and boys in addressing sexualized assault and intimate partner violence. This project includes three core deliverables:

  1. The creation of a Sexual health Education Hub for Yukon educators.
  2. Launching an all-genders Young Feminist Club at VFWC.
  3. Launching Next Gen Men in the Yukon.

The successful candidate will work in partnership with a male contractor to support the Next Gen Men Launch, the VFWC Communications Coordinator to support marketing and partnerships, and other VFWC staff to support operations of the Young Feminists Club. This program is funded through Promising practices funding from the Government of Canada and has a heavy evaluation component to establish how this best practice will work with the North.

VISIT YUWIN for FULL DETAILS on the job opening.

HOW TO APPLY

Please send your resume and cover letter to programs@vfwomenscentre.com. Submissions without a cover letter will not be considered. Candidates should:

  • Include their pronouns.
  • Explain how their education, lived and work experience have prepared them for this position.
  • Describe a project they have carried from vision to completion.

WHO CAN APPLY

This position is open to folks who identify as a woman or outside the gender binary.

DO OUR VALUES ALLIGN?

At the Victoria Faulkner Women’s Centre our decisions, actions and relations are guided by the following core values: feminism, inclusivity, anti-oppression, respect and equality.

LEARN more about the Women’s Centre and the work we do at:

-https://vfwomenscentre.com/ (our website for day to day programming and services) -http://endviolenceyukon.com/ (our campaign website for 16 Days to End Gender-Based Violence and Sexual Assault Prevention Month)

QUESTIONS? Contact Steph (she/elle), our Programs Coordinator, at (867) 667-2693, x108 or at programs@vfwomenscentre.com.





Next Gen Men-tor Training Opportunity!

February 19, 2024

Next Gen Men-tor Training Opportunity!

Mentor Training application deadline extended to March 11

  • Are you passionate about working with youth?
  • Want to help the youth in your life build positive self-identities?

A free training opportunity is coming up for male-identifying, or non-binary, adults who live in the Yukon. The training is provided by Next Gen Men, in partnership with the Women’s Centre and Les EssentiElles. Through NGM unique program, mentors will increase their skills for facilitating supportive conversations around masculinity and self-identiry.

In addition, there is the opportunity to help lead a Boys Group in your community post-training.

Learn more about:

  • Next Gen Men program in Yukon
  • Free training opportunities for adults
  • Supporting Boys Groups in your community!

Visit our NEW Next Gen Men, tab under - vfwomenscentre.com/programs.

Ready to apply for mentorship training?

Complete the on-line application form, found here: https://forms.gle/2JrmHpYULDM4KJ5t7





We are Hiring - Executive Director

January 15, 2024

We are Hiring  - Executive Director

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Fri. Feb. 16, 2024

The Victoria Faulkner Women’s CenExecutive Director JD 2023 tre has operated a drop in space for women identifying folks in Whitehorse, Yukon for nearly 50 years. The Board of Directors will begin strategic planning in the new year and set a strong direction for our work over the next 3-5 years. The incoming Executive Director will be a part of this process and step into a fresh mandate to deliver. Over the last three years we have focused our efforts on strengthening internal systems, such as finance and onboarding, and rebuilding our partnerships and community relationships since the pandemic closed our doors and pivoted our programming.

We are seeking a dynamic Executive Director who is committed to supporting the team to bring our vision to life and continuing to explore and lead decolonization efforts in our community with the Board. We offer a flexible employment space that is committed to feminism and anti oppression and making the values live through not only the programs we run but the workplace we operate.

See the Full Job Description:Executive Director JD 2023

Please submit your resume via the online form below.

Online form

If you have questions about the position or if the form is not working for you - please email programs@vfwomenscentre.com





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