Employment Opportunities

Settlement Supervisor Settlement Supervisor (full-time position)

Position Opportunity: This full-time position will provide an exciting opportunity for an individual interested in providing leadership for a small refugee settlement team as well as settlement program oversight. Additionally, engage with the organization’s leadership team to assist in reshaping our settlement program while upholding our organizational values, in order to better respond to growing demand. For the past 12 years, JHC has provided housing, settlement assistance and relational care for 500+ refugee claimants from over 40 different nations who have arrived in Metro Vancouver. If you wish to join an organization which is on the cutting edge of the refugee cause and seeking to respond to the ever-increasing need of a hidden refugee population, then we invite you to consider joining our team.

Mandate: The Settlement Supervisor provides leadership of Journey Home Community’s settlement staff and oversees programming to provide housing, resettlement assistance and relational care to newly arrived refugee claimant families in Metro Vancouver.

Applications: We are looking to fill this position quickly. Interested candidates should send their resume with cover letter to as soon as possible, with interviewing to commence with qualified candidates immediately. The position posting will be removed from our website as soon as a candidate is selected.

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Event Director Vancouver RIDE for REFUGE (contract position)

Position Opportunity: The annual Vancouver RIDE for REFUGE provides a fundraising cycling/walking event for some 25-30 charities in Metro Vancouver. It is part of a national event held on the Saturday prior to Thanksgiving weekend each year. The Vancouver RIDE has been growing each of the past 8 years and last year raised close to $300,000. Journey Home Community (JHC) functions as the Host Charity for the Vancouver RIDE and the Event Director will work as part of JHC to develop the RIDE toward further growth.

Mandate: The Event Director (ED) shall oversee the annual Vancouver RIDE for REFUGE and shall have full responsibility for planning and implementing the event as per the terms outlined in the Host Partner Agreement between Journey Home Community and Blue Sea Philanthropy Inc.

Time Commitment: This position will be an ongoing part-time contract position requiring approximately 4 -5 hours time commitment per week with extra time required closer to the event date. Start date to be approximately April 1 and completion date to be October 31 of each year. This position would be suitable for someone working in a part-time ministry position and looking for an opportunity to add to their work load.

Applications: Closing date has been extended to May 30. Interested candidates should send their resume with cover letter to .

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