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Invites Applications for the position of

Full Time Counsellor

The Sexual Abuse Centre provides services to female and male victims of sexual violence. This is a full time position requiring some after-hour counselling (individual or group) and public education.


  • Intake and Assessments
  • Counselling: developing and implementing brief intervention and short or long term counselling plans
  • Crisis intervention during business hours
  • Group development and facilitation
  • Public Education
  • Advocacy
  • Other duties as assigned


  • Minimum Social Worker Diploma
  • Excellent assessment skills
  • Demonstrated knowledge and application of various treatment modules and experience in trauma work
  • Excellent computer skills and ability to enter data
  • Ability to work independently
  • Ability to maintain a good working relationship with co-workers and other community agencies
  • Knowledge and experience in working with diverse client cultures
  • Experience in group work
  • Experience and comfort with public speaking
  • Excellent written and verbal skills
  • Responsible, reliable and flexible
  • Valid Driver’s Licence, Reliable Vehicle

Hours of Work

35 hours per week (9:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m. and occasional after hour work).

Salary: Accordance with Collective Agreement (C.U.P.E.)

Extended Health Package Provided

Closing date: February 1, 2019

Apply to:

Deborah Dika

Executive Director

Sexual Abuse Centre Thunder Bay

385 Mooney St or email ddika@tbsasa.org

Thunder Bay, ON P7B 5L5

We thank all applicants; however only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.