POSITION: Manager, Sexual Assault Support Centre (SASC)

The Alma Mater Society of UBC Vancouver (AMS) is a student-run, not-for-profit organization that represents over 48,000 UBC students as well as students at affiliated colleges. The AMS operates student services, student owned businesses, resource groups, and clubs with the purpose of improving the quality of the educational, social, and personal lives of the students of UBC Vancouver (www.ams.ubc.ca)

Here is an AMAZING OPPORTUNITY for you to join us!

We are currently looking for a dynamic and experienced individual to fill the position of Sexual Assault Support Centre (SASC) Manager!

Reporting to the Executive Coordinator of Student Services and the Director of Student Governance, the SASC Manager will be responsible for the operation of the Sexual Assault Support Centre for the AMS of UBC Vancouver, as well as providing support for survivors of sexual assault and raising the profile of sexual assault issues to the AMS membership and the UBC Community.

The successful candidate will possess experience managing a team including full cycle recruitment, training and discipline, which will enable you to coach your team to succeed in goals and continually improve their skills. Using your experience and formal training in this field, you will need to uphold the most confidential practices in supporting survivors of sexual assault, as well as use your creativity and knowledge to promote the services of the Centre. SASC is made up of a very small team, including a part time Coordinator and volunteers. This full time position (35 hours per week) comes with excellent remuneration and a competitive benefits package. This amazing opportunity will allow you to make a difference in people’s lives and is very rewarding.

Using your patience, humour and abundance of energy, you must be able to work well with university students, employees, volunteers, customers and clients. Be a part of our Amazing Team!

For full position description and qualifications, please visit our website: www.ams.ubc.ca/employment.

To apply, please email your resume and cover letter with "SASC Manager" in the subject line to applications at ams.ubc.ca by Thursday, September 22 by 4pm.

We would like to thank you for your interest in the AMS. Due to the large volume of resumes we receive at the AMS, we are only able to contact those we are interested in interviewing and cannot except phone calls.

Knowledge Project

Africa Knowledge Project is an academic resource that offers journals and databases. Check them out.

 Upcoming Deadlines



LivewireRasta Livewire is a leading blog that provides in-depth viewpoints from Rastas in Africa and African Diaspora.

Africa Knowledge Project (AKP) publishes peer-reviewed journals and academic databases.

Ojedi is an online retailer of fine art and exceptional handcrafted pieces from around the world.

Africa House is an Africa and Diasporian gallery. Africa House accepts proposals for submission on a rolling basis.

African Event Posters show posters of events at Africa House.

African Gourmet Dinners shows images of African gourmet dishes.