- Closes July 31, 2019

  • Addiction Services
  • Keremeos

Ashnola at The Crossing – Keremeos (Job #8720 – 1911)

Regular Full Time (35 hours/week) (Manager 2)

PCRS is a long-standing, award-winning not-for-profit that serves the most vulnerable people in the Province of B.C. We believe that helping the most marginalized individuals and families will raise the health and well-being of the communities we serve. Our vision is to see everyone thriving in strong, healthy communities, and our mission is to inspire healthy and inclusive communities through leadership and collaboration. We value advocacy, diversity and inclusion, empowerment, service excellence, stewardship, and well-being. We have been recognized for placing a high value on work-life balance. Our Employee Family Assistance Program has a full preventative health program including nutrition awareness, stress reduction, and tools to assist our staff with maintaining a work-life balance. We take care of our people who take care of the people we serve.

Position Summary:  

Ashnola at The Crossing requires a Manager who will lead a multi-disciplinary team and ensure an environment that supports the values of PCRS and a trauma informed environment. The manager will foster and influence the agency’s relationships with funders, and maintain broad external contacts. This position requires a sound understanding of service operations and management, applicable legislation, staff leadership, advocacy, team building, contract management, culture sensitivity, and service evaluation. The manager provides vision and on-site leadership to staff and ensures an operational plan is in place.  Experience in youth addictions, residential care and a trauma-informed approach is essential. 

Academic and Job Experience Required:

Master’s or bachelor’s degree in a relevant discipline, combined with at least five (5) years’ experience in a leadership/manager position responsible for the development, implementation and evaluation of operational programming related to services. An equivalent combination of education and experience will also be considered. 

  • Experience in youth addictions, residential care and a trauma-informed approach
  • Experience working in an isolated environment
  • Experience creating and working within a culturally inclusive environment
  • Effective team building and mentoring skills
  • Strong verbal, interpersonal, presentation, and written communication skills
  • Excellent time management skills: the ability to balance multiple, often conflicting priorities

Basic Requirements:

  • Criminal record check including the vulnerable sector
  • Standard first aid certificate and CPR
  • Class 5 driver’s license
  • Use of own vehicle is required with paid mileage
  • Driver’s abstract


  • Director, Ashnola at the Crossing
Salary Range:     $37.44/hour – $44.93/hour, Plus benefit package (100% employer paid)
“The successful candidate may be eligible for a moving grant and/or loan if moving their principle residence to accept the position”

“PCRS fosters an environment that ensures a sense of belonging, dignity, and respect. We welcome applications from persons with diverse backgrounds and all abilities.”

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