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We are looking for an experienced Special Projects Coordinator to join our team! Reporting to the Executive Director, the position is responsible for leading special projects to completion in a manner consistent with the mission, vision, and mandate of YAWC. The position supports in planning, organizing, delivering, and evaluating initiatives and engaging with clientele for maximum impact on YAWC services.



The position applies knowledge of project management, event planning, grief counselling, and case management, with strong communications and organizational skills. The position serves clients from underserved populations with complex socio-economic and mental health issues, requiring support that applies strict confidentiality, good judgment, compassion, and self-care strategies.


YAWC is a non-profit organization with a mission of “Working towards a resilient and robust community by empowering Indigenous women, gender diverse peoples, and their families through culturally inclusive advocacy, healing, learning, and sharing while celebrating success.” For more info visit


Salary is $30 per hour. Position is term to March 2022 and open to remote work.

Job Description-SpecialProjectsCoordinator


How to Apply

Please send your CV and three references to Claudia Riveros, Executive Director at   

Application Deadline:  March 10th, 2021
Please submit all questions to or telephone 867-667-6162 ext.7


We want to thank everyone who applies but only short-listed candidates will be contacted.