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Advocacy Coordinator

Advocacy Coordinator

Company: Fight4Freedom
Contact Person: Hannah Monteagudo
Location/Address:
PO Box 47605
Don Mills, Ontario , M3C 3S7

Position Description

Specific Duties

  • Advocate for the rights, dignity, and needs of survivors to local businesses, service providers, partner organizations, and governments
  • Working with different partners in the area of ministry development and assist in rehabilitation programming of survivors coming out of the industry
  • Awareness raising, education, and general lobbying for protection of the rights and dignity of survivors and individuals impacted by the sex industry
  • Building a rapport with volunteers and being a liaison for the Survivor Care department.

You do not need to live in Toronto to work for Fight4Freedom. Much of our work is done remotely and our staff is spread throughout several provinces.

Mandate

To be an active voice and advocate of justice for individuals impacted by the sex industry and sex trafficking; and to further assist them in finding necessary support systems that will support their journey of healing, restoration, safety and freedom.

Mission

  • Seek out survivors of sex trafficking and connect them with support, premised on biblical principles of love, patience and compassion
  • Protect the rights and dignity of individuals involved in sex trafficking
  • Collaborate, engage in dialogue and partner with other national stake holders and agencies that directly or indirectly have a passion to help survivors of sex trafficking
  • Advocate for changes and support upcoming policies that directly or indirectly have an impact on seeing sex trafficking eradicated in Canada
  • Provide preventative measures that will help individuals understand their identity, value, and self worth as well as provide that support for those who are still in sex trafficked situations

Specific Qualifications

  • Christian Faith: Have a solid and vibrant Christian faith
  • Church Involvement: A positive relationship with a recognized church and regular attendance
  • Ministry Experience: Have a solid background and understanding of Christian ministry (3-5 years)
  • Mission Agreement: Compliance with Fight4Freedom’s theological and mission statements
  • Education: Relevant University or College Education
  • Is flexible in a team environment and is a team player
  • Able to work independently and strongly self-motivated
  • Superb command of the English language (both written and oral)
  • Affinity for working in a small-sized non-profit, charitable environment

Job Type

Full-time or Part-time.

Salary

$18-$30/hour, depending on level of experience and education. All staff positions are on a support raised salary where the individual must raise 100% of their support. This means that you raise the funds for your salary as an inner-city missionary with Fight4freedom through your contacts, churches and relationships. We offer support in how to do this through coaching, training, and resources.

Application

Please submit a resume along with application form at www.fight4freedom.ca/application.

Posted: June 22, 2021 | Expires: December 21, 2021
Posted Under: Ministry - General
Career ID: [ 9105 ]