Human Resource Specialist

(Imani's Place Foundation)

Position ID: V-ALL0011
Last Modified: 06 Sep 2022
Last Full Update: 31 Dec 2021

Opportunity Details: Human Resource Specialist

Contact Lisa Ogbole, Executive Director, Imani Foundation/Imani's Place; Email:

Integral part of ensuring that staff and volunteers are looked after in a professional and open way. The HR Specialist will act as a catalyst when handling disputes and ensuring that policies and legislation are being followed. Working collaboratively with other members of the team, the HR Specialist will work toward the following as a volunteer: 

  • Demonstrated experience required (paid or volunteer) 
  • Have a clear understanding of domestic violence, human trafficking and associated trauma 
  • CHRP designate is an asset 
  • Solid understanding of labour legislation and employee recruitment 
  • Maintaining updated employee and volunteer records 
  • Support the staff culture 
  • Working with staff and volunteers to ensure that policy is being interpreted and executed in the manner for which it was intended 
  • Able to manage and implement conflict resolution practices where required 
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks and projects simultaneously and efficiently with minimal supervision 
  • Share our passion and dedication to making a real difference in the lives of women (particularly BIPOC women) who have experienced trauma through domestic violence and/or human trafficking 
  • Deliver to a high standard in often challenging circumstances, both ethically and professionally are able to work collaboratively in a culturally diverse organization 
  • You will demonstrate a commitment to the organization's mission and values
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Clients Women who are in transitional housing and are survivors of domestic violence and/or human trafficking and looking for ways to move forward in a positive and healthy way.
Ages 18 year(s) and up
Suitable for Highschool Credit Hours No
Areas of Interest Human Resources / Interviewing ; Mentorship / Leadership ; Volunteer Coordination
Skills/Experience Communication & Interpersonal Skills ; Confidentiality ; Counseling & Support ; Customer Service ; Friendly & Outgoing ; General Computer Skills ; Leadership ; Listening Skills ; Mentoring & Training ; Patience ; Planning & Organizing ; Self-Motivated / Work Independently ; Sports & Coaching ; Team Work ; Translation & Languages ; Writing & Editing
Commitment Length 1 Year
Interaction Level Solitary ; One-on-one ; Small Group
Accessibility Not Accessible
Location Alliston
Number of Positions Alliston 
1 individual(s) needed in total.
Training Orientation - Self facilitated ; Training is required ; Training on-going
Transportation Car required
Police Check Required

Agency Details: Imani's Place Foundation

Office Phone 705-250-3187
Address & Map
New Tecumseth, ON
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Mailing Address c/o Lisa Ogbole; PO Box 578 
Alliston, ON 
Canada L9R 1V7