Taber, AB
Safe Haven Women's Shelter Society

The Safe Haven Women's Shelter Society is striving to end the cycle of abuse through the delivery of inclusive, non- judgmental support services to individuals, families and communities.

We are looking for a new leader for our team in the role of:

Executive Director


  • Provide Direction and Leadership towards the Society’s Philosophy, Mission, Vision, and Strategic Plan
  • Overall Management of the Safe Haven Women’s Shelter and the Community Outreach Programming
  • Build and Mentor the Team to Success, through Support, Training and Empowerment
  • Foster Strong Relationships with Aligned Organizations
  • Represent the Organization’s Mission and Vision in the Community as the ‘Face of the Organization’
  • Positively Engage with the Staff, Board Members, Volunteers, Donors, and other Partners
  • Develop, Implement, and Monitor and Annual Operation Plans and Budgets
  • Incorporate best practices in HR Management to lead a Capable, Strong Team with a Positive Culture
  • Ensure the Shelter Facility Maintenance and Repairs are up to Code.
  • Fundraising & Grant Research/Writing
  • Additional Duties as Required by the Board


  • Understanding towards the Sensitive Nature of the Clientele served by the Organization
  • Respect for the Requirement of a High Level of Confidentiality
  • Professional, Ethical & Honest
  • Empathetic & caring towards those dealing with Trauma.
  • Experience in Team Building & Leading while Cultivating a Positive, Supportive Culture
  • Able to Manage Systems to Achieve Fundraising Goals, Strategic Planning and Budgeting
  • Excellent Communication Skills
  • Strong Computer Competency, with ability to work in MS Office and Sage Accounting Programs
  • Understanding of and Familiarity with Board Governance Structure
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Management, Social Services or Human Services considered an Asset.

We Offer

  • $70,000 – $75,000 Annual Salary
  • Benefits Package
  • Monday – Friday, 8am – 5pm with occasional after-hours calls, and occasional after hour requirements for events & fundraisers
  • Meaningful Work with the Ability to have a Positive Impact on others and the community as a whole.

Hire Standard is recruiting on behalf of Safe Haven.

Please apply online at or email resume to

We thank all applicants for their interest, however; only those considered will be contacted.

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