19-004 Family Capacity Building Facilitator (Excellent Benefits and Great Work-Life Balance!)

Location: Edmonton

19-004 Family Capacity Building Facilitator (Excellent Benefits and Great Work-Life Balance!)

Are you a multi-tasker who enjoys a challenge? Do you strive in a fast paced work environment and are looking for an exciting and rewarding opportunity? If the answer is “Yes!”, this is the job for you! 

Catholic Social Services is currently recruiting for two (2) full-time (40 hours/week) Family Capacity Building Facilitator positions. One (1) opportunity is full time permanent and the other is a full-time contract position with a potential end date of April 3, 2019.

You will be joining an established Agency that is guided by faith to care for and bring hope to people in need with humility, compassion and respect. With more than 50 years of service delivery, Catholic Social Services is one of the largest multi-function social services agencies in Canada, with more than 1700 staff, and 2000 volunteers delivering 130+ programs throughout Central and Northern Alberta.

Program Overview:

Our Collaborative Service Delivery program partners with Edmonton Region Child and Family Services to support children and families that have an open file with Child and Family Services. The program focuses on the safety and well-being of children and families, supporting children to remain in parental care whenever possible.

As a Family Capacity Building Facilitator, you will be responsible to coordinate and facilitate all aspects of Family Group Conferences for the Collaborative Service Delivery program. You will provide expertise in supporting families to help them utilize community resources and build upon present strengths to assist in successful family relations. As a facilitator you will ensure conferences are effective and in compliance with established standards.

About the Role:

Education and Qualifications: 

The ideal candidate will have an organized and compassionate approach to the work, strong independent/team work skills, a commitment to developing positive supporting relationships, and experience supporting families. Other qualifications include:

Police Information Check including vulnerable sector search, Intervention Record Check and/ or summary of driving record with no more than six (6) demerit points are conditions of employment and the financial responsibility of the candidate. 

The salary for this position is $23.96 to $26.97 per hour based on qualifications and experience. We offer a comprehensive benefits package, flexibility and supportive working environment.

As a Catholic social services agency we are guided by faith to care for and bring hope to people in need with humility, compassion and respect. We embrace diversity and offer equal opportunities to all qualified applicants regardless of origin, culture, ethnicity, age, ability, gender identity and people of faith or no faith.

Please apply online at www.cssalberta.ca/careers to competition number 19-004. We thank all applicants. Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

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