This is a full-time position for 40 hours per week available.
Join us in leading the way and making a difference in the lives of children in care.
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 1600 staff, and hundreds of volunteers delivering 130+ programs through Edmonton and Central Alberta.
Do you want to be a role model for youth in care? Catholic Social Services provides extensive group care and emotional support for children and youth experiencing disabilities at-risk life-styles and/or addictions. Working in a group care setting, you lead by example demonstrating excellent client-focused service including personal care, program planning and behavior management. Your aptitude for supporting a family- inclusive environment is supplemented by your willingness to learn about various client conditions to ensure the highest quality of care. Your ability to multi-task helps you work through the administrative portion of your role efficiently, as scheduling, supervision and managing of day to day home operations are your responsibility. You enjoy working in a unique, often changing environment. Assertive, fair and flexible with strong organizational and communication skills you have developed good skills working with staff, team members and families.
Your diploma or degree in Human Services or equivalent has prepared you to assume this pivotal role. Three (3) years of experience working with children, youth and or families, and one year of supervisory experience is preferred. A vehicle and valid Operator's License is required.
The salary range for this position is $28.41 to $31.97 per hour based on qualifications and experience
We thank all applicants. Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.
We offer flexibility, a comprehensive benefits package and a supportive working environment
Police Information Check, Intervention Record Check and/or summary of driving record are conditions of employment and the financial responsibility of the candidate.
Please apply online quoting the competition number 16-275 before October 23, 2016
Catholic Social Services
12431 Stony Plain Road
Fax: (780) 439-3154
We are an equal opportunity employer.
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.