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Job Number:  45130
Program Coordinator, Unity Project
Job Posted: Saturday, 2 June 2018
Closing Date: Monday, 2 July 2018
(80 days ago)
Boys and Girls Clubs of Calgary
Region: Calgary area Type: Full time
Location: Calgary Salary: (not entered)
Full-Time Program Coordinator, Unity Project
Location:  Renfrew Administration Building, Calgary
Are you passionate about making a difference in the lives of youth? The Boys and Girls Clubs of Calgary is the place for you!
Boys and Girls Clubs of Calgary is a leading provider of quality programs to children and youth, with a $20 million dollar operating budget, that supports the healthy physical, educational and social development for 20,000 young people and their families each year.
The Unity Project is a community-based outreach program for youth aged 14-24. Offering case management, system navigation, coaching, and/or crisis-support, the program connects young people to people and resources to help end their experience of homelessness. The Unity Project serves youth who are experiencing a number of physical, social, emotional and psychological challenges and who aren’t accessing other services or programs. 
As a Program Coordinator with Unity Project, a typical day might include:
  • Observing and providing all staff members with formal feedback monthly  to encourage and develop professional growth and self-care through their individualized goal setting 
  • Conducting BGCC performance engagement with all staff as per guidelines
  • Ensuring that a thorough orientation is completed and ongoing support and supervision is provided for all staff members, volunteers and practicum students
  • Collaborating within the homeless serving sector.
  • Monitoring staff members’ probationary periods and utilize this period for learning stretches, development and role expectations/successes         
  • Setting up and monitoring staff scheduling to ensure highest quality programming for youth (including vacation requests, leaves of absences and time sheets). 
  • Creating and maintaining a positive, supportive and rewarding work environment
  • Attending regular partnership meetings to discuss client needs and progress towards transition
  • Providing overall program coverage in the event of staff absences
  • Ensuring the Unity Project program and all staff adhere to BGCC policies and procedures
We Have:
  • Fun and energetic work environment filled with creative, compassionate, open minded people. 
  • A fantastic total compensation package.
  • Great support for work-life balance and flexibility in the workplace.
  • The opportunity to professionally develop your skills and coach others.
  • To work in an agency that has incredible impact in communities in Calgary and surrounding area.
You Have:
  • Degree or diploma in human services or related social services field with three to five years’ experience, or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience
  • Strong leadership skills with 3 years supervision experience
  • Proven track record of community development that demonstrates skills in valuing partnership and collaboration among non-profit and youth-serving organizations
  • Extensive understanding of vulnerable youth and the multi-faceted issues they face
  • Understanding of sexual exploitation and PSECA legislation and services
  • Strong organizational and time management skills
  • Acceptable drivers abstract and access to automobile, Class 4 drivers an asset
  • Current certification for First Aid and CPR
  • Clear Criminal Check with Vulnerable Sector Check and clear Intervention Record Check*
*If the checks are older than 6 months, successful applicants will begin this process during new hire paperwork.  
Have we enticed you enough to want to become a Program Coordinator with the Unity Project? Why not apply?! Submit your cover letter and resume now! 
How to Apply:
Please mention you saw this posting on WorkInNonProfits.ca.
To apply, please submit your cover letter and resume to our website for consideration. No phone calls please, only qualified candidates will be contacted. If this posting is not listed on our website then this position is no longer available.
Contact Details:
Boys and Girls Clubs of Calgary
731 13 AVE NE
Calgary, AB
T2E 1C8
www:   www.boysandgirlsclubsofcalgary.ca/careers/

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