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Job Number:  56792
Better At Home Coordinator
Job Posted: Thursday, 15 August 2019
Closing Date: Monday, 26 August 2019
(tomorrow)
S.U.C.C.E.S.S.
Region: Vancouver & Lower Mainland Type: Part time
Location: Vancouver, B.C. Salary: $19.50 per hour

BETTER AT HOME COORDINATOR

Job Number: 11741

Title: Better At Home Coordinator

Nature: Part-time (28 hours/week)

Number of Positions: 1

Salary: $19.50 per hour

Location: Vancouver

 

About the Position:

The Better At Home Coordinator works with community partners and coordinates the project to provide non-medical home support services to seniors living at home at the Vancouver Hastings-Sunrise area.

 

Reports to: Program Director, Family and Community Services Division

 

Key Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Develops and maintains a supportive relationship with existing and new seniors receiving program services
  • Liaises and works with community partners on the project
  • Recruits and works with volunteers / causal workers to carry out the required service
  • Provides trainings and supports to volunteers / causal workers to perform their work
  • Provides support in scheduling services with volunteers or casual workers
  • Outreaching and marketing to reach out to isolated or vulnerable seniors to ensure the service is accessible to them
  • Attends meetings with other Better at Home Coordinators and United Way representatives if needed
  • Ensures all services meet the accreditation standards
  • Maintains up-to-date records
  • Responsible for report writing and other administration work
  • Maintains statistical records for accountability, funding application/report and program development purposes
  • Ensures services are provided within the financial budget
  • Attends community meetings as requested by the Program Director
  • Attends supervision and team meetings regularly
  • Attends division staff meeting/retreat and training opportunities as required
  • Works closely with staff members of other S.U.C.C.E.S.S. divisions/offices in providing joint support to individuals and families
  • Performs other tasks as assigned by the Program Director

 

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Bachelor degree in Social Science/Human Services or related discipline preferred
  • Demonstrates knowledge about local community resources
  • Demonstrates experiences working with multicultural seniors
  • Demonstrates knowledge and ability to communicate with people who may suffer from memory loss, dementia or other mental health challenges

 

Job Skills and Abilities:

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English, bi-lingual an asset
  • Excellent in interpersonal and communication skills
  • A good team player with internal and external stakeholders
  • Excellent program planning, time management and organizational skills
  • Proficiency in the use of Microsoft Office Suite and basic internet skills
  • Multitasking and flexible

 

Other Requirements:

  • Clear Criminal Record Check (Vulnerable Sector Check) required (submitted upon hiring)
  • Applicants must be eligible to work in Canada
  • Frequent travel within Vancouver

 

How to Apply:

S.U.C.C.E.S.S. embraces diversity and encourages all qualified applicants to apply.

 

Interested candidates please apply by emailing your application by August 26, 2019, to . Please use the following in your email subject: “BAH-Vancouver”

 

Resume and cover letter should not be longer than 3 pages. No phone calls please. While we appreciate all applications, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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Resume and cover letter should not be longer than 3 pages. No phone calls please. While we appreciate all applications, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
Contact Details
S.U.C.C.E.S.S. embraces diversity and encourages all qualified applicants to apply.

Interested candidates please apply by emailing your application by August 26, 2019, to . Please use the following in your email subject: “BAH-Vancouver”
www:   www.successbc.ca/career/11741-better-at-home-coordinator/


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