REPORTS TO: Deputy Executive Director/Executive Director
HOURS: 37.5 hours/week plus evenings and weekends
JOB ID: 19-071BSCS
“Despite great challenges we believe unhealthy cycles can be broken, new opportunities created and, through healing, health restored.”
Would you like to be a part of an organization that works with some of Edmonton’s most vulnerable populations and counts on the professionalism, expertise, insight, and passion of its staff to develop programs and services for the clients they work with? Join us at Boyle Street Community Services.
“We stand with our clients, side by side, patiently and for as long as they want – a constant and consistent caring force”
Boyle Street Community Services (BSCS) is a values-driven organization that believes our clients are the experts in their own life. Your job will be to foster innovation with your team alongside our clients. If your values are aligned with our values and beliefs listed at: https://www.boylestreet.org/mission-history, please consider joining our team.
This position comes with a comprehensive dental, health and drug benefits package, four weeks of annual vacation, management days, sick days, and numerous professional development opportunities.
The Ubuntu Children and Families program delivers groundbreaking services to vulnerable children, youth, and families in Northeast Edmonton. The C5 partnership, the creators of Ubuntu (composed of Boyle Street Community Services, Bent Arrow Traditional Healing Society, Edmonton Mennonite Centre for Newcomers, Norwood Child and Family Resource Centre, and Terra Centre), had a vision for a cutting edge service delivery model which could be achieved by working together.
The Director of Ubuntu is responsible for the strategic, cultural and operational leadership and day to day management of the Ubuntu program.
KEY AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITIES:
Education: Diploma or Degree in Social Work, mental health or health-related field, human services administration or similar; or a different designation.
An integral piece of the Ubuntu Director role will be seeking the ongoing teachings of the First Peoples of our land: Indigenous, First Nation, Inuit and Metis. The Director of Ubuntu will walk alongside Ubuntu families, community, colleagues and staff in traditional Ceremony.
Skills, Abilities and Attitudes:
Closing Date: Until Suitable Candidate is Found
Boyle Street Community Services is an equal opportunity employer. We value the diversity of the communities we serve, and are committed to engaging and developing a diverse and inclusive workforce. Boyle Street Community Services welcomes applications from First Nation, Inuit, Métis, New Canadian, differently-abled, and LGBTQ2s+ communities.
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