Program Director (Youth Employment Services) - Edmonton, Alberta
Job Number: J0420-0689
Job Type: Permanent, Full-Time
City: Edmonton, Alberta
Hours of Work Per Week: 40
Scheduled Days Each Week: Monday - Friday
Scheduled Hours: 8:30am TO 4:30pm (This management position requires flexibility to work some evenings & weekends, as necessary)
Hiring Manager Name & Title: Carol Siziba - Chief of Client Services
Compensation: $38.00 - $42.00/Hr
WJS Canada has partnered with CBI L.E.A.P to implement Youth Employment Services in Alberta, BC and Ontario. By building community networks involving local employers, agencies, educational institutions and community partners, and providing innovative training techniques, the program will strive to ensure individuals with barriers to employment acquire, maintain and excel at a “Real Work for Real Pay” position.
The Program Director of Youth Employment Services will collaborate with the CBI management team to develop, implement and deliver the program in WJS Canada's programs across Canada. As this is a new service offering for WJS Canada, the Program Director will also be responsible for marketing the program through social media, hosting information sessions and attending conferences to potential employers, service providers, schools, parents and other stakeholders.
Travel required (50%) throughout Alberta, BC and Ontario.
*** Prior to confirmation of employment all applicants must provide a current (dated within 3 months of hiring date) Criminal Record Check and Ministry Check. These checks can take up to 6 weeks to obtain, please ensure you prepare accordingly.
WJS Canada helps people with diverse abilities become active in their communities and reach the highest possible levels of independence. Our wide range of programs and services include supported homes, independent and semi-independent living, behaviour counselling, and mental and physical therapy. We offer community living, life skill coaching, career development, rest and relief for care-givers and family support for children with diverse abilities.
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