JOB OPPORTUNITY: COLT Student Parents Program Coordinator
COLT Students Parents Program Coordinator Competition #36-20
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ABOUT FAMILY SERVICES OF GREATER VANCOUVER (FSGV)
We are a community-based, not-for profit organization with nearly 100 social services programs and 500 employees across Vancouver and the Lower Mainland. We provide counselling and other essential services to the most vulnerable people in our communities. For over 90 years, we’ve inspired and supported those who need help reaching their full potential. We work to ensure children are nurtured, youth find optimism, adults feel empowered, and parents make choices that build strong families.
Our values are:
We provide a supportive workplace for our staff and professional, effective services for our clients, including counselling, therapy, advocacy, education and community services.
HERE’S WHAT WE CAN DO TOGETHER
Our COLT Program in Richmond keeps pregnant teens and student parents in school and helps them to overcome the barriers that can keep them from finishing school and finding work. These barriers include a lack of daycare for their children, economic difficulties, transportation, as well as relationship and personal issues. While participating in the program, their children are provided with quality daycare on campus.
The Coordinator will be responsible for the administration, supervision and co-ordination of the Richmond Student Parents Program including the day to day operations of the school program for student parents and the daycare. The Coordinator will also work to ensure the student program is operating effectively and collaboratively with the daycare.
· Collaborative Communication
· Personal Effectiveness
· Personal Leadership
· Commitment to Excellence
WHAT YOU BRING
Education / Experience
Job Specific Knowledge/Skills/Abilities
WHAT WE OFFER YOU
FSGV provides a comprehensive compensation package, with pension and generous extended health benefits for our regular staff.
FSGV supports career development and training for staff to reach their potential, offering mentorship and professional advancement in a supportive environment. We recognize the importance of work-life balance, wellness and a safe, inclusive and welcoming workplace that values diversity and respect for all.
Work Hours: Monday to Friday based on 35 hours/week
Salary: GS9 Step 1 ($1,772.40 gross bi-weekly) with excellent benefits including pension
Location: Richmond Secondary School, 7171 Minoru Blvd. Richmond
Start Date: As Soon as possible
HOW TO APPLY
If this describes you, please submit your application to us through this link:
Only short listed candidates will be contacted for interviews. Thank you for your interest.
Post End Date: August 7, 2020
FSGV is committed to the principles of diversity. We encourage applications from qualified people of all genders expressions and identities, sexual orientations, visible minorities, Indigenous persons and persons with disabilities.
If you require a disability-related accommodation in order to participate in the recruitment process, please email your resume and cover letter (indicating the competition number #36-20 in email subject line) outlining your interest and relevant experience to your contact information to for follow-up.
**if you are an internal candidate, please indicate “Internal Candidate” in the subject line of the email**
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