REPORTS TO: Director of Programs
HOURLY RANGE: $28.53-$33.56/hour ($55 633-$65 442/year)
HOURS: 37.5 hours/week with daytime and evening hours that could be between 6AM-12AM and occasional hours on weekends
JOB ID: 20-044BSCS
“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, three weeks of annual vacation, and numerous professional development and training opportunities.
HELP is a new program and partnership between Boyle Street Community Services and the Edmonton Police Service wherein frontline workers (Navigators) will work in tandem with police members.
The overarching goal of HELP is to connect vulnerable people who are interacting with frontline police members to appropriate social services, diverting them from the justice system and helping improve their quality of life, while easing demand on police and the justice system. HELP adopts a human-centred approach, which focuses on the vulnerable person’s day-to-day needs and longer-term challenges to support their transition to a safer lifestyle.
The Manager will be responsible for supporting and directly supervising of 9 Navigator to ensure that program goals and mandate are met while working in partnership with the Sergeants who oversee the EPS employees
KEY AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITIES:
Education: A Diploma or Degree in Social Work, Health, Human Services, Social Sciences or Public Policy preferred. Candidates without a Degree but with extensive relevant and related experience will also be considered.
Skills, Abilities and Attitudes:
Experience and other requirements:
Closing Date: Until Suitable Candidate is Found
First interviews will be held from August 24th to 28th
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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