Job Posting 70140

Family Support Worker
Fort Saskatchewan Boys & Girls Club
Edmonton area
Fort Saskatchewan
closes in 3 days (Fri, 14 May)
full time  •  TBN

Boys and Girls Club of Fort Saskatchewan

Family Support Worker


Type: Full Time Contract – Maternity Leave Position


The Boys and Girls Club of Fort Saskatchewan is a nonprofit youth serving organization that has worked with children, youth and families for over 30 years. We are a member of Boys and Girls Club of Canada and offer a range of programs and services for the community. We strive to provide an inclusive environment for children, youth and families of all backgrounds.   


The Youth and Family Support Worker

  • Works alongside families to identify strengths, develop goals, and create action steps to address the families concerns/priorities
  • Works with children, youth and families to strengthen parent/child relationships and expand the family’s resources
  • Provides the family with tools to increase parent/caregiver capacity, increase knowledge of healthy child development, and increase natural support networks
  • Provides families appropriate information and referrals, navigate systems to ensure children and families are connected to appropriate community resources

This position requires a flexible work schedule that includes occasional evenings as scheduled to meet the needs of families. 35hrs/week

The ideal candidate will possess the following qualifications:

  • Diploma or Degree in Human Services or minimum of 5 years experience
  • Strong knowledge of child development, family dynamics, trauma and brain development an asset
  • Strong knowledge of community resources and ability to make appropriate referrals an asset
  • Strong attention to detail, organizational skills and ability to prioritize multiple requests an asset

Candidates must have or be willing to obtain:

  • Current First Aid Certification
  • Current Suicide Intervention Training
  • Criminal Record Check
  • Child Welfare Intervention Record Check

Submit your resume and cover letter by April 26th, 2021 to:


Boys and Girls Club of Fort Saskatchewan

10090 93 Ave Fort Sask.



The Boys and Girls Club of Fort Saskatchewan thanks all applicants for their interest but advises only those under consideration will be contacted.


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