The Family Support & Youth Services Coordinator is responsible for the delivery of the Family Support & Youth Services program; assessing the needs of individuals, youth, and families, assisting them to access available community resources and services, and supporting them to build skills.
Key Responsibilities Include:
Develop and implement an annual Family Support & Youth Services action plan in accordance with Leduc County’s Strategic Plan.
Provide service delivery.
Perform administrative duties.
Complete research and reporting requirements.
Support community development.
The minimum level of education required by this position is a diploma/degree in social work, psychology, human services, or social sciences disciplines. The incumbent must have at least three (3) years experience in community development; and must have case management and assessment experience. The incumbent must have working knowledge and skills in family violence issues, family dynamics, trauma informed approach, and group facilitation, have the ability to support and encourage families and be able to work with families in their own environment.
The position requires proficiency in Microsoft Office applications and the ability to work independently with minimal supervision as part of a multi-disciplinary team. In addition, the incumbent must be skilled at building relationships and developing community linkages to ensure collaboration with agencies, organizations, families, and workers and be able to develop and deliver quality family support services.
The position requires some evening and weekend work, and reliable personal transportation for travel throughout Leduc County.
A criminal records check and a drivers' abstract check satisfactory to Leduc County are conditions of employment.
To see a detailed description and apply online, please see our website: https://www.leduc-county.com/services/careers.
All applications received by November 23, 2018 will be reviewed. All applicants are thanked in advance for their interest; however, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.
Additional Job Information:
Posted Date: Nov 15, 2018
Closing Date: Nov 23, 2018