Relentless Connector

Group 238

Job description

RELENTLESS CONNECTOR

The Family Resource Network (FRN) offers a wide range of cultural programming for children and their families, aligning with both the principle-based practices and the Well-being and Resiliency Framework (2019). Bent Arrow’s Centre or Hub will provide prevention and early intervention support to Indigenous families in Alberta—particularly in North/East/Central Edmonton. Although the Centre will have an Indigenous focus, any families can receive service. The Centre will offer home visitation, dad engagement, parent education and support, relentless connectors, and youth support.

Responsibilities

  • Provide support to families diverted and exiting children services
  • Research and provide supported referrals to various supports in the community
  • Ability to work with families in crisis
  • Determines needs, connect people to required services varying on the needs of the families
  • Work with the family to identify goals and break them down into smaller, achievable steps
  • Responsible for delivering welcome packages with relevant information
  • Accurate report writing and data entry
  • Participate and support in activities at the Family Resource Network
  • Participate in events, workshops/orientations for clients and community;

Qualification Requirements

  • Human Services degree or diploma; equivalencies will be considered.
  • Minimum 2 years’ experience working with families in crisis and complex needs
  • Exceptional communications skills; considerable experience with motivational interviewing techniques
  • Very familiar with community services and supports
  • Excellent collaborative skills; knowledge of Indigenous cultures
  • Knowledge of the Indigenous culture and language is an asset.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Must have own vehicle and be willing to transport clients (dependent on current COVID restrictions)
  • Must have a valid driver’s license and willing to obtain a driver’s abstract
  • Must have 2-million-dollar liability insurance coverage
  • Must provide a current (within 6 months) Criminal Record Check with Vulnerable Sector and Intervention Record Check.

Salary and Benefits

  • Salary plus monthly auto allowance.
  • Paid sick and wellness days after 3 months’ probation (pro-rated)
  • Extended Health Benefit (50/50 cost sharing) after 6 months’ employment.
  • Working approximately 34.5 hours per week

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $3,860.00-$4,053.00 per month

Schedule:

  • Day shift

Work Location: In person

How to Apply

You can send your cover letter and resume to hr@bentarrow.ca

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