Careers

Part-Time Education and Prevention Program Facilitator

This position is a temporary six-month term

We are in search of a qualified part-time educator/facilitator to join our team.

This role involves delivering educational and preventative programming in the areas of child sexual abuse, domestic violence, trauma, and child development.

Qualifications:

  • Diploma or Bachelor’s degree in Social Work or related field
  • Demonstrated ability to work both independently and collaboratively
  • Experience and comfort in public speaking and facilitation
  • Knowledge of, and comfort with issues related to child sexual abuse, domestic violence, trauma, and child development
  • Crisis intervention and assessment skills
  • Ability to keep accurate participant records/notes
  • Knowledge of, or openness to learn about Jewish culture and traditions
  • Successful Security Checks
  • Vehicle and clean driving abstract

JFSC works to strengthen individuals, families and community through Jewish traditions and values. We work in a holistic and client-centered way providing our clients access to many services under one roof. We are a non-denominational, not-for-profit organization with 55 years’ experience providing quality services.

Please submit resume’ and cover letter to Megan MacLeod at: megan@jfsc.org or fax: 403.287.3735

This posting will remain open until the most suitable candidate is located.

Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.


Claims Conference Homemaking Program - Support Worker 

JFSC is looking for compassionate, gentle caregivers with a passion for the elderly. We will be providing care to Holocaust Survivors so they are able to continue living comfortably and independently in their own home. Responsibility, compassion, time management, trustworthiness, and Russian language fluency are the key traits we are looking for.

Qualifications:

  • Personal Support Worker Certificate/Diploma or foreign credentials in the health/social service fields an asset.
  • Previous caregiver / Support worker experience
  • Previous experience working with older adults
  • Current Standard First Aid Certificate
  • Ability to work flexible hours 
  • Good oral and written communication skills – Russian language an asset 
  • Excellent interpersonal and organization skills
  • Access to a vehicle and Class 5 License 
  • Clean Police Check and Drivers Abstract

Responsibilities:
Meal preparation, light housekeeping, grocery shopping and medical appointment accompaniment, socialization activities and personal care.

Please send resume and cover letter to Community Support Services Director at css@jfsc.org

Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

 

 

Jewish Family Service Calgary

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