Community Liaison Worker

Red Deer Public School Division No. 104 - Red Deer, AB (30+ days ago)

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The Red Deer Public School District

invites applications for the position of:

Community Liaison Worker

Location: Central Middle School

Community Liaison Workers are members of the school student support teams that provide year round comprehension support for children, youth, parents and families based on individual needs. Community Liaison Workers foster the growth of students and families through preventative supports involving early intervention, social, emotional and mental wellness of individuals.

Start date is August 28, 2019, 22.5 hours weekly

Desirable qualifications: University degree in Social Work or suitable equivalent.

Duties :

  • Provide support services to families and children facing social, emotional and domestic challenges.
  • Promote effective communication and parenting skills.
  • Build skills with students in small groups.
  • Collaborate with community agencies.
  • Visit students and families in homes, when necessary.

For more information about the Red Deer Public School District, visit our website at: www.rdpsd.ab.ca

This competition will remain open until a suitable candidate is found.

Applications should be submitted with a cover letter and references.

A current criminal record check and child intervention check will be required of new employees.

We thank all applicants for their interest but advise that only those selected for an interview will be contacted. We reserve the right to contact your most recent employer.

Job Type: Part-time