Alberta College of Social Workers

Coordinator, Families & Schools Together Program

Calgary   |      December 04, 2017 12:00

Category:     BSW
Closing Date:     12/15/2017
Employer:     Catholic Family Service
Title:     Coordinator, Families & Schools Together Program
Address:      #250, 707 10th Ave SW
City:     Calgary
Date Posted:     12/04/2017

Catholic Family Service (CFS) is all about building strong families. Our programs and services are designed to help people work through issues like marital problems, family breakdown, trauma and abuse. Our work is driven by compassion, regardless of our clients’ religion, where they’ve come from or what they’ve been through.


At CFS, we embrace new ideas and value “humanity above all else.” We pride ourselves on living our values every day, and on being a kind and supportive environment in which to work, volunteer and study. In fact, 97% of our employees describe CFS as a good place to work and participate. If you share our values and can offer unparalleled professional service to our clients, please consider joining our team.  

Qualifications:      Bachelor’s degree in Social Work, Community Development or related discipline
 Eligible and in good standing with professional governing body, if applicable
 Minimum of 2 years of experience with vulnerable populations in a social work or related position
 Passion for working with families, schools and in community
 Experience facilitating groups and coaching multidisciplinary teams
 Experience with volunteer recruitment, training, engagement and evaluation
 Excellent communication skills
 Flexibility to work evenings and occasional weekends
Description:     Title: Coordinator, Families & Schools Together Program
Job Type: Full time

Catholic Family Service is seeking an innovative and self initiating individual to be responsible for the Coordination of its Families & Schools Together (F&ST) program. F&ST is an internationally recognized prevention program that empowers parents and strengthens the connections within families and between families and their school and community. The Coordinator is responsible for providing leadership to the F&ST team in recruiting and orienting volunteers and facilitating multiple F&ST programs in various elementary schools. Reporting to the Supervisor, F&ST and Volunteers Programs, the successful candidate will demonstrate a strong awareness of and commitment to the agency mission, vision and values.
Please forward your resume to:     E-send your cover letter and resume by December 15th, 2017 to:
Sarah Seminara, Supervisor, F&ST and Volunteer Programs