Caregiver Advisor–Caregivers Alberta
The Caregiver Advisor will help build a provincial community of practice for caregiver support, focusing on the self-help, peer support group model and using a strengths-based community asset lens.
Reporting to the Program Team Lead, the Caregiver Advisor will respond to family caregiver inquiries via the provincial Caregiver Support Line, providing empathetic support and practical assistance with navigating the system. Additionally, the Caregiver Advisor will assist with the promotion of caregiver programs, add capacity through community-building and coordinate the needs of the Caregiver Support Team.
The successful candidate will have a degree or combination of education and experience in Adult Education, Human Ecology, Social Work, Public Health or other relevant discipline.
This is a full-time role (32 hours per week). Review the job posting for a full job description and details regarding application instructions. Applications will be accepted on an ongoing basis until a suitable candidate is found.
Health Services Navigator–Sage Seniors Association
Support Sage to help every Edmonton senior to live a full and healthy life and to do as much as they can, as well as they can, for as long as they can. The Health Services Navigator will be responsible for providing outreach, case-finding and follow-up services addressing the social, emotional and health needs of older adults through assessment, support, connecting to resources, and system navigation. The position will also foster social supports by connecting them to seniors’ centres and other community resources to increase their social connections.
The successful candidate will have a bachelor's degree, be registered as a Social Worker with the ACSW or able to be registered with the ACSW.
This is a temporary full-time role (35 hours per week) with a term of 12 to 18 months. The deadline to apply is July 25. Review the job posting for a full job description and details regarding application instructions.
The Edmonton Chamber of Voluntary Organizations JobLine is also a good source of job postings within the non-profit sector.