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Case Worker – 21 hrs/week

This position is a mat leave 1 year term with a possibility to increase to FTE


The key responsibilities of this position will include:

  • Blackfalds programming & case load
  • Assist in implementing, maintaining and evaluating volunteer recruitment, engagement and training initiatives for all programs and agency departments.
  • Manage intake of children and volunteers including orientation, interviewing, screening etc.
  • Assist in developing and maintaining relationships with various recruitment sources and agencies. Liaise with schools, other youth service agencies, other community groups, clubs or the public in general as required
  • Help to develop new and innovative recruitment and fundraising strategies.
  • Plan agency events for volunteers, children and families to participle in and to promote match longevity and agency engagement.
  • Provide training to volunteers for a variety of programs. This includes and requires both public speaking and skills required to engage group participation.
  • Maintaining matches and utilizing electronic casework notes, and other required reporting. Maintain case notes on all cases in accordance with the National Standards



In accordance with Big Brothers Big Sisters of Canada’s National Standards, all Mentoring Coordinators must:

“have a two year post-secondary diploma in a related field (e.g. education, social or human services, child and youth work, family studies etc.).” Preferred Social Work diploma but not mandatory.

  • Knowledge around public relations, recruiting and training in the voluntary sector.
  • Proven ability to engage individuals and groups of people.
  • Proven excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • Ability to work with a fun and energetic team.
  • A valid driver’s license and access to a vehicle.
  • Flexible to work some evenings and weekends.

Send resumes to: gmail.com



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