Client Support Worker

Central Alberta Pregnancy Care Centre

Client Support Worker

Employer
Central Alberta Pregnancy Care Centre
Description of Position / skills Required

Description of Position

The CAPCC Aerie Maternity Home Program is currently seeking Client Support Workers to join the team of staff that  provide a nurturing home, supporting healthy pregnancy and positive parenting for up to 11 pregnant and/or parenting youth/young women and their baby. 

The role of the Client Support Worker requires excellent interpersonal and relational skills, genuine empathy, healthy boundaries and a positive role model. This position includes working one on one with women in the areas of program delivery and goals attainment.

Hours of work include evening and weekend overnight shifts. Staff quarters include a private bedroom and bathroom for overnight shifts.

Skills Required

  • relevant knowledge and skills in the areas of pregnancy, labor and delivery, breastfeeding support, child development, parenting and involvement with vulnerable youth/young women
  • dependable and responsible with a heart to serve
  • compassion and understanding for young women in crisis pregnancies
  • completion or willingness to complete CAPCC Volunteer Training
  • strong discernment and problem solving skills

A Criminal Record Check and Child Intervention Record Check are required

Certifications / Qualifications / Education

Education

A diploma or degree in Social Work, Psychology, Nursing, Child and Youth Care, and/or Mental Health or equivalent.

Workshops/Courses

Additional courses such as: Standard First Aid, Mental Health First Aid, ASSIST, Conflict Management and Food Safe Handling an asset.

 

 

Job Location
Red Deer, AB
Canada
Nature of Work
Casual
Category
Child and Youth Care
Wage
$15.30/hr (and up) for awake hours $15.00/hr for asleep hours
How to Apply

Email cover letter and resume to lisa@pregnancycare.ca