Live In Mentor

Central Alberta Pregnancy Care Centre

Live In Mentor

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

Description of Position

The CAPCC Aerie Maternity Home Program is currently seeking a Live In Mentor 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 teens and young women and their baby.

 

The role of the Live In Mentor 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.

 

The Live in Mentor is provided with a fully furnished, 1 bedroom apartment complete with wifi, cable TV, laundry room facilities, parking and building security system for $1,000 month room and board.

 

Hours of work allow the Live In Mentor to maintain daytime employment with another employer. The Live In Mentor works evenings and overnight sleep shifts for a total of 158 hours a month.

 

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
Full Time
Category
Child and Youth Care
Wage
$28,605 annual salary
How to Apply

Resume and cover letter can be submitted for consideration to lisa@pregnancycare.ca