Mental Health & Wellness Program Assistant-Clerical

Canadian Mental Health Association-Central Alberta Region

Mental Health & Wellness Program Assistant-Clerical

Competition Number
Canadian Mental Health Association-Central Alberta Region
Description of Position / skills Required

The Mental Health and Wellness Education program consists of numerous courses, workshops, support groups, and community presentations.  We are also preparing to launch the Central Alberta Recovery College, which will add up to six new courses to this program.  We are seeking a skilled, dynamic, and motivated individual to join the CMHA Mental Health and Wellness Education team as a Program Assistant.  This is an exciting time as we develop new programs and expand our reach to individuals throughout Central Alberta. 

The scope of work responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Processing of online, phone, and in-person course registrations.
  • Preparation and ordering of course materials and supplies.
  • Maintenance of the program manual and data entry.
  • Design and distribution of marketing material including flyers, posters, brochures, and signs.
  • Creation of social media content, including images and text.

CMHA offers a competitve salary and opportunities for advancement.  Hours will be scheduled during regualr office hours of 8:15 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Monday to Friday.

Certifications / Qualifications / Education
  • Exceptional organizational skills.
  • Outstanding competency in written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Highly knowledgeable and skilled with computer programs including Word, Excel, Publisher, and PowerPoint.
  • Valid Class 5 Driver's License, registration, and insurance.
  • Valid First Aid Certificate.
  • Preference given to candidates with higher level knowledge of online design software tools, along with Mail Chimp and Survey Monkey.
  • Understanding of mental health, addictions, and brain injury is an asset.
Job Location
Red Deer, AB
Nature of Work
Part Time
Education, Human Services
How to Apply

If you are passionate about working with vulnerable people in a creative and dynamic environment, please submit your email via email to Please quote the competition code EDU-PA in the subject line of your email