Community Connection Advisors (Full Time)

Company

North Coast Community Services Society

Description

Hourly wage: $24.48 – $28.52
Location: Prince Rupert, Haida Gwaii Schedule:
Terms: Permanent Full-time position Start date: April 1st, 2023
Summary of Experience requirements
Experience & Proficiencies
Other requirements:
Monday to Friday
• Identify policy, procedural, or structural changes needed within the service delivery system in order to support
their work in the community
• Develop and maintains relationships with children and youth with support needs and their family.
To apply for this position submit your cover letter and resume to careers.nccs@citywest.ca to the attention of
Audrey Parnell, Executive Assistant.
Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.
NCCS is commited to Employment Equality and encourages applications from qualified candidates.
Comprehensive benefit packages and training opportunities are available to those who qualify.
This position requires BC Government Employees Union membership.
About us: North Coast Community Services Society has a position available for an individual who possesses the
fundamental belief that each of us matters – our clients, our co-workers, our partners and ourselves. As a member
of our energetic and compassionate team, you can offer new, visionary ideas that can help us to address complex
community needs.
Position Summary: Build networks for people by using a person-centered approach, the values and practices of
Asset-Based Community Development, and social innovation.
Education & Training: Diploma or equivalent education/ experience in the area of Social Services or equivalent
combination of education, training and experience.
• Identify and connect to people, places, and groups that will appreciate assets of children and youth with
support needs and their families
• Class 5 driver’s licence, clear driver’s abstract and daily access to and use of vehicle
• Comprehensive organizational skills while working with limited supervision
• Understand, demonstrate and maintain professional boundaries with co-workers, clients and other stakeholders
• Clear Criminal Record review
• Facilitates a variety of community connections between children and youth with support needs and their
families – such as 1:1 meetings, providing resources, organize, mentor, role model – focusing on choice and
control for people with disabilities and overall principles of self-determination.
• Participate in training and professional development as well as access resources related to families and children
that contribute to inclusion and engagement in life in ways that are meaningful to the family
• Modify planning processes and support frameworks so that they reflect an asset-based approach to individuals

Other requirements:

• Class 5 driver’s licence, clear driver’s abstract and daily access to and use of vehicle
• Comprehensive organizational skills while working with limited supervision
• Understand, demonstrate and maintain professional boundaries with co-workers, clients and other stakeholders
• Clear Criminal Record review

How to Apply

To apply for this position submit your cover letter and resume to careers.nccs@citywest.ca to the attention of
Audrey Parnell, Executive Assistant.
Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.