Full-Time Family-School Liaison

The contract starts at the end of August and ends at the end of June each school year

The Family School Liaison works primarily within the school setting to provide support and connection through collaborative work with students, families, schools, and social agencies. This position is complex; independence, teamwork, and a willingness to help set goals, establish priorities, and set personal boundaries is important.

Preference will be given to applicants demonstrating the following:
- Education and/or experience working with children, families and social service agencies
- Suicide intervention training, First Aid & Mental Health First Aid certification
- Excellent oral and written communication skills
- Ability to manage crisis situations efficiently and effectively
- Desire to work with a range of clients to help create a positive difference

Schedule: Monday - Friday at 7.5 hours per day; congruent with the school calendar
Location: Barrhead Elementary, Fort Assiniboine School, Neerlandia Public Christian School & some work at the FCSS Office
Benefits: RRSP options, Employee Benefits Package, Travel & Training Allowance, Supportive Work Environment
Note: School PD Days, Christmas Vacation, and March Break are considered days off without pay

Please submit covering letter, resume, and 3 work-related references by noon, June 25, 2019
Attn: Shelly Dewsnap - Executive Director

"We believe in making a difference!"