Are you looking to make a difference? Do you want to shape the course of Canadian communities? Do you like to have fun and enjoy collaborating with people?  You might consider employment with Big Brothers Big Sisters.

As employment opportunities arise, they are posted below. Qualified candidates are encouraged to send resumes to the contacts provided for each position. Only those candidates that are being considered will be contacted.

Caseworker

Term Position: February 26, 2018 to March 29, 2019

We are seeking a dynamic, energetic individual who wants to work with volunteers, youth and their families with the ultimate goal to help children succeed. You will be responsible for enrollment, matching and training of volunteer mentors and children/youth in our Community-Based and In-school Mentoring programs, and to supervise and monitor those matches to ensure the healthy development of those relationships. The Caseworker will work within the guidelines, policies and mission of the Agency working closely with a caseload of Big and Little matches to maintain and build relationships.

Qualifications: Applicants must have a degree in education, social or human services, Family Studies or related field. Applicants must possess exceptional writing and communication skills as well as demonstrated leadership abilities. Casework experience is considered an asset. Training will be provided. Applicants must also hold a valid driver’s license and have access to a vehicle.

Those considering applying must also have:
• Strong computer skills
• Effective oral and written communications skills
• Strong problem-solving skills
• Ability to interact with people of all ages and cultural backgrounds
• Discipline necessary to work independently and as part of a team

We are accepting applications for a part-time position (17.5hours) which requires a flexible schedule with some evenings and weekends. Please note this position requires a significant amount of phone and email contact with clients and volunteers as well as extensive documentation. The Caseworker will not be working directly with youth, but rather facilitating healthy relationships among volunteers, children and their families.

Please send a resume, cover letter and references by mail, e-mail or fax. Only successful candidates will be contacted for an interview. You must possess the educational requirements to be considered. No phone calls please.

Executive Director: Big Brothers Big Sisters of PEI
2 St. Peters Road
Charlottetown, PE C1A 5N2 Attn: Myron Yates
Fax (902) 892-5593
Closing Date February 12, 2018
e-mail: myron.yates@bigbrothersbigsisters.ca

Closing Date: February 12th, 2018