Settlement Coordinator - Willow Creek Community Immigrant Services (Part Time/20 Hours a Week)

Category:

Part Time


Division:

Community Development & Integration Services


Education:

Bachelor or equivalent


Experience:

1 Year


Work city:

Claresholm


Work start:

20.11.2020


Created:

28.10.2020


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Settlement Coordinator

Willow Creek Community Immigrant Services

 

Part Time/20 Hours a Week

 

CCIS’s Community Development & Integration Services (CDIS) Division is searching for our next Settlement Coordinator in the Willow Creek Municipal District and is accepting applications from qualified job seekers!

CDIS is known for our focus on servicing Newcomers and for our innovative and collaborative community partnerships. Committed to the communities of Southern Alberta, our immigration services is proudly client and community focused, providing services to over 8,000 clients each year.

We are looking for a highly motivated, community-minded individual to help build community capacity in laying the foundation for an inclusive and welcoming Claresholm. This will be accomplished by working alongside individuals and groups in the community to improve their abilities to affect change and influence related issues. The Settlement Coordinator will achieve results in large part by establishing sustainable networks and introducing inclusionary practices.

 

Primary Duties and Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Engaging and working with multiple stakeholders to support settlement integration in Claresholm and the surrounding area.
  • Promoting awareness and educating the community on issues surrounding Newcomers.
  • Facilitating community development initiatives which support Newcomer integration.
  • Acting as a bridge between Newcomers and available settlement services in the Willow Creek MD.
  • Developing/promoting partnerships and collaborations in settlement services.
  • Identifying community settlement strategies.
  • Providing settlement and integration services for the Rural Northern Immigration Pilot (RNIP) clients through Willow Creek Community Immigrant Services (WCIS).

 

Qualifications:

  • A undergraduate degree in a related social science field.
  • Evidence of knowledge and experience in Community Development.
  • Evidence of knowledge and experience in the Settlement Services sector.
  • A resident of Claresholm or of the surrounding Willow Creek Municipal District in the near vicinity of Claresholm.
  • A minimum of 2 years’ experience coordinating projects.
  • Demonstrated skills in communication, interpersonal relations and ability to deliver workshops via webinar; computer skills and other forms of technology.
  • Fluency in a second language, e.g. Spanish or Tagalog, is a strong asset.

 

To Apply:

Qualified candidates are invited to send resume and cover letter to rmorales@ccisab .ca by November 16, 2020. Please include “Application to Willow Creek Settlement Coordinator” in the subject line of your email.

 

NOTE:

Resumes will be reviewed as they are submitted, and interviews scheduled as appropriate. This posting will be removed as soon as a suitable candidate is found, which may be prior to the published end date.

CCIS thanks all applicants, however, only those selected to compete further for this position will be contacted.

 

Additional Information

 

CCIS – Who We Are

CCIS (Calgary Catholic Immigration Society) is a nonprofit organization that provides settlement and integration services to all immigrants and refugees in Southern Alberta. Since our inception in 1981, we have been a community leader with solid experience in the design and delivery of comprehensive services for our newest neighbours. We deliver these services through a dynamic multi-cultural, multi-denominational and multi-disciplinary team of professionals who collectively speak over 60 languages.

From airport reception to a first job interview, CCIS’s programs and services have been designed to assist immigrants and refugees through all phases of the settlement and integration process. CCIS is committed to welcoming and serving newcomers of all races, ethnic and national origins, cultural backgrounds and religions, sexual orientations and gender identities and expressions.

 

CCIS – Community Development and Integration Services (CDIS) Division

Our Community Development and Integration Services Division works towards empowering individuals and communities to make changes: through education, volunteerism, and community development and integration strategies.

CDIS is committed to creating a welcoming community and to helping Newcomers and the community alike to work together to build an inclusive community.

CDIS programs support this goal through various community approaches, including volunteerism, education, outreach, community development, and cultural diversity capacity building.

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CCIS is proud of our reputation for providing exceptional service to our clients of every nationality, culture and heritage.

We do so with a dedicated team of multi-lingual, multi-denominational staff.

If you would like to join our team, check out our current job postings. If there are no postings, please come back soon for a visit!