Careers With CFS Saskatoon

CFS Saskatoon practices are barrier-free and support inclusivity and community development. We are committed to developing a service team that reflects the diversity of the population who live and work in Saskatoon and the surrounding area.

CFS Saskatoon offers competitive salaries and benefits and each job has its own requirements and application deadline.

Current Job Opportunities:

Administrative Assistant & Leadership Support

35 hours / week (Monday – Friday, 9:00 – 5:00 pm)

Responsibilities

  • Coordinate and communicate regarding meetings, accurate meeting minutes, and support for communications and internally and externally;
  • Proactively coordinate the meetings, priorities, projects, and events of the Leadership team;
  • Attend meetings, take minutes and facilitate communication for leadership team;
  • Manages and liaise technical support for computers, phones, cell phones, photocopiers, and other office technology; includes setting up user names and emails
  • Updates the CFS Saskatoon website
  • Coordinate the annual appeal.
  • Coordinates the Annual General Meeting
  • Annual report coordination and printing
  • Room bookings
  • Communication to community
  • Refreshments
  • Order furniture, computers, software, and promotional material for the agency
  • Enters information into a database system (Penelope) and excel spreadsheet.
  • Other administrative duties as needed.

Accountabilities

  • Performs as an effective partner in the work of the organization and leadership team.
  • Collaborates with the team as required to complete assignments.
  • Handles high volumes of meeting scheduling duties, including related administrative and logistical matters, in a timely and accurate manner.
  • Provides timely administrative and clerical support including the preparation of accurate documentation, minutes, and reports.
  • Treats all information and materials in a confidential manner.
  • Articulates issues of importance or concern in a timely manner.
  • Effectively manages assigned projects as directed.
  • Sets priorities for own and meets deadlines.
  • Undertakes special projects in a timely manner and delivers expected results.
  • Collaborates with others as required to complete assignments.
  • Complies with policies, procedures, and relevant laws and regulations. 

Qualifications

  • Preference will be given to candidates with a clerical diploma from a recognized educational institution.
  • Three- five years of demonstrated experience in office administration.
  • A high level of professionalism, integrity, respect, and confidentiality is a must;
  • Excellent spoken and written communication skills.
  • Demonstrated problem-solving skills.
  • Overall proficiency with computers and technology is a must, including demonstrated skills in word processing, spreadsheets, email programs, and database management.
  • Organizational abilities; ability to manage multiple tasks and to prioritize.
  • Must be adaptable, flexible, efficient, independent—and work well as part of a team. Will have a demonstrated ability to build relationships, to foster teamwork.

Application:

Interested applicants may submit a resume and cover letter to:

    • CFS Saskatoon
    • Attention: Brent Isaak
    • Director of Finance & Operations
    • 200 – 506 25th Street East
    • Saskatoon, SK S7K 4A7
    • reception@cfssaskatoon.ca

Closing date: Friday, October 29th, 2021 at 5:00 pm


Youth Community Program Coordinator

CFS is seeking an energetic, flexible, knowledgeable, skilled individual able to work with a diverse clientele as a Youth Community Program Coordinator.

Position Purpose: Develops and delivers programming for youth that fits the identified needs of the community.

With the support of and in consultation with the Director of Family & Community Programs, the duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Identifying and determining community needs
  • Developing and delivering programming to fit the identified needs of the community
  • Coordinating, facilitating, evaluating service delivery
  • Writing reports and contributing to grants as required
  • Operates within the program budget
  • Serving on community committees and partnering with other community agencies and groups
  • Connecting, building and nurturing relationships with community stakeholders
  • Working in cooperation and collaborating with other Saskatoon Community Service Village Partners.

Accountabilities:

  • Ensures program planning and implementation meets community needs and reflects leading practice supported by current research.
  • Supports program participants in a professional and effective manner.
  • Demonstrates strong assessment and intake skills.
  • Fosters positive and constructive interpersonal relationships with all internal and external contacts necessary to achieve the position’s mandate. Works well with a broad range of individuals and groups, is consistently respectful and cooperative.
  • Works well with confidential information, applying need-to-know rules effectively.
  • Complies with all relevant legislation, regulations, and organizational policies and procedures.
  • Recommends program improvements as appropriate.
  • Understands and actively applies the goals of CFS programming.
  • Is consistently open to change and adapting readily to shifts in tasks and circumstances.

Qualifications:

A Bachelor’s Degree in social work, psychology, or other related fields.

  • Demonstrated strong ethical conduct and professional integrity.
  • Demonstrated ability to build relationships with stakeholders and community partners.
  • Knowledge must include theories and practices in family therapy; attachment theory; strength-based perspective; child development; human development; behaviour change; communication; crisis intervention; trauma; addictions; and conflict resolution.
  • Knowledge and experience with issues relating to Newcomers and Indigenous groups.
  • Knowledge and experience using online platforms
  • Experience in group development and facilitation
  • A valid drivers license and vehicle

Application:

  • Interested applicants may submit a resume and cover letter to:
    • CFS Saskatoon
    • Attention: Terry Lowe, Director of Family and Community Programs
    • 200 – 506 25th Street East, Saskatoon, SK S7K 4A7
    • or email reception@cfssaskatoon.sk.ca

Closing date: Oct. 13, 2021


Contract Counsellor

Are you a seasoned clinician who enjoys working with children and youth? CFS Saskatoon is seeking a dedicated counsellor to provide counselling and related services primarily to children.

Counselling Responsibilities:

  • Individual and family counselling.
  • Familiarity with community resources in order to make appropriate referrals.
  • Continuing professional development.
  • Meeting with the Director of Clinical Services for individual/group supervision.
  • Completion of statistics and necessary client forms.

Qualifications:

  • A Master’s degree in Social Work or Registered Psychologist. Certification or experience in Play Therapy and/or play based interventions would be an asset.
  • Minimum three years experience as a clinician.
  • Demonstrated experience working with children, youth and adults.
  • Evening availability (flexible hours up to 10 per week)

Application:

Interested applicants may submit a resume and cover letter to:

CFS Saskatoon
Attention: Ana Martinez-Risco, Director of Clinical Services
200 – 506 25th Street East
Saskatoon, SK S7K 4A7
reception@cfssaskatoon.sk.ca

Closing date: September 10th, 2021


Early Childhood Educator (ECE)
Full-time job
An exciting opportunity exists to join our team of Early Childhood Educators at the CFS Saskatoon Early Learning & Family Centre in Rosewood. Dedicated to providing quality child care following the Play and Exploration curriculum, we are looking for a highly motivated ECE to inspire and be part of a great team.  Must have ECE Level I, Level II, or Level III.
This is an excellent opportunity to join a friendly, vibrant, and dynamic team environment. We also offer competitive wages and a comprehensive benefits package that includes a group RRSP plan.
Please email your resume to staff@cfssaskatoon.sk.ca
  • Closing date: Ongoing

Please visit our Get Involved page to learn about other opportunities to be part of CFS Saskatoon.

 

 

About CFS Saskatoon

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