Program Specialist/Consultant

Status of Employment:
  • Permanent Full-time Position
Position Expectations:

Reporting to the Executive Director this position is responsible for:

  • Being a resource to the agency for Individual Support Planning (ISP), individual support planning and skill development programming
  • Data Collection and summaries
  • Assessment of individual's skills
  • Training of support staff
  • Assisting with intake, assessments and program enrolment
  • Supporting and/or leading project work and new program development for the organization
  • Participating in the strategic planning for the organization
  • Presenting training to the staff of the organization
  • Establishing community networks within the community
  • Preparing documents and reports
  • Diploma or degree in Human Services
  • 3-5 years' experience in a program development role with a human service organization
  • An understanding of the opportunities and community options available to persons with disabilities
  • Excellent leadership skills
  • Well developed computer, research and writing/reporting skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Demonstrated planning ability and experience
  • Excellent observational and interpretive skills
  • Effective time and priority management skills and the ability to balance competing demands
  • Ability to work effectively in a collaborative, team-oriented environment
Wage:  as per wage grid
Closing Date:  *Open until a suitable candidate is found
Please submit current resume and covering letter to:

Human Resources

Attention:  Rachelle LeBrun

VALID Administration Office

4843 49 Street

Vegreville, AB T9C 1K7

Fax Number:  780-632-3882
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