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Coordinator, Trades Practical Assessment Project
Short-term contract to June 2020 ISANS is seeking a full-time Coordinator, Trades Practical Assessment Project responsible for the implementation and delivery of the Trades Practical Assessment Project which provides clients with the opportunity to demonstrate their competencies through an on-the-job paid work placement in their own trade. Reporting to the Supervising Team Lead, Pre-Employment & Bridging and the Manager, Employment & Bridging the position will be responsible for: • Planning and coordinating the Trades Practical Assessment Project • Publicizing the project to prospective refugee trades participants; providing program information on an ongoing basis. • Working with the employment specialist team on selecting trades clients to participate in the project including providing a comprehensive needs assessment • Work with NS Apprenticeship Agency staff to offer trade specific assessment sessions with interpreters • Work with training organizations to plan the...
City: Halifax, Nova Scotia
Posted on Oct/18/2019
Instructional Designer
ISANS is seeking a full-time Instructional Designer to design and publish courses, training and support resources. Reporting to the Manager, Online Strategy & Learning, this position is responsible for: • Developing interactive, effective online content • Assisting with embedding, formatting and deploying learning objects • Providing quality assurance testing for online material • Applying and adapting appropriate pedagogic strategies, techniques, and principles of instructional design into online courses • Working within design templates and standards as instructed • Performing detailed work and repetitive tasks for extended periods of time • Proofreading the content, flow & consistency of courses • Developing course materials (e.g., handouts, videos, audios), learning objects, online activities and group exercises including instructions and look and feel • Participating in evaluating and assessing instructional effectiveness and continuous improvement of course...
City: Halifax, Nova Scotia
Posted on Oct/16/2019
Onboarding Employer Engager- Yarmouth location
ISANS is seeking a Full-time Onboarding Employer Engagement Coordinator, Yarmouth who, working in partnership with small-centres and rural communities, will support employers to successfully onboard and retain newcomers in the workplace, and settle their families. Reporting to the Team Lead and Manager, Business & Workforce Integration, this position will be responsible for: • Organizing, developing, participating and/or presenting information and orientation sessions to engage rural employers on the benefits of diversifying their workforce by hiring immigrants • In partnership with the community and ISANS providing the training, tools and resources employers need to recruit, retain and integrate newcomers and their families in the community • Building capacity and understanding of cross-cultural issues within supporting agencies, employers, Government departments and other stakeholders • Promoting and marketing ISANS’ employer support programs through workshops, meetings,...
City: Yarmouth, Nova Scotia
Posted on Oct/11/2019
Program Coordinator
Vancouver Second Mile Society Job Posting Program Coordinator Downtown South Programs Our Society in part operates 2 programs, namely the Neighbourhood Helpers Outreach Program and the Continental Seniors Centre Drop in Day Program, that work together to enrich the quality of life of seniors living in Vancouver’s Downtown South. We are seeking a part-time Program Coordinator to lead, supervise and coordinate a group of volunteers to strengthen social support networks and promote health-related projects/initiatives among older low-income residents living in single room occupancy (SRO) hotels and social housing. OVERVIEW The Program Coordinator reports directly to the Executive Director, and collaborates with partner neighbourhood and city-wide organizations. He/she will oversee (1) the outreach programs which include Community Kitchens, Coffee House Sessions, Workshops and Training Sessions for Volunteers and Referral for seniors in nearby SRO hotels and social housing;...
City: Vancouver, British Columbia
Posted on Oct/08/2019
Support Services Supervisor
Support Services Supervisor 1.0 (35 hours/week) position for one year from date of hire GENERAL DESCRIPTION The Support Services Supervisor will provide supervision of staff providing the following services: intake, wraparound, seniors, domestic violence counselling, individual, and couples counselling, and assist with program administration and team development. The Support Services Supervisor will promote and align best practices while working collaboratively with members of interdisciplinary teams and community partners to coordinate the highest quality of service to individuals and families. KEY RESPONSIBLITIES Leadership • Work collaboratively with members of interdisciplinary and management teams • Respect for differences and inclusiveness of all individuals • Demonstrate respect, integrity and professional boundaries in all interactions • Promote agency vision, mission and values with all stakeholders • Demonstrate collaborative solution focused problem...
City: Airdrie, Alberta
Posted on Oct/07/2019
Program Assistant, Community Integration Services
ISANS is seeking a full-time Program Assistant, Community Integration Services to support the effective and efficient administration of team programs, services, and activities, by providing program support to the team manager and team employees. Reporting to the Supervising Team Lead and Manager, Community Integration Services, this position is responsible for: • Working with the team to create and maintain administrative processes for organizing and compiling the information required for accurate and timely reporting and evaluation of team services and programs • Recording, processing and storing documents in accordance with established procedures using computerized and manual processing systems • General administrative tasks including: o Compiling data, reports, presentations, team schedules on SharePoint, telephone lists and other schedules o Preparing various documents including letters, e-mails, forms o Answering telephone calls, relaying messages, handling...
City: Halifax, Nova Scotia
Posted on Oct/02/2019
Facilitator, Growing Strong Neighbourhoods Program
35 hours per week, Short-term contract until March 31, 2020 ISANS is seeking a full-time Facilitator for the Growing Strong Neighbourhoods Program to support the Coordinator with workshops, communications and garden events. Reporting to the Manager, Community Integration Services, this position is responsible for: • Organizing, promoting, delivering and evaluating a cooking workshop series with gardeners • Supporting the maintenance of the gardens and helping with work parties • Promoting events and social media presence • Supporting gardeners to participate in other community workshops and events • Strengthening connections between ISANS gardens and other garden projects • Responsible for logistics including scheduling interpreters, transportation, etc. The ideal candidate for this position will have the following: • Strong facilitation skills • Strong project delivery and evaluation skills • Strong organizational skills and experience with logistics • Strong...
City: Halifax, Nova Scotia
Posted on Oct/02/2019
Senior Executive Administrator
Short-term contract (maternity leave cover) ISANS is seeking a full-time Senior Executive Administrator to ensure the efficient and effective operation of the CEO’s office. Proactively taking initiative by providing a wide range of supporting services in a confidential and sensitive manner. Undertaking project management work as required by the CEO and on occasion, ISANS Directors. Reporting to the Chief Executive Officer (CEO), the position is responsible for: Duties and Responsibilities: • Coordinating the workflow in and out of the CEO’s office by developing effective systems for the CEO, Directors and management team to ensure the smooth operations of the organization. • As the ‘gatekeeper’ positions him/herself between the public, clients, staff, external contacts and the CEO. Including fielding calls, requests for meetings, requests for information and dealing with the requests/calls where appropriate. • Facilitates communication with ISANS Board of Directors...
City: Halifax, Nova Scotia
Posted on Oct/02/2019
Parent Coach – Early Childhood Development Programmer 1.0 (35 hours/week) position to approximately March 31, 2020
Community Links Family Resource Services (FRS) provides parents, caregivers and professionals with knowledge, confidence and resources thereby improving outcomes for North Rocky View Region children (0 – 12 years) supporting them to reach their full potential and become contributing members of the community. We recognize that all families have strengths and that all parents and caregivers deserve support. Our programs reflect Prevention and Early Intervention philosophies and practices. We incorporate the Core Services of Parent Link Centres (PLC) of Alberta and the Guiding Principles of Family Support (Families Canada). This position is primarily responsible for the effective delivery of family support and parent education that contribute to the achievement of Community Links’ values, mission and goals as they pertain to Family Resource Services. Specific accountabilities include providing Early Childhood Development (ECD) Programs and Services including, but not limited to,...
City: Airdrie, Alberta
Posted on Sep/27/2019
Director of Programs
The Opportunity Canadian Lutheran World Relief (CLWR) is a not-for-profit organization that carries out a broad range of programs that are united in the goal of making life better for those in need. These programs include: Humanitarian Assistance & Development, Food Security & Nutrition, Sustainable Development and Education, and Refugee Resettlement. The We Care program provides quilts, hygiene supplies and school supplies to communities in need. CLWR is searching for a collaborative, adaptable, and open-minded Director of Programs to join their organization. Reporting to the Executive Director, the Director of Programs will be responsible for managing and developing all programs within CLWR. The successful individual will supervise a small team of Program Managers who work on specific projects, and engages directly with partners who have the staff resources on the ground. The Director of Programs is a member of the Senior Leadership Team and must be an experienced and...
City: Winnipeg, Manitoba
Posted on Sep/23/2019
Coordinator, Bridge to Entrepreneurship
Short-term Contract to end June 2020 ISANS is seeking a Full-time Coordinator, Bridge to Entrepreneurship responsible for developing, implementing and coordinating the new Bridge to Entrepreneurship Program for immigrants to be able to sell their fresh produce or value-added products at the Halifax Farmers Seaport Market. Reporting to the Manager, Business & Workforce Integration, this position is responsible for: • Registering and working with the Seaport Farmers market to set up incubator table for immigrant clients to test market their agricultural and value added products • Managing referrals to this program of from ISANS employment/business clients, ISANS community gardeners and producers from the CRUF Deep Roots program with lower language skills • Working with language team who will be developing a business language curriculum for lower language clients referred to this program • Developing and coordinating schedules (e.g. language, market, food handlers training,...
City: Halifax, Nova Scotia
Posted on Sep/23/2019
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