Employment & Volunteering

Employment Opportunities

If you are looking to make a career out of helping families then we may have the place for you!

We offer:

  • A fun, supportive, & strengths-based team environment
  • Innovative team building and development opportunities that build skills & self-awareness
  • A small and friendly atmosphere, which provides opportunities to make a real difference
  • A commitment to being a learning environment for all our staff
  • A competitive compensation & benefits package
  • A 35-hour workweek and generous time-off policies
  • An agency that strives for inclusivity and diversity

Current Employment Opportunities:

Course Registrar and Administrative Assistant

See position details here:

Job Posting – Course Registrar and Administrative Assistant Horizon

We appreciate the interest of all applicants however will only contact those invited for an interview. We are an equal opportunity employer.

Application Deadline: January 28th, 2022

We appreciate the interest of all applicants however will only contact those invited for an interview. Please send a cover letter and resume to Corinna Totino, Manager of Education & Operationscorinnatotino@familiesmatter.ca

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Parenting Education Facilitator

See position details here:

Facilitator job posting Nov 2021

We appreciate the interest of all applicants however will only contact those invited for an interview. We are an equal opportunity employer.

Please send a cover letter and resume to Michael Bautista michaelbautista@familiesmatter.ca

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Childcare Support

See position details here:

Childcare positon-Families Matter Nov 2021 (002) C

We appreciate the interest of all applicants however will only contact those invited for an interview. We are an equal opportunity employer.

Please send a cover letter and resume to Jenn Stroeder JennStroeder@familiesmatter.ca

 

If you believe that you can make a contribution to Families Matter, please send us your resume and we’ll consider it carefully for future possibilities.  We keep resumes on file for six months. General applications can be sent to info@familiesmatter.ca

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Volunteer with Us!

Perinatal Mental Health (PPD) Peer Volunteers Needed.

  • Do you have lived experienced with Perinatal Mental Health, Postpartum Depression and/or Anxiety after the birth of your children?
  • Have you received supports for this and consider yourself on the path of recovery?
  • Are you at a place in your journey where you are wanting support others who are going through this experience now?

Please read the position description, and if interested, contact Amanda McMillan, Manager, Perinatal Mental Health program.

PMH Peer Support Provider

AmandaMcMillan@familiesmatter.ca

 

Join our Board of Directors

Our hardworking and creative Board of Directors is looking to welcome two new members to their team. We are currently seeking a:

  • Finance Director
  • Governance Director

Our Board supports the work of our agency to build resiliency in families and create safer, healthier communities.

If this is of interest to you, please review the posting and respond to CorinnaTotino@familiesmatter.ca or call her at 403.205.5197

 

Director Job Posting – January 2022

 

We are currently seeking volunteers for BINGO and Casino volunteers 

To volunteer with us please submit a resume and complete our Volunteer Application Form and email to  info@familiesmatter.ca We also welcome volunteers for our Successful Young Parents Program (parents 16-23). These volunteers would be working in our creative child learning and play centers playing with children while their parents take part in educational offerings to build their family resiliency. If you are interested in being part of the amazing work we do with Young Families and would like to volunteer, please email  info@familiesmatter.ca

We strengthen families through life’s transitions. Our volunteers are essential to our achievement of this mission.

As a Families Matter Volunteer you:

  • Join Families Matter staff in making a difference in the lives of a family.
  • Extend our ability to effectively serve families.
  • Develop new skills, hone existing skills and gain professional experience.
  • Receive regular training, supervision, and recognition.

To volunteer with us, you will:

  • Be a vital part of our Families Matter team.
  • Be invited and involved in the activities of Families Matter.
  • All applicants must complete an application and screening process, and receive training for their position.

For more information on our Volunteer program please contact us at (403)205-5178 or email info@familiesmatter.ca. Thank you for your interest and we look forward to connecting soon! Current Volunteers, You may log in to the Volunteer Information Center here. Here you will be able to access scheduling details, volunteer checklists, and other relevant details.