Petawawa Military Family Resource Centre
Petawawa Military Family Resource Centre (PMFRC)
Petawawa, Ontario (located in Eastern Ontario, 170 kilometers northwest of Ottawa)
Term: Permanent Part-time
Hours: 17.5 hours per week
Benefits: 6% vacation pay with each pay
Closing: August 14, 2017 at 12pm
The Petawawa Military Family Resource Centre (PMFRC) is an incorporated, not-for-profit agency whose programs are designed to enhance the quality of life for military families. Our staff members are always there to assist Canadian Forces members and their families.
You can learn more about us at https://www.cafconnection.ca/Petawawa
Reporting to the Community Engagement Coordinator at the Petawawa Military Family Resource Centre, the Special Needs Inclusion Programmer is primarily responsible for the development and facilitation of educational, integration and exceptional needs programming to military families of Garrison Petawawa as delegated by the Community Engagement Coordinator.
Grade 12 Diploma or equivalent;
Degree or Diploma in Education, Social Sciences or Human Services field;
2-3 years’ experience working with exceptional needs families and social or human services field where required.
Under the guidance of the Community Engagement Coordinator, the Special Needs Inclusion Programmer will possess the following:
(a) High energy level with a strong work ethic and a demonstrated ability to conduct one`s self in calm and professional manner when dealing with the public.
(b) Proven leadership ability with demonstrated success developing teams and working collaboratively with both staff and community partners.
(c) Ability to create, develop, and facilitate group workshops for exceptional needs families;
(d) Ability to facilitate among a diverse group inclusive of volunteers;
(e) Ability to work independently and complete assignments;
(f) Display high level of initiative with minimal supervision;
(g) Excellent communication skills in English (French is a definite asset);
(h) Sensitivity and understanding of the unique challenges of military lifestyle;
(i) Sensitivity and tact in dealing with people; and
(j) Ability to work well within a team environment.
(a) Willingness to work flexible hours. (Flexibility will be required to meet the needs of the families we serve).
(b) Ability to ensure effective overall administration practices, present information and respond to questions from supervisors, staff and the general public
(c) Ability to prepare written reports, correspondence and maintain accurate records
(d) Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts and draw valid conclusions
(e) Proficiency in MS Office and navigating the Internet is required.
10 – 16 Regalbuto Ave. Petawawa, ON K8H 1L3 Tel: 613-687-1641 Fax: 613-687-1858
www. f ami l y f o r c e . c a
If you wish to become a member of our team, please submit your resume with cover letter in a Word or PDF format, clearly demonstrating how you meet the required qualifications. Please include your day-time contact number and email address.
Contact Information for Recruitment Related Inquiries:
PMFRC – HR Generalist
10-16 Regalbuto Ave., Petawawa ON K8H 1L3
PMFRC welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.
Successful candidates will be required to provide a satisfactory criminal record check (current within 6 months), and vulnerable sector screening.
We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. By applying to the PMFRC, you authorize us to store your information in order to contact you about future opportunities.