Calgary Dream Centre Education Coordinator Full Time in Calgary, AB

Calgary Dream Centre

Branch Calgary AB CA

Education Coordinator
Calgary, AB

"An equivalent combination of Education, Training, and Experience may be accepted.". The Calgary Dream Centre is a faith-based Christian organization, with a…

The Calgary Dream Centre is a faith-based Christian organization, with a vision to reintegrate our residents back into the community, as productive members, through the provision of education and residential care.

The Education Coordinator will be responsible for:
Delivering & Adapting of the Hazeldern curriculum specifically for the CDC Programs

Administrating, Monitoring, Tracking and Reporting on client progress regarding monthly and annual statistics as they pertain to program offerings and participants

Jointly developing client team values in conjunction with Kitchen & Custodial Leads

Scheduling and Coordination of Educational and Extracurricular activities

Oversee client discipline and report progress to the CDC Program Director and Leadership Team

HOURS OF WORK: This is a position with various shifts based on the operational needs. May involve shift rotations.


Completion of grade 12 or experience equivalency

Preference given to persons with a Degree in Education, Addictions Counseling Diploma, or Certificate in Addictions Studies

A background in Education/Teaching is highly desirable


Minimum 2 years’ experience delivering curriculum with Addictions Education Groups and or Group Counseling


Able to establish a therapeutic relationship with clients, demonstrating warmth, respect, genuinesness, empathy, concreteness and appropriate boundaries

Able to facilitate Drug Awareness and Addictions Classes

Able to make safe and sound decisions under pressure

Able to work in fast paced environment with minimal supervision

Able to be flexible and to organize time appropriately

Able to handle conflict in a professional manner and to function competently in high stress situations

Must have excellent interpersonal and communication skills

Must be able to initiate and compile accurate and detailed reports in a timely manner

Must be able to function at a high level in a team environment

Desirable to have proficient computer / data entry skills (Microsoft Office/Access)

CERTIFICATIONS: First Aid, NVCI and CPR Certification – Desirable

“An equivalent combination of Education, Training, and Experience may be accepted.”

Please submit your resume to [email protected]

or proceed with Standard Application Form.

Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Calgary, AB, CA
Posted on: 2015-07-30
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