OverviewGovernment of Saskatchewan Manager Community Services Full Time in Prince Albert, SK
Government of Saskatchewan
Branch Prince Albert SK CA
Manager Community Services
Prince Albert, SK
An equivalent combination of education and experience will also be considered. Manager Community Services….
SK–PrinceAlbert and Area-Prince Albert
036 Social Services
Manager Community Services
North Service Area
The Ministry of Social Services, Community Living Service Delivery Branch, has an exciting career opportunity for an energetic, passionate and committed individual to work in the North Service Area based in Prince Albert. Reporting to the Director Community and Client Services North, this position will provide leadership, guidance and oversight of community-based services that assist individuals with intellectual disabilities to live more independently and participate more fully in communities.
You will be responsible to provide leadership and direction in the development and delivery of a continuum of programs through partnerships with community-based organizations (CBOs).
Using a citizen-centred lens, you will be responsible for: resource planning and development; facilitating collaborative relationships with colleagues, clients, families, CBOs, agencies and other ministries; leading community and interministry/interagency initiatives; project and service area budget planning and oversight;
contract development; and monitoring community-based program delivery outcomes for clients.
Your primary goal will be to enhance community inclusion for individuals with intellectual disabilities.
Typically, the knowledge and competencies for this position would be acquired through a Bachelor’s degree in a Human/Social Sciences,
Social Work, Public Administration or Community Development, or other human services related degree
with experience and knowledge in the Intellectual Disability sector. An equivalent combination of education and experience will also be considered.
Candidates will clearly indicate in their application, resume and cover letter where they have gained the required knowledge and abilities. Applicants will be screened on the basis of this information.
Travel is required to attend meetings and functions away from headquarters.
We are committed to workplace diversity.
Hours of Work
M – Monthly Out of Scope
Criminal Record Check Requirement
The successful candidate shall be subject to a Criminal Record Check, including a vulnerable sector query, as a condition of employment
Number of Openings
Aug 30, 2015, 11:59:00 PM
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Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Prince Albert, SK, CA
Posted on: 2015-08-18