Full-Time (37.5 hours/week)
Bathurst, Fredericton, Miramichi
The Canadian Mental Health Association of New Brunswick Inc. (CMHA of NB) is part of a nationwide, voluntary organization that promotes the mental health of all and supports the resilience and recovery of people experiencing mental illness. CMHA of NB accomplishes this mission through advocacy, education, research, and service. CMHA of NB is guided by the values of self-determination, social justice, integrity, and respect. CMHA of NB believes strongly in workplace wellness, we encourage self-care, flexibility, and a healthy work-life balance.
ABOUT THE POSITION
We are looking for a Community Program Coordinator to join our team to provide professional public education and awareness within the province. You are respectful, resourceful, collaborative and have an energetic-style and positive attitude aligned with the CMHA of NB mission, vision, and values. You must be known for building strong relationships, have expert-level verbal and written communication skills preferably in both official languages, be well-organized, and have great time management skills.
➢ Delivering presentations on mental health and wellness, virtually and in-person.
➢ Facilitating provincial programs.
➢ Coordinating educational and therapeutic based programming.
➢ Planning anti-stigma awareness activities.
➢ Representing CMHA of NB on community committees.
➢ Participating in internal sub-committees.
➢ Attending regular team meetings, training, and professional development sessions.
➢ Building partnerships with community stakeholders.
➢ Monthly reporting and monitoring to ensure targets are met.
ABOUT YOU You will have a combination of relevant education and work experience. Additional skills and experience are as follows:
➢ Bilingualism is preferred (English/French)
➢ Professional, compassionate, and non-judgmental verbal and written communication skills.
➢ Excellent computer literacy skills (MS Office365 / Databases).
➢ Exhibit sound judgement with the ability to prioritize and make decisions under pressure.
➢ Strong organizational abilities with a meticulous eye for detail and accuracy.
➢ Ability to ensure the security and confidentiality of information.
➢ Highly skilled at developing and maintaining collaborative relationships.
➢ Highly adaptable and flexible, while managing multiple priorities. ➢ Capability to work independently and within group dynamics. ➢ Innovative thinker with strong interpersonal skills.
➢ Empathetic towards persons of diverse backgrounds and lived experiences, always providing a positive, supportive, and enthusiastic point of contact.
➢ Demonstrated competence in understanding cultural diversity and works effectively with individuals with various cultural backgrounds.
➢ Effective interpersonal and team skills, ability to problem solve, use good judgement, and work independently.
➢ Flexibility and ability to adapt creatively in a variety of situations.
➢ Thrives in a fast-paced environment.
➢ A recent satisfactory criminal record and vulnerable sector check is required.
➢ Workplace First Aid /CPR certification or willingness to be trained.
ABOUT OUR WORKING CONDITIONS ➢ The position is full-time, the usual work week is 37.5 hours.
➢ Flexible working hours, including weekday evenings and/or weekends is required occasionally.
➢ Some travel throughout the province is required.
➢ Access to reliable transportation is required.
➢ Working in a variety of settings or in partnership with other health agencies is required.
HOW TO APPLY
Please apply by submitting your resume and cover letter in one PDF file to email@example.com. Review will be on a rolling basis until the search is successful.
CMHA of NB is committed to building a skilled and diverse workforce that reflects the New Brunswickers we serve. As an equal opportunity employer, we actively support workplace equity for all persons, and are committed to including and reflecting the population we serve. CMHA of NB encourages applicants to identify as belonging to one of the designated groups of the Employment Equity Act. Preference shall be given to those who demonstrate they are among the most qualified as stated above.
We thank all those who apply; however only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.
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The Canadian Mental Health Association of New Brunswick is committed to mental health for all and helping improve the lives of New Brunswickers every day.