Careers

Are you looking for a great place to work? A workplace that provides collaboration, empowerment, teamwork and a passion for what you do? That’s what we offer at CIWA.

Our extensive programs and services are coordinated and facilitated by dedicated staff members who appreciate the diverse environment within which they work. They are committed to providing their best and bring experience, expertise, passion and focus to their roles each day.

We seek individuals who are community minded and can understand the needs of the clients we serve. In turn, we offer a career experience in an environment that is collaborative, innovative and supportive.

At CIWA, we believe the greatest asset of our organization is our people.

Current Opportunities

Computer Instructor

  • Full time – 37.5 hours per week
  • Competitive salary and benefits package
  • Closing Date:14 july,2022

The Computer Instructor is responsible for the development and delivery of a computer
instruction curriculum designed to increase client’s computer skills. The courses will focus on
developing specific computer skills at levels that commensurate with participants’ abilities.

 

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Youth Counselor – One on One Counselling for Immigrant Women

  • Full time – 37.5 hours per week
  • Competitive salary and benefits package
  • Closing date:13 July,2022

The One-on-One Counselling Program Counsellor is responsible for providing one-on-one
supportive counselling to young immigrant women. This position is also responsible for offering
intergenerational activities, as well as assisting in other areas of the youth program as needed.

 

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Project Coordinator/Career Counsellor– Contract Work: Finding Your Way Project

  • Full time – 37.5 hours per week
  • Competitive salary and benefits package
  • Closing date : 13 July ,2022

The Project Coordinator is responsible for daily supervision and administration of all project
components. This position maintains close contact with the project staff to ensure all staff work
collaboratively to achieve outcomes. The coordinator works closely with the Department Manager
on all administrative duties including program reporting and applications. The Project Coordinator
will ensure all duties are executed in a professional and timely fashion.

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Financial Analyst and Reporting

  • Full time – 37.5 hours per week
  • Competitive salary and benefits package
  • Closing date:8th July,2022

The Financial Analyst and Reporting is responsible for supporting the Finance Department and
Director of Finance in all aspects of financial reporting, budget, funder claims, accounts
reconciliation and assist in audit. This position is also expected to be able to provide payroll back
up and act on behalf of the Director of Finance when needed.

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LINC Instructor

  • Casual / On-Call
  • Closing date :8th July,2022

The LINC Instructor is accountable to the Department Manager and is responsible for efficient
and effective implementation of LINC classes and the duties which allow for quality language
instruction for newcomers to Canada (LINC) programming.

 

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Community Liaison/System Navigator – Family Resource Network

  • Full Time Position – 37.5 hours per week
  • One year contract position (mat leave)
  • Competitive salary and benefits package
  • Closing date: 8th July ,2022

The role of Family Resource Network (FRN) Community Liaison is to liaise service delivery within
the FRN Hub and with the relevant Spokes in the community. This includes Referral and
Coordination services (Spoke) supporting families to navigate service systems and partner with
parents and caregivers in identifying and accessing community resources.

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Program Coordinator – Cross Cultural Parenting Program

Full time – 37.5 hours per week

Competitive salary and benefits package

Closing date: 8 July,2022

The Coordinator of the Cross-Cultural Parenting Program (CCPP) is responsible for the
coordination and supervision of the program. The program coordinator responsibilities include
developing and delivering all parenting courses in English and first languages as required. This
position also works closely with the Department Manager on all administrative duties including
program reporting and data administration.

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Project Instructor- Community Development – Immigrant Women’s Business Circles

  • Full time – 37.5 hours per week
  • Competitive salary and benefits package
  • Closing Date:July 6, 2022

The Project Instructor is responsible for assisting the Project Coordinator in executing key
components of the project and delivery of training designed to increase participants’ Canadian
business and essential skills and launch of businesses. Training will be provided to business
circles across Alberta. Training will focus on business plan building and peer support models of
collective savings and loans. Topics of instruction include, but are not limited to: business
readiness and skill development, market research, business communication, finance including
micro loans, essential skill development including digital skills, business registration and permits.

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Career Counsellor/Job Coach

  • Full Time – 37.5 hrs per week
  • Competitive salary and benefits package
  • Closing date; July 1,2022

The Career Counselor/Job Coach is responsible for providing professional, culturally sensitive,
job search support for immigrant and refugee women. The Career Counselor/Job Coach also
participates in client recruitment, administers needs assessments and assists program
participants in creating an employment plan. The position also provides support to participants
who are successfully employed as a result of their participation in the program and works closely
with employment partners so that direct employment referrals can be made for job ready clients.

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Early Childhood Educator (Level 1)

  • Casual on-call hours
  • Closing date: July1,2022

The Early Childhood Educator is accountable to the Childcare Coordinator and the Department
Manager and is responsible for efficient and effective implementation of childcare activities in
accordance with the National Childcare Standards, which ensures quality childcare programming
to all services of the Calgary Immigrant Women’s Association. This position is responsible for
planning and delivering developmentally appropriate activities for children with mild to moderate
disabilities.

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Counselor- (Seniors) – One on One Counselling for Immigrant Women

  • Full time – 37.5 hours per week
  • Competitive salary and benefits package
  • Closing Date – June 30,2022

The One-on-One Counselling Program Counsellor is responsible for providing one-on-one
supportive counselling to senior immigrant women. This position is also responsible for offering
intergenerational activities, as well as assisting in other areas of the program as needed.

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Language Tutor – Special Needs LINC Program

  • Casual on-call hours
  • Closing date: June 22 ,2022

This position supports the ESL Instructor to work either one on one or in small group activities
with ESL learners who have developmental, physical and/or learning disabilities. This position
contributes to all aspects of student and program feedback, reporting and support.

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Client Data Specialist

  • Part-Time 30 hours per week
  • Competitive salary and benefits package
  • Closing date : June 22, 2022

Under the supervision of the Resource & Development Manager, the client data specialist will
support the goals and activities of the Integrated Settlement, Counselling and Community
Engagement programs. The specialist is responsible for supporting clients in achieving positive
measurable settlement outcomes based on intake, need and follow up assessments.

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Mental Health Counsellor/Assistant – Pre-Employment and Skills Development for Racialized Immigrant Women

  • Part-Time 30 hrs per week
  • Competitive salary and benefits package
  • Closing date: June 22,2022

The Mental Health Counsellor/Assistant is responsible for assisting the Project Coordinator in
executing key components of the project and delivery of customized training models designed to
increase participants’ employability. The Mental Health Counsellor/Assistant is also responsible
for providing wrap around services and supports to the project participants. The position will also
support the labour market inclusion of immigrant women from racialized communities who have
experienced prolonged detachment from the labour force.

 

 

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Project Instructor/Employment Counsellor – Pre-Employment and Skills Development for Racialized Immigrant Women

  • Full time – 37.5 hours per week
  • Competitive salary and benefits package
  • Closing date:June 22,2022

The Project Instructor/Career Counsellor is responsible for assisting the Project Coordinator in
executing key components of the project and delivery of customized training models designed to
increase participants’ employability. The training model will focus on 5 common essential
skills/skills for success identified in various positions within the identified the National Occupation
Code (NOC

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Workforce Specialist – Pre-Employment and Skills Development for Racialized Immigrant Women

  • Full time – 37.5 hours per week
  • Competitive salary and benefits package
  • Closing date- 22 June 2022

The Workforce Specialist is responsible for engaging employers to support the labour market
inclusion of immigrant women from racialized communities who have experienced prolonged
detachment from the labour force. Reporting to the Project Manager in Calgary, this position
works in close collaboration with other coordinator/workforce specialists in Regina, Saskatoon
and the Greater Toronto Area to ensure consistency in project delivery and outcomes.

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Project Manager – Pre-Employment and Skills Development for Racialized Immigrant Women

  • Full time – 37.5 hours per week
  • Competitive salary and benefits package
  • Closing date 22 June,2022

The Project Manager is responsible for the successful testing of customized pre-employment and
skills development supports for immigrant women from racialized communities who have
experienced prolonged detachment from the labour force and who live in Calgary, Regina,
Saskatoon and Greater Toronto Area. The Project Manager will also ensure the success of
testing workplace inclusivity models/strategies with targeted employers who hire for sales and
services occupations (NOC 6 category) in Calgary, Regina, Saskatoon and Greater Toronto Area.

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Project Facilitator/ Counselor for Mindfulness Support for Immigrant Seniors

  • Part Time – 20 hours per week
  • Closing date June 16,2022

The role of Mindfulness Support for Immigrant Seniors Project Facilitator/Counselor is to facilitate
and offer counselling service delivery within CIWA, Alberta Mindfulness Association and with the
relevant stakeholders in the community. This includes counselling and facilitating skills building
activities using mindfulness practices for immigrant seniors and liaising with project partners.

 

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Career Development Coach,Career Advancement and Transition Services Project

  • Part Time Position (18.75 hours per week)
  • Competitive salary and benefits package
  •  Closing date -Until suitable Candidate  is found

The Career Development Associate is responsible for providing individualized skill enhancement
in support of immigrant women seeking a career path to obtain advanced, professional, or
entrepreneurial goals. The Associate supports the skill development of clients in line with client’s
individualized assessment as completed together with the Career Development Specialist. The
role primarily supports immigrant women who have gained employment in Canada and/or are
looking to transition into new careers including entrepreneurship.

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