Community Relations Worker

The District of Parry Sound Social Services Administration Board is hiring for a Community Relations Worker!

How to Apply: Please submit a cover letter and resume (in one document) referencing Job ID 21U-65 by December 5, 2021 to the attention of: Danielle Villeneuve, CHRP Manager of Human Resources. Email: Fax: (705) 751-5370 or 1 Beechwood Drive Parry Sound, ON P2A 1J2

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Application Deadline: December 5, 2021
Hours of Work: 35
Wages: $25.08/hr plus 4% vacation pay
Duties & Qualifications:

The Community Relations Worker is responsible for facilitating and promoting opportunities for partnerships with municipalities, organizations, local community groups and the private sector that support the objectives of the District of parry Sound Housing and Homelessness Plan and the needs of vulnerable persons.

  • Successful completion of a post-secondary diploma in a Social Services and/or Human Services field or an equivalent combination of education, training and program related experience.
  • Three (3) years’ related work experience.
  • Good knowledge of resources available in the community and online, which are relevant to the Housing field.
  • Thorough knowledge of relevant legislation and associated regulations including the Housing Services Act, Residential Tenancies Act, the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act and PIPEDA.
  • An understanding of the northern economic culture & political environment and Housing and Homelessness issues in small urban and rural areas.
  • Strong listening, interpersonal, problem solving, written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to perform all duties in a professional manner.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • Comfortable working with numbers.
  •  Exceptional research and organizational skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently and produce measurable results while meeting time-sensitive deadlines.
  • Excellent computer skills in a windows environment including presentation development (i.e. Power Point).
  • Ability to travel across the District as required.
Job Type: Full-Time
Full Time Hours Per Week: 35
Advertising Method: General Ad

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