Opportunity: Counsellor & Educator, Epilepsy Association of Calgary

 About the Role

The Epilepsy Association of Calgary (EAC) is seeking to add a talented and enthusiastic individual with a Master’s in Human Services, Social Work (or equivalent) currently registered (or eligible for registration) with the Alberta College of Social Work to its growing team. This is an opportunity to help build and launch new programs that meet the needs of people with epilepsy and their families. The role appeals to an intermediate level front-line service worker with enough experience to work with a degree of independence and a strong sense of when and how to collaborate to ensure the quality and timeliness of service response. A full role description follows.

 About Epilepsy Association of Calgary

With a long history of serving those living with epilepsy in Calgary and Southern Alberta, the Association is at an exciting juncture in its journey of growth and transformation. True to its origins of providing quality, community-based, client-focused services and epilepsy education, the Association has recently concluded an updated needs and service gaps assessment and is poised to introduce best-in-class programs within our community. With an encouraging network of supporters within the health care, non-profit and business sectors, EAC is working to build awareness and shift the conversation around epilepsy to one of empowerment and potential.

Our Commitment to you

Epilepsy Association of Calgary is an inclusive and progressive employer. We believe diversity and unity within our team leads to building a vibrant workplace culture. The following awaits the successful candidate:

  • Opportunity for growth and development
  • Flexible working environment
  • An opportunity to work with industry-leading professionals in the health and human services sector in Calgary, Southern AB and in other communities throughout Canada and North America
  • A competitive salary and benefits package commensurate with education and experience

How to Apply

Applications may be submitted to: careers[at]epilepsycalgary[dot]com with the subject line: Counsellor & Educator. The deadline for applications is August 15th, 2021. Candidates selected for an interview will be contacted at that time.

Please refer to this document for a full description of the position.