Position Title:             Caregiver Café Coordinator

Location:                     Golden Ears United Church, Maple Ridge

Status:                         Part-Time Contract (approx. 5 hours/week)

Contract Dates:          August 2019 - June 2020

Rate:                           $20/hour plus mileage

Posting Date:              Wednesday July 10, 2019

Closing Date:              Wednesday July 24th, 2019 

 

General Description 

Golden Ears United Church in Maple Ridge invites applications for a part-time contract Caregiver Café coordinator. We have received grant funding for a year to create and offer a support group for caregivers in the community. The Caregiver Café coordinator will be a key role in the design and implementation of this group.  

 

Responsibilities Include

  •  Producing promotional and advertising material including webpage content
  • Planning monthly meetings and booking guest speakers
  • Networking within the community to connect with caregivers
  • Facilitating the regular monthly Caregiver Café meeting including coordinating with volunteers from the church
  • Attending meetings with the group overseeing the project
  • Producing a mid-point and final report

Our ideal candidate will have a knowledge of the issues related to caregiving through either personal or professional experience. The position would ideally suit a retired nurse or other para-professional health care provider who has connections and knowledge of resources in the Maple Ridge area. The group will be run from the church – but will be open to everyone in the community.

Skills and Abilities

  • Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing
  • Experience in a caregiving profession or personal caregiving experience
  • Good networking and social skills
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Ability to relate to challenges that caregivers face
  • Ability to work with a minimum of supervision 

Please submit current resumes by 3:00 pm, Wednesday July 24th, 2019 to:

Office Administrator
Golden Ears United Church           
22165 Dewdney Trunk Road           
Maple Ridge, BC V2X 3H7
Email: office@goldenearsunited.ca 

If you are not interested in this position yourself, but know of someone who might be interested we would appreciate if you could share this posting with them. Thank you!