Parent Resource Worker

Parent Resource Worker
Posting Number: 
July 11, 2019 04:30 PM
Job Type: 
Full Time Temporary

This position is anticipated to extend until April 2020, subject to availability of work and funding.

The Parent Resource Worker forges relationships with families to build on their strengths, develop their parenting skills, help them connect with resources in the community, and promote healthy babies through safety, growth and learning.

Essential Qualifications

  • Successful completion of an Ontario Secondary School Diploma, as recognized in the province of Ontario
  • Excellent command of the English language
  • Experience working with parents and children an asset
  • Ability to plan, organize and manage time effectively
  • Ability to show empathy to clients and their needs
  • Ability to problem solve and see different perspectives
  • Must be capable of establishing positive interpersonal relationships and able to work as an effective team member
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent organizational, critical thinking and problem-solving skills
  • Demonstrated initiative and ability to work both independently and as an effective team member
  • Valid Ontario driver’s license and reliable access to an insured working vehicle

Please submit your resume and cover letter in one document file and please indicate the posting number in the subject line of your application via email to by July 11, 2019.  For further information about the Southwestern Public Health and the community we serve, please visit us at,

Nicole Dagg, CHRL
Manager, Human Resources

Your interest in this opportunity is appreciated.  Only those under consideration will be contacted.