Parenting Program Coordinator (Indigenous Communities) – Lower Mainland
PSS is a provincial NGO promoting community development and a participatory approach through our self-help parenting support circles. PSS strives to empower individuals and groups of people with the skills they need to affect change and improve parenting practice. The Program Coordinator is a community developer who understands both how to work with individuals and how to affect communities’ positions within the context of a larger social institutions. PSS trains volunteer parenting group facilitators, develops and disseminates parenting resource material, provides community education, carries out research on emerging parenting issues and operates a kinship care support line.
SCOPE OF WORK
The Program Coordinator will establish and sustain Parent Support Circles for/with Indigenous families in the Lower Mainland by working closely with relevant community partners, and Lower Mainland Indigenous families to:
- Strengthen community relationships to launch Indigenous Parent Support Circles, including the creation of a Steering Committee, community partners to host programs, and volunteer facilitators.
- Establish and maintain Indigenous Parent Support Circles in Metro Vancouver.
Closing Date: August 02, 2019 Noon