Terra relies on volunteers, financial and in-kind donations to offer services and support our teen parents.
At Terra, our specialized team tailors programs and services to meet the needs of each teen parent. Always safe, never judgemental. Learn more about what we have to offer our young families.
Terra is a non-profit organization that has been serving pregnant and parenting teens, in Edmonton for over 45 years. Annually more than 1,000 young parents and their children benefit from a comprehensive range of services. Through the compassionate work of the staff, we help parents and children to develop and reach their full potential by recognizing and responding to their unique and individual needs. If you share our values and can offer professional service to our participants please consider joining our team.
Reporting to the Director, Early Childhood Services, the Manager, Child and Family Support Centre, provides leadership and vision to a team of 27 staff at the Terra Child and Family Support Centre which is located on site at Braemar School. The Centre accommodates 77 infants and children while their moms attend school to complete their high school education. The childcare centre provides exceptional early learning and care for children three weeks to three years of age placing a special emphasis on parent/child relationship development
This position is a permanent position working 37.5 hours of work. Flexible hours are required to meet the needs’ of the Centre. Upon successful completion of a probation period, there would be an attractive benefits package offered.
Program Delivery & Development:
We recognize the importance of a diverse workforce and encourage applications from Indigenous persons, men, LGBTQ-identified persons, people of colour, and persons with a disability.
To apply for this opportunity, please email your résumé and cover letter to: Human Resources, firstname.lastname@example.org. Please state your salary expectations in the cover letter. Please include Manager, Child and Family Support Centre in the Subject Line of the email.
Closing Date: Until Suitable Candidate is found
Reporting to the Executive Director, the Executive Assistant is responsible for coordinating the Executive Directors schedule and prioritizing and following up on related matters requiring attention. The position serves as key liaison between the Executive Director and the board and assists board leadership in undertaking its role and responsibilities necessitating a high degree of confidentiality and professionalism. As a dynamic not for profit, the Executive Assistant must be able to manage a range of diverse projects with both internal and external focus.
This is a full time position, working 37.5 hours a week. Flexible hours required on occasion to meet the needs’ of the executive office. The position is based out of the downtown office located at 9930-106 Street.
We are an equal opportunity and non-discriminatory employer and recognize the importance of a diverse workforce. We welcome all qualified applicants.
Salary: Please state salary expectations in your cover letter. Upon completion of the probationary period, we offer a comprehensive, competitive, extended health benefits package including RRSP contribution.
To apply for this opportunity, please email your résumé and cover letter to: Human Resources, email@example.com. Please include the job title Executive Assistant in the Subject Line of the email.
Closing Date: Until a suitable candidate is found.
Terra is also a member of the City of Edmonton Corporate Wellness Program which provides employees, (and their immediate family members living in the same household,) discounts on admissions to City operated sports and fitness centres. This includes:
The Code of Honour was developed in 2009 after a comprehensive process which included dialogue and the opportunity for all staff to participate in determining the Code of Honour. It was updated in 2012. The Code of Honour reflects how we work together, what we hold each other accountable for and our values as a staff team.
We’re located at 9930 106 Street NW, Edmonton, Alberta. We are open 8:30-4:30 Mon-Fri.