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.
As a non-profit organization that has been serving pregnant and parenting teens in Edmonton for over 45 years Terra is recognized for its leadership, innovation and collaboration. 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. Terra Centre staff are guided by the Code of Honour which supports, respects and celebrates our families and staff. If you share our values and support our mission and vision please consider joining our team.
We are looking for a part-time and relief Child Care staff member to support evening programming for teen parent families. Reporting to Manager, Housing Support Services, two Child Care staff members provide care during the class to eight children and join families and the rest of the parenting team during meal time. Volunteers also support this program, and these volunteers may require some direction from Child Care staff. While this position has some set hours to support the Photovoice program, we are looking for someone with flexible hours to support shift coverage for other evening programs as needed.
The Photovoice program runs the second and fourth Thursdays, from 5-8 p.m. The start date is January 25th, 2018. This position is based out of our Westmount location, other optional shifts maybe offered, as well.
We are an equal opportunity and non-discriminatory employer and recognize the importance of a diverse workforce. We welcome all qualified applicants.
To apply for this opportunity, email your résumé and cover letter to: Gary Benthem email@example.com. Please include Child Care Staff 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.