Placement Coordinator
Silvera For Seniors
Calgary, AB
1d ago

Do you want to be a voice for seniors in Calgary? Do you want to help build communities that support independence, dignity, and aging in the community?

Do you want to be part of a best-in-class results-based organization?

Our employees make a difference in the Silvera story and in the unique stories of each of our 1,500 residents. Our team works every day in our resident’s homes as leading advocates and caring providers of affordable homes and services for lower-income seniors.

We believe in a diverse workforce, career advancement, employee recognition and offering competitive salary and benefits package.

We are committed to ongoing training and support for all employees, which helps them to create their careers and excel in providing professional and superior service to our residents.

This, we believe, makes us an employer of choice and a great place to work.

See yourself in our story as a Placement Coordinator- Community Outreach

Placement Coordinator-

We currently have a permanent part-time opportunity in our Administrative Office in SW Calgary. As a Placement Coordinator, you would be a member of support services team and would be reporting to the Placement Supervisor, the Placement Coordinator is responsible for connecting with service partners to raise awareness and profile of Silvera’s spectrum of service offerings and strengthen mutual referrals to support older adults in securing appropriate housing and supports.

Calgary

  • Build and maintain strategic relationships with public, private, not-for-profit and voluntary agencies and organizations which support older adults;
  • Prepare and deliver engaging and interactive information sessions to referring agencies and prospective applicants, regarding the spectrum of services at Silvera;
  • Support the planning, promotion, and execution of in-reach initiatives (e.g. open houses, group tours);
  • Initiate the first point of contact with public, private, not-for-profit and voluntary organizations to explore referral potential;
  • Act as an ambassador at presentations, meetings, and events;
  • Provide statistical data and documentation of activities
  • Post-secondary diploma in Human Services, Business Administration or Communications and / or 3 years related work experience.
  • An outgoing, self-starter with excellent verbal and written communication skills;
  • A quick learner who is efficient and effective at developing and implementing ideas;
  • Highly organized, creative and resourceful;
  • Intermediate level skills in MS Office, particularly Outlook, Excel, Word; previous experience in a database is an asset;
  • Experience and knowledge in working with older adults is an asset;
  • Ability to travel to various locations in Calgary; a valid Class 5 driver’s license and the vehicle are required.
  • Please Note : We thank all applicants; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Due to the current high volume of applications, we will not be accepting phone calls about individual applications.

  • All pre-screen questions must be answered completed for an application to be processed.* All offers made are contingent upon a successful criminal record check.
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