Career Opportunities

We’re always looking for great people to join team carya. If you’re interested in a positive and flexible work environment where you can make a difference in your community, a career at carya could be right for you!

We are currently looking to fill the following positions.

Family Counsellor-Brief Service – Strong Families in Community (HR 252)

Our strength is our people, who together with their diverse backgrounds create a workplace where excellence is valued and the atmosphere is both collaborative and forward-moving. Presently we are looking for skilled counsellors to engage children, youth, and families in creating change in their lives and communities. 

As a member of the Strong Families in Community team, you will engage with children, youth, couples and families in a client-directed way, in the context of the client’s community. These three new positions will be focused on brief family systems interventions and service navigation support with the goal of ensuring timely, coordinated and integrated service delivery across carya programs. Evening work of two evenings per week with some additional flexibility is expected.

Please see the Family Counsellor Brief Service job posting for more information.

 

Senior Support Worker (HR 249)

The Senior Support Worker plays an important role in the delivery of in-home support services to the older adults of Calgary. To help older adults maintain their independence in their home, the Senior Support Program provides assistance with routine household activities, including homemaking and laundry.  The Senior Support Worker acts as the “eyes and ears” for many clients and when necessary, communicates the change in needs of the client to their Supervisor. With the assistance of a Senior Support Worker, many older adults can maintain their independence and “age in place” longer.

The successful candidate will:

  • Provide assistance as required in the day to day homemaking, including laundry, making beds, changing bed linens, dusting, damp mop floors, vacuum, clean bathrooms and take out garbage;
  • Work predominately in the Chinatown area but will be required to travel elsewhere when need arises;
  • Be fluent in Cantonese / Mandarin and English

Please see the Senior Support Worker job posting for more information.