Work With Us

Work With Us

Current Career and Volunteer Opportunities

Do you share our vision of promoting the healthy development of children by empowering families? Are you also passionate about the power of volunteerism and the nonprofit sector to create healthy, vibrant families?

If you share our vision and values, and have a desire to enhance the quality of life for families throughout Alberta, a career with KARA Family Resource Centre is a step towards making a positive impact.

We are looking for Board Members

Who We are Looking For:

KARA is seeking BOARD MEMBERS who are committed to and passionate about children and their families. We are seeking individuals of diverse personal and professional backgrounds who can help govern and lead the agency to create opportunities for people to experience positive change in their lives.

We have identified the following skills needed for at least one of our current vacancies:

  • Legal / Law
  • Human Resources
  • Communications
  • Marketing & Special event planning
  • Contractor & Building development

The Role:

KARA is currently in an opportunity to further grow and develop it’s services and supports to children, families, and the community. Board Members will provide governance in the development of new policies and strategic direction for the agency alongside the Executive Director. As such we are seeking individuals with the following knowledge, skills, and attributes:

  • Proven Leadership experience and abilities
  • Understanding of Board Governances policies
  • Excellent verbal/written communication and interpersonal skills
  • Positive, proactive and progressive attitude with good professional judgement

Responsibilities:

  • Work collaboratively with fellow board members and partners in the community
  • Act as a spokesperson and community liaison for KARA Family Resource Center
  • Promote KARA Family Resource Centre positively within our community
  • Actively seek partnership and collaboration opportunities
  • Attend board meetings, Annual General Meetings, and Board Committee/Special meetings as required
  • Attend fundraising and special events that are hosted by KARA Family Resource Centre

Time Commitment:

  • The Board meets for 1 to 1.5 hours the following months: January, February, March AGM, April, May, June, September, October, November
  • Fundraising Events
  • Commitment of a minimum 2-year term would be of best benefit to agency

Requirements:

  • Intervention Record Check
  • Police Information Check
  • Resume
  • Application form to be filled out when an interview is set

Contact:

Badriea Taha, Volunteer & Special Events Coordinator

Email:  badriea@kara-frc.ca

Phone:  780-478-5396

Direct Line:  587-525-7430

We currently don’t have any jobs available.

Unable to donate your time but still want to help?

Why not make a tax-deductible charitable donation to KARA Family Resource Centre instead. It’s through your donations and support that we are able to continue offering our programs and support services to families for free. Please help KARA make a difference today!