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Anti-Black Racism Task Force Part-time Coordinator

The part-time coordinator plays an integral role on the Anti-Black Racism Task Force and will assist with the development and implementation of key initiatives across the faculty. 

Hours of Work: Min. 12 to 15 hours per week (must be available for bi-weekly meetings on Fridays from 1:00-2:30 p.m.) 
Duration: October 2021 to March 2021 with possibility of renewal 

Closing Date: September 28th, 2021 

If you are interested in applying for this position, please send your resume and cover letter to Dr. Patrina Duhaney at patrina.duhaney@ucalgary.ca. Applicants should list FSW Anti-Black Racism Task Force Coordinator Position in the subject line of the email. Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

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Social Issues and Community Building Coordinator, Women's Centre of Calgary

The Women’s Centre is committed to creating a space where women, volunteers and staff are able to learn about and take action on social and environmental issues that matter to them. The Social Issues and Community Building Coordinator will coordinate the Women and Environment Program, and the Women’s Centre’s issues work as well as support work on Feminist Just Recovery.

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Crisis Line Worker/ Canadian Suicide Prevention Service Line Worker

3 Months Contract - Hourly pay rate is $17.85 

Distress Centre Calgary provides Calgary and area with 24-hour crisis support. We do this through our 24/7 crisis and 211 information and referral phone lines, daily online services, and professional counselling.  All our services are free, and because we do not define crisis, anyone can contact us day or night about anything.  
We support all social issues – homelessness, poverty, depression, mental illness, bullying, addiction, PTSD, domestic violence, abuse, etc. 
We believe in providing a compassionate and supportive environment for our staff and volunteers. 
We encourage applicants from diverse backgrounds to apply to apply as Distress Centre is committed to offering a diverse and safe workspace free from discrimination. All applicants are considered regardless of age, gender, race, disability, gender orientation, sexual identity or expression, or religion. 

Closing Date: Until Filled

To apply, please send a resume and cover letter: Email: hr@distresscentre.com

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Featured Job Postings - For Graduate Students


Apply now – part-time job open immediately for MSW or PhD students until March 31, 2023:

Research Assistant with the Vice-Provost of Indigenous Engagement!

Are you a MSW or PhD student interested in coordinating and reading Indigenous scholarly articles? You could provide support for the Journal of Indigenous Social Development and publishing this important bi-annual journal! Ten hours per week, with flexible hours. A Master’s student can gain valuable experience with developing, maintaining, and monitoring the operation of an online journal. Ideally, you would have experience in assisting or coordinating research. You must be a team player with good written communication skills. Please submit your resume to Carol Gelette at cgelette@ucalgary.ca with the Subject line:

Paid Mitacs Research Internships ($10k and up) for Grad Students

The Mitacs team is pleased to share several new paid opportunities, with the potential to link these opportunities to field education practicum. To learn more information on available Mitacs opportunities and how to apply please visit this link.

To understand more on how an opportunity may apply to your practicum, please email Stephanie Grant, Field Education Coordinator. 

Job Boards


Northern Health

Northern BC is looking for Bachelors or Masters level mental health professionals to join us in serving the people of Northern BC.

All of our job vacancies can be found here

Align Association of Community Services Job Board

Align Association of Community Services represents community agencies that provide services to children, youth, and families (agencies like Woods Homes, Catholic Social Services, etc).  Align has a job board where ALL of these agencies advertise for staff and many of the agencies are actively recruiting. 

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Social Worker Opportunities at Vancouver Coastal Health

Vancouver Coastal Health is hiring Social Workers

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WJS Canada Career Opportunities

WJS Canada provides social services to children, youth, adults and families facing difficulties. They take a personalized, trauma-informed approach to care in an environment of cultural respect and support. Their careers page features opportunities throughout Western Canada. 

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Transforming the Field Education Landscape (TFEL) Job Posting

Student research assistants and postdoctoral scholars are invited to participate in our partnered training and mentoring activities through various research activities and other events. TFEL recruits multiple student research assistants and postdoctoral scholars in every academic semester.

This page is updated regularly

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Employment Opportunities for Social Impact

Jobs for Edmonton region students 

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