Great Beginnings Coordinator

Job Posting #: 1484-19

Position Summary:

Hands TheFamilyHelpNetwork.ca requires a Great Beginnings Coordinator in Huntsville. The successful candidate will coordinate and facilitate the implementation of the Great Beginnings Prenatal Nutrition and Growing Up Program.  For more information on the Great Beginnings Programs please see our website:


Hours Of Work:

.45 FTE contract (20 hours/week) until March 31st, 2020 with possibility for extension. 20 hours/week for a program that operates up to 41 weeks each year (September to June) with identified shutdown periods in December (2 weeks) and March (1 week)


Bracebridge, ON

Hourly Rate/Salary:

Minimum $20.14 to maximum $25.15 per hour; Salary commensurate with education and experience

Closing Date:

Closing: June 21st, 2019


  • Social Services Worker diploma or Registered Early Childhood Educator;
  • One (1) year relevant experience;
  • Knowledge of family dynamics, child development, parenting, adult education and community services;
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication and group facilitation skills;
  • Strong community connection and/or strong community development skills;
  • Time management and organizational skills;
  • A valid Ontario driver’s license and availability of a reliable motor vehicle;
  • Clear Criminal Record Check, including vulnerable sector search;
  • Preference will be given to bilingual (French/English) candidates.

Application Process

Hands TheFamilyHelpNetwork.ca is an equal opportunity employer and we value the importance of diversity, dignity and worth of every individual in the workplace. Hands offers accommodation for applicants with disabilities in its recruitment processes. If you are contacted by Hands regarding a job opportunity, please advise prior to the interview if you require accommodation.

We thank all applicants but only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Please forward your resume and cover letter, quoting competition #1484-19, to:

Human Resources Department
Hands TheFamilyHelpNetwork.ca
391 Oak Street East
North Bay, Ontario
P1B 1A3