Career Opportunities

Temporary Family School Wellness Worker

Support Staff

Location: Division Office

Competition #: 13883

Open To: Internal and External Candidates

Date Posted: November 5th, 2021

Closing Date: Open Ended

Additional Information:

Competition#: COSS2111051330



Chinook’s Edge School Division invites applications for a full-time temporary Family School Wellness Worker serving schools throughout Chinook’s Edge School Division.  The successful candidate will work in providing prevention, support and referral services to children and their families.  This position will be primarily based in the community of Sundre and southern schools of the Division, but the responsibilities of the role are to the Division Program. Individuals will possess skills in early intervention and crisis intervention, as well as have knowledge and experience working with community agencies and schools.  Preference will be given to applicants who possess a degree in social work or equivalent with related experience.


We ask that applicants prepare both a cover letter and resume, complete with the names and telephone numbers of three current work related references. Cover letters can be addressed to Ray Hoppins, Associate Superintendent – People Services, Chinook’s Edge School Division.  Applications for this posting will only be accepted by using the link below, and will not be accepted by email.


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Applications will be accepted until a suitable candidate is found.  The successful applicant will be required to provide a Criminal Record check and a Child Intervention (Welfare) check. 


As a condition of employment, all new employees to the Division must comply with AP 4-33: COVID-19 Harm Reduction Procedure by either providing proof of full vaccination for COVID-19 or participating in regular rapid testing to verify that they are COVID-19 negative beginning January 10, 2022. 


Chinook’s Edge is one of the largest school divisions in the province, serving over 11,000 students in 43 Central Alberta schools between Calgary and Red Deer. Our schools are located in 13 small communities that sprawl east and west from the Highway 2 corridor, conveniently providing Chinook’s Edge staff and families with the best of both worlds: a friendly, healthy and affordable small-town lifestyle combined with the proximity to big city amenities! Plus, the world famous Rocky Mountains are a short drive away. The Chinook’s Edge reputation for staff and student wellness, our family-friendly communities that boast easy access to exciting cultural and recreational opportunities, and our highly regarded quality learning environments make us a desirable division in which to live, learn, work and play!  For more information on Chinook’s Edge School Division, please check our website ( 


By virtue of the submission of an application, the applicant agrees that the Supervisor or designate can contact previous employers for the purpose of conducting confidential reference checks whether or not the applicant has listed a reference for that employer.


While we thank all applicants for their interest, only those individuals selected for interviews will be contacted.  Resumes of individuals not granted an interview will not be kept on file.