The Town of Peace River is seeking an individual to join our Family Resource Network (FRN) team in Peace River, AB, in the part time position of Parent Education Facilitator. This position will include some evening and weekend work as well as traveling to various communities in the area.

The FRN is a contract for service with the Government of Alberta – Children’s Services. The FRN provides information and referral services to caregivers through the “Hub” located at the Baytex Energy Centre. In addition , FRN provides caregiver education programs and a Home Visitation program. The FRN is a regional service that provides service to a large area – as far as Manning and Clearhills County.

The Parent Education Facilitator is responsible for providing programing services through the Parent Education Spoke in the FRN geographical area. This position includes the development and implementation of quality learning programs, delivery of parent support information, workshops and courses for caregivers with children 0 to 18 years of age.


  • Excellent organizational skills and the ability to multi-task several projects.
  • The ability to manage time effectively and meet deadlines.
  • A helpful demeanor and positive attitude while dealing with the public.
  • Practical knowledge and experience in computer systems.
  • Ability to communicate in a clear, concise, and effective manner.
  • Experience with family support programs or child development required. A post-secondary education in Early Childhood Education, Social Work, Human Ecology or Human Services is considered an asset.
  • RCMP Vulnerable Sector Check and Intervention check before starting employment and every year after.
  • Willing to travel; have a valid driver’s license, vehicle insurance, a reliable vehicle.
  • A cellphone is required when traveling.
  • Standard First Aid/CPR certification is required.
  • Recommended to have all your immunization and tuberculin test up to date; and,
  • Good general level of physical fitness that includes lifting and hauling supplies, physically active etc.

Wage: $24.00—$26.00 per hour
Hours: 7.5 hours per day, 37.5 hours per week. Evenings and weekends may be required.
Posting Date: April 15, 2024
Closing Date: Open until a suitable candidate is found.

Qualified applicants are invited to submit their resumes to the address below. Quote competition #24/012:

Employee Services Manager
Fax: 780-624-4664
Email: [email protected]

The Town of Peace River welcomes diversity in the workplace and encourages applications from all qualified candidates. Complete job descriptions are available upon request.

We thank all participants for their interest, however only those who are selected for an interview will be contacted.