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JOB POSTING: Educator – Family Services

Part-Time, Permanent (12.5 hours per week)

Are you:

  • a passionate learner, facilitator and educator?
  • energized by the development and delivery of educational resources?
  • organized, resourceful and adaptable?

Huntington Society of Canada (HSC) is a leading Canadian charity dedicated to a world free from Huntington disease (HD).  Our passionate and collaborative Family Services team is in search of a Family Services Educator (FSE) who can provide educational sessions and resources. This position reports to the National Director of Family Services.

Key Accountabilities:

  • Analyzing needs, developing and delivering education for the Family Services Team (FST)
  • Providing education and acting as a super-user support for the Penelope program
  • Supporting data collection, analysis and administrative support for the National Director, Family Services
  • Maintenance of HD educational resources

Key Competencies:

  • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong analytical, planning and organizational skills
  • Effective project management skills
  • Inspirational leadership skills and ability to effectively lead and coach
  • Understanding principles of adult education and literacy
  • Cultural sensitivity


  • Bachelor degree in social work or equivalent
  • Current registered member of a provincial regulatory body in social work or equivalent
  • Additional training in education/leadership
  • Minimum 2 years direct work experience as an educator/trainer in the social services sector
  • 7 years plus clinical experience in health care, mental health fields
  • Project management skills
  • Demonstrated experience in curriculum development, pre-and post-assessment metrics, and delivering high quality education utilizing a variety of technologies
  • Experience with Huntington disease (HD) and/or other neurodegenerative diseases

Resumes with cover letter can be emailed by end of day on June 8th, 2021 to:

Please enter “Educator – Family Services” in the subject line of your email.

Thank you for your interest; only qualified candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

HSC will provide reasonable accommodations for any applicant, as requested during the hiring process.

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