Facilitator for Baby2B

  • Prairies
  • Health Board Prairies
  • Listing expires on Wednesday, 28 October 2020 at 17:58 (UTC)
About the Program
Emotional well-being and social support for pregnant women is critical for a successful pregnancy as well as the future well-being of the child. A series of sessions for expectant mothers will empower and activate women to develop quality mother-fetus/infant relationships, create a faith-based opportunity to connect with peers, and establish an informal support system. 

In collaboration with National Members, Chairman, and Honorary Secretaries, the Aga Khan Health Board for the Prairies is comprised of multi-faceted health professionals of various caliber throughout the region. The Aga Khan Health Board for the Prairies, strives to provide safe and effective Jamati-driven programming, services, and support for the Jamat, across the lifespan. Working intentionally to engage the Jamat using a variety of platforms, this Prairies Health Board promotes the empowerment of members in their physical, social, mental, emotional, and spiritual health.
About the Role
The role of the facilitators is to support and facilitate the processes in the weekly sessions, including: 
  • organizing sessions, preparing materials, preparing activities, facilitating discussion, and following-up with parents. Facilitator Guidelines will be provided for each weekly session. 
  • being a support to parents which includes following-up with parents, providing support, and gathering and providing additional resources and information to parents where possible. 
  • facilitators may refer parents to other resources and services in the community 
  • facilitators are expected to provide support to each other and request additional support as needed 
About You
  • Good communication and presentation skills 
  • Commitment and dedication to the position 
  • Able to work independently as well as part of a team 
  • Be prepared and organized for each session 
  • A background in healthcare or social services 
  • Able to attend initial training and attend team meeting (virtually) 

Successful candidates will be required to complete a police check.
Time Commitment
  • 4 hours/week
  • Starting immediately to 5 December 2020


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