Careers

 

Are you interested in joining the CanLearn team?

The CanLearn Society is a leader in learning and attention difficulties and an innovator in literacy programming. Our team consists of psychologists, ADHD Coaches, learning and literacy specialists, pediatricians and early childhood educators.

We are a registered charity that has been providing services to Calgary and the area since 1979!

Registered Psychologist

The CanLearn Society is a not-for-profit agency that has been a recognized leader in identifying and treating learning difficulties experienced by children and adults for over 40 years. The dedicated professional staff provides valuable services that include family literacy programs, in-school programs, the assessment and treatment of learning difficulties (particularly learning disabilities and attention disorders), public and professional education and the provision of library and research services to the community.

CanLearn is seeking a Registered Psychologist.

The position of Registered Psychologist at the CanLearn Society is a professional, clinical role that involves the delivery of service to clients of CanLearn. We are looking for a contractor able to commit 2-3 days per week.

CanLearn offers a flexible work environment. Weekend and weekday options are available.

The Registered Psychologist reports to the Director of Clinical Services.
 

Key Responsibilities Include:

  • Direct provision of psychoeducational assessment and counselling services to clients
  • Required Qualifications:
  • Masters or Doctoral degree in psychology
  • Registration with the College of Alberta Psychologists (CAP) (minimum of two years)
  • Previous experience working with children and adults with learning and attention difficulties
  • Proficiency in psychological assessment and training in psychometric assessment, i.e., practica, coursework
  • Proficiency and experience counselling children and/or adults
  • Excellent track record in working in a team environment
  • Excellent oral and written communications skills

 

Please send a resume and cover letter describing your interest to hbaker@canlearnsociety.ca.

 

Only those candidates chosen for an interview will be contacted.

 

CanLearn is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, gender, gender identity, religion, sexual orientation, ethnic background, disability, or age.
 

Administrative Assistant Position

The CanLearn Society is a leader in services for learning and attention difficulties and an innovator in literacy programming. Our team consists of psychologists, learning and literacy specialists, pediatricians and early childhood educators. We are a registered charity that has been providing services to Calgary and the area since 1979. Help us to change lives through learning! Do you genuinely care about helping others? Do you have the ability to manage and understand the needs of our potential clients?

We are currently looking for an Administrative Assistant to join our team in September. This is a part-time, temporary position for ten months with the possibility of extension. It will average 15 hours per week subject to variation.

Responsibilities may include:

  • Emailing appointment reminders to clients
  • File creation and management
  • Assistance with billing procedures
  • Assistance with intake procedures
  • Office inventory management
  • Supporting administrative and clinical team as required
  • Providing coverage to the administrative team as required
  • Conducting client satisfaction phone surveys and associated data entry

Skills and Qualifications:

  • Attention to detail is critical
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Ability to think critically and problem solve
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Strong communication skills, written and verbal
  • Strong computer skills
  • Willingness to be flexible
  • Value working in a team environment
  • Ability to work independently with little supervision
  • Previous experience in an administrative capacity
  • Knowledge of mental health, learning, and attention difficulties is an asset
  • A background or degree in Psychology (or a related field) is an asset

Our team is currently operating remotely part-time. The successful candidate will have the comfort and skill level required to work with the necessary technology at home but must also be comfortable working in an office setting when required. This balance may shift as the covid-19 pandemic evolves.

Please send an email with a cover letter and resume to intake@canlearnsociety.ca with ‘Administrative Assistant’ as the subject line. We thank all applicants, but we will contact only those selected for an interview.

This posting will remain open until a suitable candidate is chosen. Candidates who pass the initial interview may be invited to a second working interview.
CanLearn is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, gender, gender identity, religion, sexual orientation, ethnic background, disability, or age.