Join the Office of the Youth and Child Advocate | Job Opportunity

Job Title: Advocate
Classification: Management Manager Zone 2
Ministry: Office of the Child and Youth Advocate (OCYA)
Location: Calgary
Full or Part-Time: Full Time
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Preference will be given to Indigenous persons

About Us

The Office of the Child and Youth Advocate (OCYA) is an Office of the Legislature. We advocate for children and youth receiving services under the Child, Youth and Family Enhancement Act, the Protection of Sexually Exploited Children Act, and youth involved with the youth justice system through:

• individual advocacy,
• legal representation,
• investigations of and recommendations related to serious injuries to or deaths of children, and
• stakeholder engagement and education.

To learn more about the OCYA go to our website at

Download the application and information on how to apply: HERE

Closing date: February 22, 2021.

The OCYA is committed to being a diverse organization that reflects the qualities and differences of the population we serve. We are committed to an inclusive workplace that welcomes, respects and values the diversity of our employees that also supports them to be actively engaged in the workplace and the work we do to meet the needs of Alberta’s young people.