support worker - social services - Port Alberni (BC) - Job posting

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Support Worker - Social Services Verified This job posting has been provided directly by the employer through Job Bank’s employer job posting system.

Posted on November 16, 2020 by Employer details CMHA-Port Alberni

Job details

  • Location Port Alberni, BC

  • Salary$$18.65 to $22.38HOUR hourly for 7 to 40 hours per week
  • Terms of employment Casual
    Part time
  • Day, Evening, Night, Weekend, Shift, On Call
  • Start date Starts as soon as possible
  • vacancies 4 vacancies
  • Verified
  • Source Job Bank #1583200

Job requirements

Languages

English

Education

College/CEGEP
or equivalent experience

  • Human Services, General
  • Social Work, Other

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

First Aid Certificate; CPR Certificate; Cultural Awareness Training; Non-violent Crisis Intervention (NVCI) Certificate; Understanding and managing aggressive behaviour (UMAB) course

Experience

2 years to less than 3 years

Specific Skills
Obtain information and prepare reports or case histories; Implement life skills workshops; Appraise clients' needs or eligibility for specific services; Assess client's relevant skill strengths and development needs; Provide suicide and crisis intervention; Resolve conflict situations; Supervise activities of clients living in group homes and half-way houses; Develop service intervention logic models and outcome measures; Maintain program statistics for purposes of evaluation and research; Develop, co-ordinate and implement the delivery of specific services within the community; Assist clients/guests with special needs; Liaise with other social services agencies and health care providers involved with clients; Accompany clients to appointments and social outings
Additional Skills
Administrative and office activities; Housekeeping activities; Food preparation
Work Setting
Group home; Shelter for the homeless; Social service or charity agency
Target Audience
Elderly; Aboriginal groups; Culturally diverse groups; Street population; Persons with physical disabilities; Persons with mental health disabilities; Persons with an intellectual disability
Security and Safety
Bondable; Driver's validity licence check; Driving record check (abstract); Criminal record check
Transportation/Travel Information
Own transportation
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
Fast-paced environment; Work under pressure; Physically demanding
Work Location Information
Rural area; Urban area; Various locations
Type of Community or Social Service
Personal and social adjustment and health (substance abuse, gambling, behaviour disorders); Socio-economic needs or conditions (housing, nutrition, unemployment, financial assistance); Services for the homeless
Personal Suitability
Initiative; Effective interpersonal skills; Flexibility; Team player; Excellent oral communication; Excellent written communication; Client focus; Judgement

Advertised until

2020-11-30

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