Child Life Specialist
EmployerZebra Child Protection Centre
Date PostedNovember 17, 2021
Location Edmonton, AB
Earnings $47,125.00 to $50,869.00 annually (to be negotiated)
Work Hours 36.25 hours per week
Position Temporary Full Time
Vacancies 1  Vacancy
Closing Date Dec 01, 2021
Zebra Child Protection Centre
- Bachelor's degree
- or equivalent experience
Experience an asset
Administrative and office activities
Social service or charity agency
- Appraise clients' needs or eligibility for specific services
- Maintain program statistics for purposes of evaluation and research
- Develop, co-ordinate and implement the delivery of specific services within the community
Security and Safety
- Child welfare check
- Criminal record check
- Enhanced reliability security clearance
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
- Fast-paced environment
- Work under pressure
Ability to Supervise
Work Location Information
- Effective interpersonal skills
- Team player
- Excellent oral communication
- Excellent written communication
- Client focus
- Medical Benefits
- Dental Benefits
- Group Insurance Benefits
- Life Insurance Benefits
- RRSP Benefits
- Other Benefits
How to Apply
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Dec 01, 2021
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Interest in consulting with social assistance recipients and pensioners to advise and aid them in locating and utitizing a variety of community resources; in referring clients to other social services; in counselling clients living in group homes and halfway houses and assisting in pre-release and release planning; in providing crisis intervention and emergency-shelter services; and in co-ordinating volunteer activities of community and social services organizations
Interest in compiling information to participate in the selection and admission of clients to appropriate programs; to assess clients' relevant skill strengths and deficits; and in maintaining contact with other social service agencies and health care providers involved with clients to provide information and obtain feedback on clients' overall progress
Interest in assisting clients to sort out options and develop plans of action, and in implementing and organizing the delivery of life-skills workshops, substance-abuse treatment programs, behaviour management programs, youth services programs and other community and social service programs under the supervision of social workers and health care professionals
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