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Job Details

Child Life Specialist

Employer

Zebra Child Protection Centre

Date Posted

November 17, 2021

Languages

English
  • 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
Job Requirements

Employer

Zebra Child Protection Centre

Languages

English

Education

  • Bachelor's degree
  • or equivalent experience

Experience

Experience an asset

Additional Skills

Administrative and office activities

Work Setting

Social service or charity agency

Specific Skills

  • 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

5-10 people

Work Location Information

Urban area

Personal Suitability

  • Initiative
  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Client focus
  • Judgement

Benefits

  • Medical Benefits
  • Dental Benefits
  • Group Insurance Benefits
  • Life Insurance Benefits
  • RRSP Benefits
  • Other Benefits

How to Apply

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

Advertised Until

Dec 01, 2021

Important notice: This job posting has been provided by an external employer.The Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada are not responsible for the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of the content.

Interest Codes & Abilities
The Child Life Specialist is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).

Interest Codes

Community and Social Service Workers
SOCIAL

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

METHODICAL

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

innovative

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

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 
It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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