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Job Details

Crisis Intervention Worker

Employer

BRIDGE TO CARE

Date Posted

June 08, 2022

Languages

English
  • Location Spruce Grove, AB
  • Earnings $17.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 25 to 35 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Part Time Leading to Full Time
  • Vacancies 3  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Jul 08, 2022
Job Requirements

Employer

BRIDGE TO CARE

Languages

English

Education

  • Other trades certificate or diploma
  • or equivalent experience

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

  • First Aid Certificate
  • CPR Certificate
  • Cultural Awareness Training
  • Medication Administration Certificate
  • Pharmacology Certificate
  • Non-violent Crisis Intervention (NVCI) Certificate
  • Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST)
  • Applied Behaviour Analysis (ABA) Certificate
  • Community disability studies Certificate
  • Mandt System training
  • Mental health first aid Certificate
  • Behaviour management Certification
  • Developmental services worker¿(DSW)¿Training
  • Intensive behavioural intervention Certification
  • Understanding and managing aggressive behaviour (UMAB) course

Experience

1 to less than 7 months

Additional Skills

  • Housekeeping activities
  • Food preparation

Work Setting

  • Private residence
  • Group home
  • Community centre

Specific Skills

  • 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
  • Supervise children's visits with parents to ensure their safety
  • Implement behaviour management programs
  • 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

Security and Safety

  • Child welfare check
  • Driving record check (abstract)
  • Criminal record check
  • Basic security clearance

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Own transportation
  • Own vehicle
  • Willing to travel
  • Willing to travel regularly
  • Valid driver's licence

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Physically demanding

Work Location Information

  • Rural area
  • Work in employer's/client's home
  • Urban area
  • Remote location
  • Various locations

Type of Community or Social Service

  • Personal and social adjustment and health (substance abuse, gambling, behaviour disorders)
  • Early intervention programming for at-risk youth
  • Programs dealing with Autism Spectrum Disorder
  • Programs dealing with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD)

Personal Suitability

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

Screening questions

  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • What is your current field of study?
  • What is the highest level of study you have completed?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?
  • Do you have education in this field of employment?

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 Crisis Intervention Worker 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 for this NOC group 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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