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Job Details

Intake Worker - Social Services

Employer

Careers In Transition Inc

Date Posted

July 15, 2021

Languages

English
  • Location Edmonton, AB
  • Earnings $50,000.00 to $65,000.00 annually (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 37.5 hours per week
  • Position Temporary Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Aug 05, 2021
Job Requirements

Employer

Careers In Transition Inc

Languages

English

Education

  • Bachelor's degree
  • or equivalent experience

Experience

1 year to less than 2 years

Additional Skills

  • Provide public education and consultation regarding counselling services, issues and methods
  • Perform administrative tasks

Work Setting

  • Independent or private practice
  • Government department and/or agency

Specific Skills

  • Act as an advocate for client groups in the community
  • Serve as a member of an interdisciplinary team working with a client group
  • Refer clients to agencies that provide financial assistance, legal aid, housing, medical treatment and other services
  • Provide counsel and therapy to help clients resolve social and personal problems
  • Provide consultation services to government and other organizations
  • Plan programs of assistance for clients
  • Interview clients to assess their situation and determine the types of services required and eligibility
  • Conduct follow-up assessments

Target Audience

Females

Security and Safety

Criminal record check

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Work under pressure
  • Attention to detail
  • Large caseload

Social Work Specialization

Education and training

Personal Suitability

  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Client focus
  • Interpersonal awareness
  • Dependability
  • Judgement
  • Values and ethics
  • Reliability
  • Organized

Teleworking Information

Remote work available


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

Aug 05, 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
The Intake Worker - Social Services is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Social Workers
SOCIAL

Interest in mentoring in order to counsel and provide therapy to clients to help them develop skills to deal with and resolve their social and personal problems; in serving on interdisciplinary teams of professionals working with client groups; in assisting in community development; and in providing mediation services

INNOVATIVE

Interest in co-ordinating information to plan programs of assistance including referral to agencies that provide financial assistance, legal aid, housing, medical treatment and other services; in conducting social research; and in developing prevention and intervention programs to meet community needs

DIRECTIVE

Interest in investigating cases of child abuse and neglect and in taking authorized protective action; may supervise other social workers

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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