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Job Details

Social Worker, Groups

Posted on Nov 19, 2020 by Stepping Up

  • Location Peace River, AB
  • Earnings $28.00 to $32.41 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 10 to 15 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Part Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Dec 10, 2020
Job Requirements

Employer

Stepping Up

Languages

English

Education

  • Bachelor's degree
  • or equivalent experience

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

Provincial certificate of registration

Experience

1 year to less than 2 years

Area of Work Experience

Counselling

Additional Skills

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

Work Setting

Community service organization

Type of Treatment Experience

Crisis intervention counselling

Specific Skills

  • Provide counsel and therapy to help clients resolve social and personal problems
  • Interview clients to assess their situation and determine the types of services required and eligibility
  • Develop prevention and intervention programs to meet community needs
  • Counsel clients, provide therapy and mediation services, and facilitate group sessions

Target Audience

  • Females
  • Males
  • Abused adults

Security and Safety

  • Child abuse registry check
  • Criminal record check

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Own vehicle
  • Valid driver's licence

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

Attention to detail

Work Location Information

  • Rural area
  • Various locations
  • Relocation costs not covered by employer

Counselling Specialization

Crisis intervention

Social Work Specialization

Education and training

Personal Suitability

  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Client focus
  • Values and ethics

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 10, 2020

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 Social Worker, Groups 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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