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Job Details

Support Worker - Social Services

Employer

Carya Society of Calgary

Date Posted

April 25, 2022

Languages

English
  • Location Calgary, AB
  • Earnings $17.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 20 to 40 hours per week
  • Position Casual Part Time
  • Vacancies 5  Vacancies
  • Closing Date May 25, 2022
Job Requirements

Employer

Carya Society of Calgary

Languages

English

Education

No degree, certificate or diploma

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

  • First Aid Certificate
  • Cultural Awareness Training
  • Non-violent Crisis Intervention (NVCI) Certificate

Experience

No experience

Additional Skills

Housekeeping activities

Weight Handling

Up to 9 kg (20 lbs)

Work Setting

Private residence

Specific Skills

  • Appraise clients' needs or eligibility for specific services
  • Assist clients/guests with special needs

Security and Safety

Criminal record check

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

Physically demanding

Work Location Information

Work in employer's/client's home

Type of Community or Social Service

Socio-economic needs or conditions (housing, nutrition, unemployment, financial assistance)

Personal Suitability

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

Workplace information

On the road job

Financial benefits

Mileage paid

Screening questions

  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Do you currently reside in proximity to the advertised location?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?

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.

By e-mail:

hr@caryacalgary.ca

Advertised Until

May 25, 2022

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 Support Worker - Social Services 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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