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Job Details

Support Worker - Social Services

Employer

RABBONI SUPPORT SERVICES INC

Date Posted

July 11, 2022

Languages

English
  • Location Calgary, AB
  • Earnings $16.00 to $20.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 35 to 40 hours per week
  • Position Temporary Full Time
  • Vacancies 5  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Aug 19, 2022
Job Requirements

Employer

RABBONI SUPPORT SERVICES INC

Languages

English

Education

  • College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma from a program of 1 year to 2 years
  • Education, General
  • or equivalent experience

Work Site Environment

  • Personal and social adjustment and health (substance abuse, gambling, behaviour disorders)
  • Programs dealing with Autism Spectrum Disorder
  • Programs dealing with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD)

Work Setting

  • Work in employer's/client's home
  • School help service
  • Private residence

Tasks

  • Implement life skills workshops
  • Assess client's relevant skill strengths and development needs
  • Housekeeping activities
  • Food preparation
  • Provide suicide and crisis intervention
  • Resolve conflict situations
  • Assist clients/guests with special needs
  • Accompany clients to appointments and social outings

Supervision

3-4 people

Certificates, Licences, Memberships, and Courses 

  • Medication Administration Certificate
  • First Aid Certificate
  • CPR Certificate

Target Audience

  • Children
  • Persons with an intellectual disability
  • Persons with learning disabilities
  • Persons with physical disabilities

Security and Safety

  • Criminal record check
  • Child welfare check

Transportation/Travel Information

Public transportation is available

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Work under pressure
  • Physically demanding

Weight Handling

Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

Personal Suitability

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

Experience

1 year to less than 2 years

Screening questions

  • Are you available for the advertised start date?
  • Are you willing to relocate for this position?
  • What is the highest level of study you have completed?
  • What is your current field of study?

Health benefits

Health care plan

Long term benefits

Pension plan


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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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