EmployerYouth Canada Association - YOUCAN!
Date PostedNovember 09, 2021
Location Edmonton, AB
Earnings $50,000.00 to $56,000.00 annually (to be negotiated)
Work Hours 40 hours per week
Position Permanent Full Time
Vacancies 1  Vacancy
Closing Date Dec 09, 2021
Youth Canada Association - YOUCAN!
- Bachelor's degree
- or equivalent experience
Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)
- First Aid Certificate
- Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST)
- Mental health first aid Certificate
3 years to less than 5 years
Administrative and office activities
Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)
Social service or charity agency
- Obtain information and prepare reports or case histories
- Implement life skills workshops
- Appraise clients' needs or eligibility for specific services
- Assess client's relevant skill strengths and development needs
- Conduct follow-up assessments
- Provide suicide and crisis intervention
- Resolve conflict situations
- Conduct individual and group counselling sessions
- 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
- Criminal record check
- Own transportation
- Valid driver's licence
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
Ability to Supervise
Work Location Information
- Work in employer's/client's home
- Urban area
Type of Community or Social Service
- Education or training
- Early intervention programming for at-risk youth
- Crime prevention
- Effective interpersonal skills
- Team player
- Excellent oral communication
- Excellent written communication
- Client focus
How to Apply
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Dec 09, 2021
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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
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
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
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