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Community Development Worker Posted on Dec 05, 2017 by Crowsnest Community Support Society

  • Location Coleman, AB
  • Earnings $17.94 to $23.42 hourly
  • Work Hours 35 to 37.5 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1 Vacancy
  • Closing Date Dec 19, 2017
Job Requirements

Employer

Crowsnest Community Support Society

Languages

English

Education

No degree, certificate or diploma

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

  • First Aid Certificate
  • Community disability studies Certificate
  • Behaviour management Certification
  • Understanding and managing aggressive behaviour (UMAB) course

Experience

Will train

Additional Skills

Food preparation

Weight Handling

More than 45 kg (100 lbs)

Work Setting

Group home

Specific Skills

  • Appraise clients' needs or eligibility for specific services
  • Implement behaviour management programs
  • Develop, co-ordinate and implement the delivery of specific services within the community
  • Assist clients/guests with special needs
  • Accompany clients to appointments and social outings

Target Audience

  • Adolescents
  • Persons who are blind/visually impaired
  • Persons with physical disabilities
  • Persons with learning disabilities
  • Persons with an intellectual disability
  • Females
  • Males

Security and Safety

  • Driving record check (abstract)
  • Criminal record check

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Own transportation
  • Own vehicle
  • Vehicle supplied by employer
  • Willing to travel
  • Valid driver's licence
  • Public transportation is available

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Physically demanding

Work Location Information

Rural area

Personal Suitability

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

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:

ccss.beatrice@gmail.com

By phone:

403-563-3585 Ext. 21

By Mail

8102 - 19th Avenue - P.O. Box 507
Coleman, Alberta T0K0M0

In Person

8102 - 19th Avenue - P.O. Box 507
Coleman, Alberta T0K0M0

Advertised Until

Dec 19, 2017

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.

NOC & Interest Codes
The Community Development Worker is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Community and Social Service Workers
NOC code: 4212
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 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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