Community Service Worker Posted on Mar 12, 2018 by Chrysalis: An Alberta Society For Citizens With Disabilities
Location Calgary, AB
Earnings $19.65 hourly
Work Hours 37.5 hours per week
Position Temporary Full Time
Vacancies 1 Vacancy
Closing Date Mar 26, 2018
Chrysalis: An Alberta Society For Citizens With Disabilities
Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)
- First Aid Certificate
- CPR Certificate
- Medication Administration Certificate
- Non-violent Crisis Intervention (NVCI) Certificate
- Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST)
- Mandt System training
3 years to less than 5 years
Administrative and office activities
Up to 13.5 kg (30 lbs)
- Assess client's relevant skill strengths and development needs
- Develop, co-ordinate and implement the delivery of specific services within the community
- Liaise with other social services agencies and health care providers involved with clients
- Persons who are deaf/hard of hearing
- Persons with physical disabilities
- Persons with mental health disabilities
- Persons with Acquired Brain Injury (ABI)
- Persons with learning disabilities
- Persons with an intellectual disability
Security and Safety
- Driver's validity licence check
- Driving record check (abstract)
- Criminal record check
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
Ability to Supervise
1 to 2 people
Work Location Information
Type of Community or Social Service
- Programs dealing with Autism Spectrum Disorder
- Programs dealing with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD)
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.
Mar 26, 2018
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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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