Community Worker Posted on Mar 06, 2018 by Unlimited Potential Community Services
Location Wetaskiwin, AB
Earnings $16,197.00 to $18,780.00 annually
Work Hours 16 hours per week
Position Permanent Part Time
Vacancies 1 Vacancy
Closing Date Apr 05, 2018
Unlimited Potential Community Services
Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
1 to less than 7 months
- Housekeeping activities
- Food preparation
Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)
- Appraise clients' needs or eligibility for specific services
- Assess client's relevant skill strengths and development needs
- Provide suicide and crisis intervention
- Resolve conflict situations
- Supervise activities of clients living in group homes and half-way houses
- Assist clients/guests with special needs
- Liaise with other social services agencies and health care providers involved with clients
- Accompany clients to appointments and social outings
- Aboriginal groups
- Culturally diverse groups
- Persons with mental health disabilities
- Persons with an intellectual disability
Security and Safety
- Child welfare check
- Driving record check (abstract)
- Criminal record check
- Valid driver's licence
- Travel expenses not paid by employer
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
- Fast-paced environment
- Work under pressure
- Physically demanding
- Effective interpersonal skills
- Team player
- Excellent oral communication
- Excellent written communication
- Client focus
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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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