Family service worker

In by Saamis Employment

Bridges Family Programs Association of Southeastern Alberta
Published
July 4, 2024
Location
Medicine Hat, Canada
Job Type
Salary/Pay
$22.50 to $23.25 hourly
City
  • Medicine Hat

Description

Overview

Languages

English

Education

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

Experience

Experience an asset

Work site environment

  • Personal and social adjustment and health (substance abuse, gambling, behaviour disorders)
  • Socio-economic needs or conditions (housing, nutrition, unemployment, financial assistance)

Work setting

  • Work in employer's/client's home
  • Various locations
  • Associations and non profit organizations

Responsibilities

Tasks

  • Administrative and office activities
  • Appraise clients' needs or eligibility for specific services
  • Maintain program statistics for purposes of evaluation and research

Supervision

  • No supervision responsibility

Credentials

Certificates, licences, memberships, and courses

  • Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST)
  • Cultural Awareness Training
  • First Aid Certificate

Experience and specialization

Target audience

  • Families

Computer and technology knowledge

  • Electronic mail
  • MS Office

Area of work experience

  • Community service organization

Additional information

Security and safety

  • Criminal record check
  • Child welfare check
  • Driver's validity licence check
  • Driving record check (abstract)

Transportation/travel information

  • Own transportation
  • Own vehicle
  • Valid driver's licence

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Ability to work independently
  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Tight deadlines
  • Attention to detail

Personal suitability

  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Interpersonal awareness
  • Judgement
  • Values and ethics
  • Client focus
  • Excellent written communication
  • Flexibility
  • Initiative
  • Team player
  • Organized

Benefits

Health benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Disability benefits
  • Health care plan
  • Vision care benefits

Financial benefits

  • Group insurance benefits
  • Life insurance
  • Mileage paid
  • Registered Retirement Savings Plan (RRSP)

Other benefits

  • Learning/training paid by employer
  • Paid time off (volunteering or personal days)
  • Team building opportunities
  • Variable or compressed work week

How to apply

By email

amckinley@memlane.com

How-to-apply instructions

Here is what you must include in your application:

  • Cover letter

This job posting includes screening questions. Please answer the following questions when applying:

  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Do you currently reside in proximity to the advertised location?
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