Outreach Support Worker

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Sat, 10/15/2011
Calgary Alternative Support Services

Title: Case aide - social services (Outreach Support Worker - fixed hours) (NOC: 4212)

Terms of Employment: Permanent, Part Time, Day, Evening

Salary: $16.22 Hourly for 29 hours per week, Bonus, Other Benefits, Mileage Paid

Anticipated Start Date: As soon as possible

Location: NW Calgary, AB, Alberta (1 vacancy)
Skill Requirements:

Education: Completion of high school, Some college/CEGEP/vocational or technical training, Some university

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.): Social Service Worker (SSW) Diploma, Community Support Worker (CSW) Diploma, Non-violent Crisis Intervention (NVCI) Certificate, Medication Administration Certificate, Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) Certificate, First Aid Certificate

Experience: 1 year to less than 2 years

Languages: Speak English, Read English, Write English

Work Setting: Community or neighbourhood centre, Social service agency

Target Groups or Clients: Male, Persons with intellectual disabilities, Persons with mental health disabilities, Persons with learning disabilities

Type of Community or Social Service: Socio-economic needs or conditions (housing, nutrition, unemployment, financial assistance)

Specific Skills: Assess client's relevant skill strengths and development needs, Develop, coordinate and implement the delivery of specific services within the community, Provide personal services support to persons with special needs, Liaise with other social services agencies and health care providers involved with clients

Additional Skills: Sign language, Food preparation

Security and Safety: Criminal record check

Transportation/Travel Information: Own transportation, Own vehicle, Travel expenses paid by employer

Ability to Supervise: 1 to 2 people

Essential Skills: Reading text, Document use, Numeracy, Writing, Oral communication, Working with others, Problem solving, Decision making, Critical thinking, Job task planning and organizing, Continuous learning

Other Information:Seeking support staff for client living in Kincora. Support client @ home and in community; around Cardel Place & Confederation Park. No personal care required, help with daily living and employment.

Employer: Calgary Alternative Support Services
How to Apply:

Please apply for this job only in the manner specified by the employer. Failure to do so may result in your application not being properly considered for the position.

Contact Name: Scott Newland
By Mail:
1240 Kensington Road NW, suite 408
Calgary, Alberta
T2N 3P7
In Person between 9:00 and 16:00:
1240 Kensington Road NW, suite 408
Calgary, Alberta
T2N 3P7
By Fax: (403) 283-0691
By E-mail: scott.newland@c-a-s-s.org

Business Profile: CASS provides support to individuals 18+, with developmental disabilities. For position description and information please check our web site.

Web Site: http://www.c-a-s-s.org