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Support Worker - Social Services Verified This job was posted directly by the employer on Job Bank.

Posted on November 25, 2021 by Employer details Yarmouth Association for Community Residential Options

Job details

  • LocationDartmouth, NS
  • Salary$$16.50 to $17.00HOUR hourly for 4 to 48 hours per week
  • Terms of employment Casual employment
    Part time leading to full time
  • Shift
  • Start date Starts as soon as possible
  • vacancies 20 vacancies
  • Verified
  • Source Job Bank #1878527

Job requirements

Languages

English

Education

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
or equivalent experience

Experience

No experience

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)
First Aid Certificate
CPR Certificate
Medication Administration Certificate
Non-violent Crisis Intervention (NVCI) Certificate
Specific Skills
Obtain information and prepare reports or case histories
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
Implement behaviour management programs
Conduct individual and group counselling sessions
Assist in evaluating the effectiveness of treatment programs
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
Additional Skills
Administrative and office activities
Housekeeping activities
Food preparation
Weight Handling
Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)
Work Setting
Group home
Security and Safety
Child abuse registry check; Driving record check (abstract); Criminal record check;
Transportation/Travel Information
Public transportation is available;
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
Fast-paced environment; Work under pressure; Physically demanding;
Work Location Information
Various locations;
Personal Suitability
Initiative; Effective interpersonal skills; Flexibility; Team player; Excellent oral communication; Excellent written communication; Client focus; Judgement;

Who can apply to this job?

Only apply to this job if:

  • You are a Canadian citizen or a permanent resident of Canada.
  • You have a valid Canadian work permit.

If you are not authorized to work in Canada, do not apply. The employer will not respond to your application.

Advertised until

2022-02-16

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