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Alta Care Resources Inc. - Edmonton

Job Title: 
Youth and Family Resiliency Worker (5 positions)
Closing Date: 
Tue, 2017-02-14

Title: Youth and Family Resiliency Worker

Terms of Employment:

Permanent, Full Time, Weekend, Day, Evening

Salary:

$43,600.00 to $47,000.00 Yearly, 40.00 Hours per week, Other Benefits, Mileage Paid, Medical Benefits, Dental Benefits, Disability Benefits, Life Insurance Benefits, Group Insurance Benefits, RRSP Benefits

Anticipated Start Date (at the latest in 3 months):

As soon as possible

Location: Edmonton, Alberta (5 vacancies)

Skill Requirements:

Education:

Some university, Completion of university

Credentials (certificates, licenses, memberships, courses, etc.):

Not applicable, Not required

Experience:

3 years to less than 5 years

Languages:

English

Work Setting:

Community service organization, Social and family service agency

Area of Social Work Specialization:

Community development, Family mediation

Type of Clients:

Adolescents, Adult, Child, Developmentally delayed, Female, Male, Mentally impaired, Personal or social adjustment difficulty, physically disabled, Social assistance recipient

Specific Skills:

Interview clients to assess their situation and determine the types of services required and eligibility, Provide counsel and therapy to help clients resolve social and personal problems, Plan programs of assistance for clients, Refer clients to agencies that provide financial assistance, legal aid, housing, medical treatment and other services, Serve as a member of an interdisciplinary team working with a client group, Act as an advocate for client groups in the community, Lobby for solutions to problems affecting client groups, Administer tests, Provide mediation services and psychosocial assessments

Additional Skills:

Perform administrative tasks, Use computer applications

Security and Safety:

Criminal record check, Child welfare check

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities:

Fast-paced environment, Work under pressure, tight deadlines, Attention to detail, Large workload, Large caseload

Transportation/Travel Information:

Valid driver's license, Own vehicle

Work Location Information:

Urban area, Rural area, Remote location, Various locations, Work from home, Work in employer's/client's home

Essential Skills:

Reading text, Document use, Numeracy, Writing, Communication, Working with others, Problem solving, Decision making, Critical thinking, Job task planning and organizing, Significant use of memory, Finding information, Computer use, Continuous learning

Other: Drivers Abstract

Employer: Alta Care Resources Inc.

How to Apply:

By E-mail: resume@altacare.ca