Community and social services worker Needed in Canada By Kindale Developmental Association 

A Community and Social Services Specialist helps those in need find government and private assistance programs. They coordinate activities like community outreach and social service programs. What they do depends on where they are employed. They may work with people with psychological or addiction problems.

Job details

  •  Location2725A Patterson Street

    Armstrong, BCV0E 1B0

  •  Salary$$21.63 to $25.19HOUR hourly for 30 to 40 hours per week
  •  Terms of employmentPermanent employment
    Full time
  •  Day, Evening, Night, Weekend, Shift, Overtime, Early Morning, Morning
  •  Start dateStarts as soon as 2022-05-02
  •  Benefits: Health benefits, Other benefits, Long term benefits, Financial benefits

Job requirements

Languages

English

Education

College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma from a program of 3 months to less than 1 year
or equivalent experience

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

First Aid Certificate; CPR Certificate; Developmental services worker¿(DSW)¿Training

Experience

1 year to less than 2 years

Specific Skills
Administer first-aid and other assistance; Appraise clients’ needs or eligibility for specific services; Assess client’s relevant skill strengths and development needs; Implement behaviour management programs; Assist clients/guests with special needs; Accompany clients to appointments and social outings
Additional Skills
Housekeeping activities; Food preparation
Security and Safety
Driver’s validity licence check; Driving record check (abstract); Medical exam; Criminal record check
Transportation/Travel Information
Own transportation; Valid driver’s licence
Work Location Information
Rural area; Work in employer’s/client’s home; Various locations; Willing to relocate; Relocation costs not covered by employer
Personal Suitability
Effective interpersonal skills; Team player; Excellent oral communication; Excellent written communication
Health benefits
Health care plan; Disability benefits; Dental plan; Vision care benefits
Financial benefits
As per collective agreement
Long term benefits
Pension plan
Other benefits
Free parking available; Learning/training paid by employer; Paid time off (volunteering or personal days)
Screening questions
Are you willing to relocate for this position?; What is the highest level of study you have completed?; Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?; Are you available for shift or on-call work?; Do you have the above-indicated required certifications?

Benefits

Health benefits

Health care plan, Disability benefits, Dental plan, Vision care benefits

Other benefits

Free parking available, Learning/training paid by employer, Paid time off (volunteering or personal days)

Long term benefits

Pension plan

Financial benefits

As per collective agreement

Who can apply to this job?

The employer accepts applications from:

  • Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada.
  • Other candidates with or without a valid Canadian work permit.

How to apply

By email

erin_martin@kindale.net

How-to-apply instructions

Here is what you must include when submitting your application:

  • Cover letter
  • References attesting experience
  • Proof of the requested certifications

Advertised until

2022-05-27