Support Worker – Social Services

Employment Information

  • Post ID: 701408912
  • Open Date: October 4, 2021
  • Close Date: November 22, 2021
  • Organization: Terrace and District Community Services Society
  • Sector: Healthcare & Social Workers
  • Business Location:3219 Eby Street suite 200, Terrace, British Columbia V8G 4R3
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Job Details
  • Experience: 1 year - 2 years
  • Job Vacancies: 4
  • Compensation: $30.00 per hour
  • Anticipated Start Date: As soon as possible
  • Apply by: email to hiring@tdcss.ca
  • Education: College certificate or diploma from 1 to 2 years
Job Description
Job Duties and Tasks:

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;
Implement behaviour management programs;
Develop service intervention logic models and outcome measures;
Maintain program statistics for purposes of evaluation and research;
Assist in evaluating the effectiveness of treatment programs;
Develop, co-ordinate and implement the delivery of specific services within the community;
Liaise with other social services agencies and health care providers involved with clients

Apitional Skills

Administrative and office activities
Supervise staff

Weight Handling

Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)
Up to 9 kg (20 lbs)

Work Setting

Group home

Target Audience

Persons with an intellectual disability

Security and Safety

Child welfare check
Driver’s validity licence check
Driving record check (abstract)
Medical exam
Criminal record check

Transportation/Travel Information

Own transportation
Own vehicle
Valid driver’s licence

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

Fast-paced environment
Work under pressure

Ability to Supervise

Staff in various areas of responsibility
5-10 people

Work Location Information

Willing to relocate

Type of Community or Social Service

Programs dealing with Autism Spectrum Disorder

Personal Suitability

Initiative
Effective interpersonal skills
Flexibility
Team player
Excellent oral communication
Excellent written communication
Client focus
Judgement

Professional Certification Requirements

First Aid Certificate
Community disability studies Certificate
Behaviour management Certification
Developmental services worker(DSW)Training
Understanding and managing aggressive behaviour (UMAB) course

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