Support Worker – Social Services

Employment Information

  • Post ID: 577652155
  • Open Date: November 25, 2021
  • Close Date: January 12, 2022
  • Organization: Western Human Resource Corp
  • Sector: Healthcare & Social Workers
  • Business Location:Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
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Job Details
  • Experience: 1 year - 2 years
  • Job Vacancies: 1
  • Compensation: $21.52 per hour
  • Anticipated Start Date: As soon as possible
  • Apply by: email to williams@western.ca
  • Education: High school graduation certificate
Job Description
Job Duties and Tasks:

Obtain information and prepare reports or case histories;
Implement life skills workshops;
Appraise clients’ needs or eligibility for specific services;
Assess client’s relevant skill strengths and development needs;
Conduct follow-up assessments;
Resolve conflict situations;
Supervise activities of clients living in group homes and half-way houses;
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;
Screen, recruit and train volunteers and support staff;
Develop, co-ordinate and implement the delivery of specific services within the community;
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

Apitional Skills

Housekeeping activities
Food preparation

Work Setting

Group home

Target Audience

Adolescents
Elderly
Persons who are deaf/hard of hearing
Persons who are blind/visually impaired
Persons with physical disabilities
Persons with mental health disabilities
Persons with learning disabilities
Males

Security and Safety

Driving record check (abstract)
Medical exam
Criminal record check
Confidential security clearance

Transportation/Travel Information

Valid driver’s licence

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

Physically demanding

Personal Suitability

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

Professional Certification Requirements

First Aid Certificate
CPR Certificate
Medication Administration Certificate
Non-violent Crisis Intervention (NVCI) Certificate
Behaviour management Certification
Food allergy and anaphylaxis training
Intensive behavioural intervention Certification

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