Adult, Youth & Child Worker (Full Time)

Company

North Coast Community Services

Description

TEMPORARY FULL-TIME

Until March 31, 2019 with possible extension

# HOURS WEEKLY

35 hours

WORK SCHEDULE:  Flexible schedule is a requirement, including evenings and weekends
 

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION:  Support adults and their youth and children who have developmental delays and require support to enhance their social and life skills.

 

EDUCATION:

Diploma in Human /Social Service field + one year experience working with children who have special needs

OR equivalent combination of education, training and experience

 

EXPERIENCE & PROFICIENCIES:

Interview and assessment skills to identify client’s needs and risks

Develop and implement short-term goals and issue specific intervention plans within program guidelines and in consultation with supervisor

Liaise with and/or promote the interests of clients with other community service providers, professionals and school personnel as required

Accompany clients and/or guardians to meetings and appointments as required

Familiarity of family dynamics

Understanding of various functional disorders

Experience working with children/youth in group situations

Excellent oral, written and interpersonal skills

Satisfactory word processing and reporting writing skills

Thorough organizational skills while working with limited supervision

OTHER REQUIREMENTS

Clear criminal record check

Access to vehicle to transport clients

Class 5 driver’s licence with a clear driver’s abstract

 

How to Apply

 

SUBMIT RESUME TO:

Sherry J. Beal, Executive Director

North Coast Community Services

710 Fraser Street

Prince Rupert, BC V8J 1P9

Email: sbeal.nccs@citywest.ca        Fax: 250-627-7482

 

 

 

ONLY SHORT LISTED CANDIDATES WILL BE CONTACTED

NCCS is committed to Employment Equality and encourages applications from all qualified candidates.

This position requires BC Government Employees Union membership.