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Catholic Crosscultural Services Newcomer Settlement Program Settlement Worker Contract in Peel, ON

Catholic Crosscultural Services

Branch Peel ON CA

Position:
Newcomer Settlement Program Settlement Worker
Location:
Peel, ON

Tracking of case management activities and data with required formats and management systems. Proven work experience in client-centred service delivery and case…

Job Posting

Newcomer Settlement Program Settlement Worker

(Full-time- contract to March 2018)

CCS is a settlement agency providing a wide range of services to immigrants and refugees regardless of race, religion or status. CCS is seeking a full-time (35 hours/week) contract NSP Settlement Worker to provide services in Mississauga and Brampton. The position requires daily travel throughout Peel Region.

Responsibilities

  • Provide settlement services at CCS Mississauga and Brampton offices and itinerantly, at other host locations
  • Provide client-centered settlement services, including assessment, referral, information and orientation
  • Assist newcomers in the development of a personalized settlement action plan
  • Plan, coordinate, implement and evaluate group sessions on topics relevant to client settlement needs
  • Facilitate successful internal and external referrals to appropriate services
  • Provide case management and follow-up services to support the achievement of positive client outcomes
  • Responsible for maintaining and developing hosting relationships with other community organizations
  • Plan service delivery with CCS program teams and in consideration of host organizations
  • Work closely with host agency staff to provide joint and/or complementary services as warranted
  • Develop, document, and report on client outcomes
  • Tracking of case management activities and data with required formats and management systems
  • Contribute to the development of program related promotional materials
  • Participate in team meetings, as well as other internal and external committees as required
  • Prepare and submit statistical and progress reports on a regular and ad hoc basis as required

Qualifications

  • Settlement Counselling diploma or equivalent training in the human services field
  • Minimum of 2 years’ work experience in the settlement and/or community work sectors
  • Proven work experience in client-centred service delivery and case management
  • Proven work experience in settlement and/or community work
  • Knowledge of community resources and services
  • Interview, assessment, group facilitation, analytical and problem solving skills
  • Ability to work effectively with other service providers
  • Knowledge, understanding and sensitivity to issues affecting immigrant and refugee communities
  • Demonstrated cross-cultural communication skills with participants, other agencies and the public
  • Demonstrated ability to work productively in a team setting, and independently
  • Previous experience using MS Office, databases and internet search engines
  • Experience in data entry and the use of case management software
  • Excellent oral and written English skills
  • Fluency in Arabic is considered an asset
  • Good organizational skills, ability to multi-task while maintaining a high level of accuracy in data collection and reporting.
  • Ability to work flexible hours, including evenings and weekends
  • Driver’s licence and access to a vehicle is an asset

Location : Peel Region (multiple locations in Mississauga & Brampton)

Salary : Prorated based on an annual salary of $50,814.40 per annum

Hours of Work : 35 per week, including evening and weekend hours as required

Contract Duration : ASAP – March 31, 2018

Please submit resume with cover letter quoting file # P132 no later than 5:00 PM on October 2, 2016.

or proceed with Standard Application Form.

Employment Type: Freelance
Location: Peel, ON, CA
Posted on: 2016-09-22
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