Government of Alberta Temporary AISH Generalist Temporary in Athabasca, AB

Government of Alberta

Branch Athabasca AB CA

Temporary AISH Generalist
Athabasca, AB

If you want to join a team committed to supporting Albertans in experiencing the best possible quality of life, then apply today!…

The Assured Income for Severely Handicapped (AISH) program currently has an opportunity available for an AISH Generalist in Northern Central Alberta in our Whitecourt Office. If you want to join a team committed to supporting Albertans in experiencing the best possible quality of life, then apply today!

Your responsibilities will include: commencing new applicants; determining the continued eligibility for financial benefits; issuing benefits in accordance with applicable policies and program legislation; monitoring and updating client progress; linking clients to relevant community resources and making referrals.

While operating under tight timelines in a busy, fast-paced environment, you will provide quality service to clients who have a variety of needs. If you possess excellent time management, organization, communication and problem solving skills, we strongly encourage you to consider this opportunity. An ability to work both independently and as a member of a team will contribute to your success in this role.


University degree in Social Sciences plus one year of recent related experience, or a diploma in Social Sciences plus two years of recent related experience is required. Case management experience and/or experience arranging supports for vulnerable individuals is desired. Experience with determining eligibility for financial assistance programs is an asset. Strong computer skills, including Microsoft Office experience is required.


$2,233.28 to $2,878.37 bi-weekly


This is a temporary position scheduled to end on or before August 7, 2017.

This competition may be used to fill current and future vacancies (temporary or permanent) across North Central Alberta.

The successful candidate will be required to have a valid Alberta Driver’s license and have access to a reliable vehicle as travel will be required.

The final candidate will be asked to undergo pre-employment checks: an Intervention Record Check and a Criminal Records Check that includes a Vulnerable Sector screening check preferably at the time of the interview in order to expedite the process.

How to Apply

ONLINE APPLICATIONS ARE PREFERRED. Applicants who apply online will be able to track the status of this competition. As only one file can be uploaded, please ensure your cover letter; resume and any other related documents are submitted in one file.
Should you require more information please contact: Krista Zimmerman at 780-349-7719 or email [email protected].

Closing Statement

We thank all applicants for their interest. All applications will be reviewed to determine which candidates’ qualifications most closely match the advertised requirements. Only individuals selected for interviews will be contacted.

If you require any further information on this job posting, please contact . If this competition is closed as per the closing date noted above, please continue to check http://www.jobs.alberta.ca for a listing of current career opportunities with the Government of Alberta.

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Employment Type: Temporary
Location: Athabasca, AB, CA
Posted on: 2016-05-20
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