OverviewHope Mission Follow Up Support Worker Full Time in Edmonton, AB
Branch Edmonton AB CA
Follow Up Support Worker
Class 5 Driver’s License with good driving record, use of personal vehicle and $1 millon insurance coverage….
RAPID EXIT PROGRAM
Job Title : Follow Up Support Worker
Based at : Herb Jamieson Centre, Downtown
Reports to : Rapid Exit Coordinator
Hours of work : 40 hrs/weekly
Hope Mission has a vision that men, women, youth and children who come to our doors
would come to know Jesus Christ as their personal Lord and Saviour.
This vision can be fulfilled only if all staff is diligent
in serving, strengthening and uplifting people in the name of Jesus Christ.
To assist newly housed clients in maintaining their housing by developing structures and supports to enable a healthy re integration into society through encouraging and facilitating linkages to treatment facilities and services.
MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Establish rapport with client and promote advocacy
Provide assistance for clients in: home insurance, securing identification, bank accounts,
Linking clients with relevant community resources and support systems
Appropriate referrals to medical and psychosocial services.
Providing Life-Skills Education through modelling, mentorship and coaching
Liaison with landlords to ensure client’s compliance on matters relating to rental charges and established housing protocols.
Attending to clients’ needs through visitation, assisting with client’s transportation needs.
Tracking all work with participants through case notes and completing assessments on Efforts to Outcomes database.
Attending team meetings for collaboration; problem solving/brainstorming.
Preparing clients for eventual graduation from the program.
Reporting to Team Lead.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS AND SKILLS:
A degree or diploma in Social Work, Christian Counseling or other related discipline, and/or relevant experience in the field.
Proficiency in MS Office: knowledge of Excel, word processing and database softwares.
Experience in counseling and Life-Skills Education
Good interpersonal/Team building Skills
Skilled in Self-management
Knowledge and application of related ethical practices and standards
Class 5 Driver’s License with good driving record, use of personal vehicle and $1 millon insurance coverage.
Standar First Aid and CPR, Medication Admnistration, ASIST traning and Non-Violent Crisis Intervention training.
Security Clearance and Intervention Record Check.
Being a Christian Organization we require our employees to be in agreement and sign the Hope Mission Statement of Faith ( http://hopemission.com/about-us/values/ )
Must be legally entitled to work in Canada on a full-time basis.
Able to provide Criminal Record Check and Vulnerable Sector Search
A letter of reference from a ministry or church is an asset
Adherence Hope Mission’s Policies and Procedures.
START DATE: Immediately
1. Resume, and
2. Cover letter stating why you would like to work in a Christian Ministry
TO: People and Culture, Hope Mission
We thank all applicants for their interest; however only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.
Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Edmonton, AB, CA
Posted on: 2015-05-23