Overview

Lurana Shelter Society Adult Outreach Worker (Part-time) Part Time in Edmonton, AB

Lurana Shelter Society

Branch Edmonton AB CA

Position:
Adult Outreach Worker (Part-time)
Location:
Edmonton, AB

A Diploma in Social Work required. A BSW or BA in Social Sciences is an asset. Will provide support services tailored to the unique needs of women leaving…

Job Summary

Part-time Adult Outreach Worker are professionals within our faith based organization who provide follow-up support to clients departing from our residential program.

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Will provide support services tailored to the unique needs of women leaving family violence.
  • Formulate a “need’s plan” with client.
  • Assists women in developing short-term goals and action plans.
  • Supports women in their action plans.
  • Assists in reviewing and revising her safety plan.
  • Assist women in developing a support system within her community.
  • Provides referrals and follows up to review whether the referral meets the needs of the woman.
  • Documents at all stages.
  • May co-facilitate group(s).

Qualifications and Skills

  • A Diploma in Social Work required. A BSW or BA in Social Sciences is an asset. BScOT will be considered.
  • Other fields will be considered based on an individual’s experience.
  • Knowledge of family violence and crisis intervention essential.
  • Experience with immigrants and/or aboriginal community an asset.
  • Computer skills essential.
  • Trauma Informed Training is an asset.
  • Ability to be self motivated and works well with minimal supervision.
  • Must have a “Clear Police Clearance with vulnerable person’s check”.
  • Must have a “Clear Youth Intervention check”.

Benefits

Benefits become available after the three month probationary period.

Job Type: Part-time

Required education:

  • Associate

or proceed with Standard Application Form.

Employment Type: Part Time
Location: Edmonton, AB, CA
Posted on: 2018-01-10
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