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ODYSSEY HOUSE Temporary Outreach Worker Temporary in Grande Prairie, AB

ODYSSEY HOUSE

Branch Grande Prairie AB CA

Position:
Temporary Outreach Worker
Location:
Grande Prairie, AB

One-year related experience in a human services agency; Strong knowledge of social service community agencies and protocols for referral/advocacy;…

QUALIFICATIONS:

Education:

Two years’ diploma in the Human Services field (or equivalent combination of related education and experience may be considered.)

Experience:

One-year related experience in a human services agency; strong understanding of Alberta and Canada legal and court processes, EPOs and Protections orders, Familiarity with Child Family Services processes; the Children’s First Act; TGO’s, PGO’s; group facilitation is an asset.

Abilities :

Knowledge of family violence and related issues; knowledge of community resources; knowledge of sexual assault, mental health and addictions issues; creative problem solving skills; demonstrated ability to work independently and as part of a team; strong knowledge of social service community agencies and protocols for referral/advocacy; ability to communicate effectively in written and oral form; demonstrated decision making; interviewing and assessment skills; ability to work independently or as part of a team; provide transportation for outreach clients as needed.

Requirements:

Standard First Aid and CPR Certificate, Criminal Record Check (with Vulnerable Sector); Intervention Record Check (CFSA), ASIST Training; a valid driver’s license and vehicle;

Clean Driver’s Abstract; Proof of vehicle insurance for business use with a third-party liability limit of $2,000,000

Please submit cover letter and resume through our careers tab on www.odysseyhouse.ca

Job Type: Full-time

or proceed with Standard Application Form.

Employment Type: Temporary
Location: Grande Prairie, AB, CA
Posted on: 2017-10-29
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