OverviewOUTREACH WORKER in Prince George, BC
Branch Prince George BC CA
Prince George, BC
directed service plan. Qualifications – A diploma in Social Services (2 years). – Minimum of one year of experience in the social services field. – Knowledge of…
Under the general direction of the Manager of Parenting Services, this position is responsible for delivering home based services to families requiring parenting education, life skills and home management This position role models, provides information and teaches parents on a range of issues as outlined in the goal directed service plan.
– A diploma in Social Services (2 years).
– Minimum of one year of experience in the social services field.
– Knowledge of child development and positive parenting skills.
– Knowledge of child abuse guidelines and reporting requirements.
– Knowledge of cross cultural issues and community resources.
– Or equivalent education and experience.
– Class 5 Dr. License.
SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
– Ability to facilitate and teach groups.
– Ability to work with coworkers and clients.
– Ability to communicate both verbally and in writing.
– Ability to organize workload and work with minimal supervision.
PRINCE GEORGE COMMUNITY
Prince George is one of the larger cities in British Columbia with a population of approximately 75,000. Built on the confluence of the Fraser and Nechako rivers, Prince George is close to the geographic center of British Columbia and has become a transportation hub as well as an important link in the Asia-Pacific Gateway and Corridor. It is a major centre for shopping and a service centre for surrounding communities, as well as home to the University of Northern British Columbia. In Prince George, BC’s Northern capital, you are just minutes from being fully immersed in the wonders of our natural surroundings – this is a true outdoor person’s paradise. A warm, friendly and diverse population attests to our community spirit. You can be assured of discovering a myriad of entertainment and recreational options year-round, from heritage and cultural opportunities to good old family fun.
Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Prince George, BC, CA
Posted on: 2014-08-07