Sheshatshiu Innu First Nation social worker Full Time in North West River, NL

Sheshatshiu Innu First Nation

Branch North West River NL CA

social worker
North West River, NL

Social and family service agency; Community service organization; Social research Personal Suitability. Apply for social program funding;…

Languages English

Education Bachelor’s degree

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.) Membership in a provincial association of social workers

Experience Experience an asset

Additional Skills Perform administrative tasks

Work Setting Aboriginal band council; Social and family service agency; Community service organization; Government department and/or agency; Child Welfare Organization

Specific Skills Act as an advocate for client groups in the community; Write research papers, educational texts and articles; Refer clients to agencies that provide financial assistance, legal aid, housing, medical treatment and other services; Provide mediation services and psychosocial assessments; Provide counsel and therapy to help clients resolve social and personal problems; Plan programs of assistance for clients; Interview clients to assess their situation and determine the types of services required and eligibility; Evaluate the effectiveness of counselling and social programs; Conduct social research; Apply for social program funding; Develop prevention and intervention programs to meet community needs

Security and Safety Child abuse registry check; Child welfare check; Criminal record check; Basic security clearance

Transportation/Travel Information Valid driver’s licence

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities Fast-paced environment; Work under pressure; Attention to detail; Large caseload; Large workload; Tight deadlines

Ability to Supervise 1 to 2 people; Working groups; Staff in various areas of responsibility

Work Location Information Rural area; Remote location

Social Work Specialization Social policy development; Socio-economic needs or conditions; Personal adjustment; Family mediation; Education and training; Community development; Child welfare; Social research

Personal Suitability Effective interpersonal skills; Flexibility; Team player; Excellent oral communication; Excellent written communication; Client focus; Interpersonal awareness; Dependability; Judgement; Values and ethics; Reliability; Organized

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Employment Type: Full Time
Location: North West River, NL, CA
Posted on: 2016-12-05
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