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

Sheshatshiu Innu First Nation

Branch North West River NL CA

Position:
social worker
Location:
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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