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The Salvation Army Waterston Centre Case Worker – Term Temporary in Regina, SK

The Salvation Army Waterston Centre

Branch Regina SK CA

Position:
Case Worker – Term
Location:
Regina, SK

Community service organization. Personal or social adjustment difficulty. Interview clients to assess their situation and determine the types of services…

JOB PURPOSE:

The Caseworker provides supervision and support for clients/residents as required by The Salvation Army and funding contract policies and procedures.
CHARACTERISTIC JOB DUTIES:

The incumbent is responsible for the following range of job duties characteristic, or typical of the job class:

Monitors the environment and clients/residents to ensure safety and security; completes regular client/resident status checks and room searches as required
Develops and implements case management of assigned clients/residents; assists clients/residents in establishing goals, monitoring progress, and prepares discharge plan
Maintains and updates all appropriate documentation (including in-out and incident log books) related to clients/residents and initiates any new documentation; complete all reports required by the funder and The Salvation Army
Provides safe storage and recording of prescribed medications
Coordinates and facilitates resident programming as required
Conducts all required shift change procedures prior to and after shift change
Performs intake and discharge procedures for clients/residents as assigned
Monitors appropriate behaviour; intervenes in crisis situations, provides emotional support and advocacy as required
Distributes funds to residents in accordance with established guidelines
Engages in the development of inter-personal relationships that promote dignity and respect
Performs required scheduled check-ins of residents on passes in community; escorts residents in the community when necessary and monitors behaviour
Liaises with Police, funders, court personnel, community agencies, families, and other staff members
Provides orientation to newly hired staff, volunteers, students
Performs other duties as assigned

NOTE: Not all incumbents perform all of the duties described above but perform a similar range of duties.

Skills and Abilities Work Setting
– Community service organization
Client Population
– Male
– Personal or social adjustment difficulty
– Social assistance recipient
– Adult
Specific Skills
– Apply for social program funding
– Interview clients to assess their situation and determine the types of services required and eligibility
– Act as an advocate for client groups in the community
Essential Skills
– Continuous learning
– Computer use
– Finding information
– Job task planning and organizing
– Critical thinking
– Decision making
– Problem solving
– Working with others
– Oral communication
– Writing
– Reading text
Additional Skills
– Perform administrative tasks
– Use computer applications

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Employment Type: Temporary
Location: Regina, SK, CA
Posted on: 2016-09-21
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