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Willow Place Inc Term Overnight Support Worker (Awake Shift) – 3 Shifts/Week Temporary in Winnipeg, MB

Willow Place Inc

Branch Winnipeg MB CA

Position:
Term Overnight Support Worker (Awake Shift) – 3 Shifts/Week
Location:
Winnipeg, MB

Flexible to meet the demands of a 24-hour care facility. Responsible to the Executive Director of Willow Place, Inc….

GENERAL RESPONSIBILITIES:

Responsible to the Executive Director of Willow Place, Inc. and directly supervised by the Finance and Administration Coordinator, the Support Worker functions as a member of a team in providing supportive services for Willow Place Inc clients. The Support Worker acts as a role model, empowering women to make informed decisions affecting activities of daily living in a manner that encourages self-awareness, self-worth and increased independence.

QUALIFICATIONS

The required qualifications of the Support Worker include the following:

  • Completed certificate in Applied Counselling with specialization in working with abused women and children (300 hrs.) or an equivalent certificate in applied counselling area (300 hrs.). (Would be an asset)
  • Awareness and understanding of issues pertaining to violence and abuse, and issues related to post-traumatic stress and implications for daily living
  • Knowledge of parenting issues and resources
  • Highly developed and demonstrated written and verbal communication skills with clients, co-workers, volunteers and supervisors
  • Clear understanding of confidentiality and dynamics of a “supportive” relationship with clients
  • Demonstrated organizational skills and time management
  • Outgoing, assertive, and ability to motivate clients
  • Knowledge of community resources
  • Ability to carry out responsibilities with minimal supervision
  • Ability to meet immediate and ongoing physical needs of clients
  • Able to meet the physical demands of the position ( i.e .Lifting,cleaning)
  • Current CPR, Emergency First Aid and Non-Violent Crisis Intervention Certification
  • Flexible to meet the demands of a 24-hour care facility
  • Satisfactory Abuse Registry and Criminal Record Check, Adult Abuse Registry

Salary $14.10 – $20.49 as per CUPE collective agreement

Job Type: Temporary

Job Location:

  • Winnipeg, MB

Required education:

  • Diploma/Certificate

or proceed with Standard Application Form.

Employment Type: Temporary
Location: Winnipeg, MB, CA
Posted on: 2017-01-24
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