Internship

Community service Worker

LA BONTE DIVINE ASSOCIATION


  Posted: November 18, 2021

  Location: Edmonton, Alberta

  Internship Program: Impact

  Salary Range: $20,000 - $30,000

  Hours per Week: 35

  Start Date: December 6, 2021

  End Date: March 31, 2022

Job Description

- Community service workers will administer and implement a variety of social assistance programs and community services,
- He will assist new immigrants to deal with personal and social problems.
- He will help new immigrants in Alberta to integrate Canadians society

Duties and Responsibilities

- Review client background information, interview clients to obtain case history and prepare intake reports
- Assess clients' relevant skill strengths and needs
- Assist clients to sort out options and develop plans of action while providing necessary support and assistance
- Refer clients to other social services or assist clients in locating and utilizing community resources including legal, medical and financial assistance, housing, employment,
transportation, day care and other services
- Counsel clients living in group homes and halfway houses, supervise their activities and assist in pre-release and release planning
- Participate in the selection and admission of clients to appropriate programs
- Implement life skills workshops, substance abuse treatment programs, behaviour management programs, youth services programs and other community and social service programs
under the supervision of social services or health care professionals
- Meet with clients to assess their progress, give support and discuss any difficulties or problems
- Assist in evaluating the effectiveness of treatment programs by tracking clients' behavioural changes and responses to interventions
- Advise and aid recipients of social assistance and pensions
- Provide crisis intervention and emergency shelter services
- Implement and organize the delivery of specific services within the community
- Maintain contact with other social service agencies and health care providers involved with clients to provide information and obtain feedback on clients' overall progress
- Co-ordinate the volunteer activities of human service agencies, health care facilities and arts and sports organizations

Knowledge and Skills

- Sense of Empathy
- Active Listening
- Organizational skills
- Work Flexibility

Education Required

High School minimum

Certification Required

Community work experience or licensed

  How to Apply

To apply, send your resume to mmbakopa@gmail.com.

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