COMMUNITY SUPPORT SERVICES WORKER – ROCKWOOD


Job Title:

Community Support Services Worker

Company:

East Wellington Community Services

Job Type:

Part Time

Close to Public Transit:

No


Hours:

14 hours per week


Duties:

  • Facilitates the engagement of community resources and supports to individuals and families, thus enhancing their integration into the community and improving their quality of life and independence
  • conducting needs assessments
  • Developing, implementing and monitoring Plans of Care
  • Oversee the Food Bank and provide weekly hampers to those in need

Skills:

  • BSW or SSW Diploma and/or a combination of education and relevant experience in the social services field
  • Experience conducting assessments and providing community supports
  • Experience in health promotion initiatives and community development
  • Experience working with the vulnerable, frail, isolated, marginalized and at risk population and clients with multiple diagnoses
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills; strong record keeping skills and ability to multi-task and manage competing deadlines
  • Possess a reliable vehicle and a valid driver’s license and a willingness to drive in a Rural community
  • Highly developed ability to work with community partners to coordinate client goal/needs
  • Strong knowledge and awareness of social support programs and services available within East Wellington
  • Excellent planning, organization, advocacy and coordination skills
  • Ability to work independently
  • Ability to work flexible hours as required
  • Competence in computer applications such Microsoft Office, Excel and Outlook - Current Police Vulnerable Sector Check

How to Apply:

Please submit your resume via email by Thursday, October 15, 2020 to Kari Simpson at kari.s@ew-cs.com