Position: Social services worker

Employer: Hollyburn Family Services Ltd

Job details
Location: 267 West Esplanade suite 104North Vancouver, BCV7M 1A5
Salary: 23.00 hourly 30 to 40 hours per Week
Terms of employment: Permanent employment Full time
Day, Evening, Morning, Weekend
Start date: Starts as soon as possible
Benefits: Health benefits, Financial benefits, Other benefits
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Source: Job Bank #2370672

College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma from a program of 1 year to 2 years
or equivalent experience

1 year to less than 2 years

Work site environment
Programs dealing with Autism Spectrum Disorder
Work setting
Urban area
Social service or charity agency
Maintaining a safe and healthy environment
Working with adults, youth and their families
Building positive working relationships with the youth, adults, their families, community members, and
other professionals (e.g. social workers, probation officers)
Facilitating recreational and/or educational activities
Performing youth outreach as needed
Encouraging and modeling acceptable social standards and setting and maintaining appropriate limits
Collaborating with the clinical team and providing input into assessments and youth care plans
Driving clients to and from school, appointments, outings, etc.
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’ behavioral changes
and responses to interventions
Assess and investigate eligibility for social benefits
Refer clients to other social services or assist clients in locating and utilizing community resources
including legal, medical and financial assistance, housing, employment, transportation, daycare and
other services

Certificates, licences, memberships, and courses
Non-violent Crisis Intervention (NVCI) Certificate
First Aid Certificate
CPR Certificate

Experience and specialization
Target audience
Persons with an intellectual disability
Persons with mental health disabilities

Additional information
Work conditions and physical capabilities
Fast-paced environment
Work under pressure
Physically demanding
Personal suitability
Efficient interpersonal skills
Excellent oral communication
Client focus
Excellent written communication
Team player
Positive attitude

Health benefits

Dental plan
Disability benefits
Health care plan
Vision care benefits

Financial benefits

Life insurance
Registered Retirement Savings Plan (RRSP)

Other benefits

Free parking available
Learning/training paid by employer
Team building opportunities

How to apply
By email