Healthy Families Outreach Worker
Job ID: 8597
Start Date: September 15, 2019
Wage: $ 17-$19 per hour
Hours: 20 hours per week
Duties: Provides outreach services and support to clients in their home or within the community. Refer participants to appropriate services and provide advocacy when appropriate. Create a safe, healthy and supportive atmosphere for program participants. Provide comprehensive front-line service delivery to assist participants, through action-oriented solution processes and intervention, to identify needs, develop goals, utilize resources as well as to identify and address barriers that prevent connections to community and social service supports. Ability to facilitate groups utilizing techniques that include modelling, observing, demonstrating, questioning and reinforcing.
Requirements: Education: Bachelor’s degree or a minimum of a diploma in related social services field plus one (1) year of recent work experience that is relevant to women, children and families living in conditions of risk. For the full job description please go to our website at www.comoxvalleyfamilyservices.com and look under \'Get Involved\' and then Job postings.
Company: Comox Valley Family Services Association
Contact: Jane Hughes
Notes: The agency offers a family-friendly flexible atmosphere. There are paid training opportunities and room for professional growth. Hours are 20 per week, spaced preferably 4 days a week.
Address: 1415 Cliffe Avenue