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Job Number:  45905
Family Development and Supervised Access Worker
Job Posted: Tuesday, 3 July 2018
Closing Date: Thursday, 30 August 2018
(78 days ago)
The Lower Mainland Purpose Society
Region: Vancouver & Lower Mainland Type: Full time
Location: New Westminster Salary: 19. 50 per hour

Position: Family Development and Supervised Access Worker

$19. 50 hour / 35 hours per week



Job Description: 
- Supervise visits between parents and children where there are child protection concerns
- Assist parents to develop appropriate parenting skills during the visits
- Communicate regularly with the child protection social workers
- Teaching behaviour management techniques and positive parenting skills to families struggling   to manage their children’s behaviour or having identified child protection concerns. 
- Provide resources and services to stabilize families in crisis.
- Provide goal focused, brief intervention.
- Assess strengths and needs of the families.
- Work with at-risk and marginalized families within the community
- Work with families from diverse cultural backgrounds
- Maintain files in accordance with the accreditation standards.
- Work collaboratively with the funder and other community partners

- Minimum of an undergraduate degree in a related area (e.g. social work, child and youth care, psychology) and 2-years’ experience in the field of family and children services, or equivalent combination of education and experience.
- Knowledge of child development, positive parenting and family dynamics.
- Knowledge of behaviour management techniques
- Knowledge of behavioral and neurological disorders. 
- Experience working with at-risk children and families. 
- Maintain current First-Aid and Non-Violent crisis intervention certificate.
- Vehicle required and flexibility to work evenings.


Apply in confidence to: 

DJ Villlacrusis, Director of Youth and Family Programs

How to Apply:
Please mention you saw this posting on WorkInNonProfits.ca.
Email resume and cover letter, quoting the position you are applying for, to DJ Villacrusis. No phone calls please.
Contact Details:
DJ Villacrusis
The Lower Mainland Purpose Society
40 Begbie Street
New Westminster, BC, V3M 3L9

www:   www.purposesociety.org

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