Job Posting 59486

Clinic Support Worker
Lookout Housing & Health Society
Vancouver & Lower Mainland, Surrey BC
closes in 126 days (Thu, 28 May)
casual or on-call  •  24.38

 

POSITION:   Clinical Support Worker – Casual On Call   - Surrey                                                                         

SALARY:          $ 24.38 per hour to start (as per the Collective Agreement)

SHIFTS:            7 days a week, between 07:00 – 15:00; 15:00 – 23:00 hrs.

                        Shifts are 7.5 hours in length.

 

JOB SUMMARY:

The Clinical Support Worker (CSW) reports to Site Manager and works in accordance with the mission and philosophy of Lookout Housing and Health Society including following Lookout’s Code of Ethics.  The CSW works with residents to provide assistance, support, education and skill training. Will work with resident to maintain and develop greater independence and stability with the goal of a healthier and more independent living arrangement.

 

JOB DUTIES: (in brief)

  • Will participate in tenant intake and provide support services and assessment
  • Will identify challenges for tenant and develop service plans, crisis intervention, administer finances and medication
  • Ensure that basic needs are met by working closely with the individual on a long-term, ongoing basis
  • Complete required paper work and maintain statistical and evaluative data
  • Assist with volunteers and practicum students on site
  • Some external work is likely to occur. Use of an automobile may at times be useful

 

QUALIFICATIONS & COMPETENCE:

  • Related Diploma or Certificate or minimum Grade 12 education, plus one (2) year of recent related experience or equivalent combination of education, training and experience
  • Familiarity with community resources, particularly addiction, mental health and harm reduction.
  • Must have current OFA 1 First Aid Certificate
  • Crisis Intervention Skills Training an asset
  • Class 4 driver's Licence an asset
  • Ability to work independently or in a team setting
  • Strong ability to manage stress and organize workload
  • Excellent communication, writing and documentation and organizational skills.
  • Understands and maintain clientele/worker boundaries
  • Ability to work with disadvantaged and challenging adults in a diverse environment
  • Quick learner and self-motivated
  • Strong physical and mental ability to perform work tasks and operate job related equipment.
  • Minimum of two years sobriety required
  • Criminal Record Clearance – vulnerable sector

 

ALL QUALIFIED APPLICANTS WELCOME TO APPLY.  ONLY THOSE SHORT-LISTED WILL BE CONTACTED.

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