Job Posting 66239

Facilitator (Social Worker)
Community Living British Columbia
Thompson & Okanagan, Penticton, BC, CAN V2A 4M2
closes in 165 days (Sat, 8 May 2021)
part time

If you are looking for an opportunity to contribute your experience, knowledge, and passion in a meaningful way, CLBC is the place for you!

Community Living British Columbia (CLBC) is a crown corporation responsible for arranging supports and services for adults with developmental disabilities and their families.  CLBC staff strive to advance the vision 'Lives filled with possibilities in welcoming communities'. More than just a job, CLBC is about compassion, commitment, contribution, collaboration and community.

The Role:

As a Facilitator at CLBC, you will represent CLBC as the primary contact for individuals with developmental disabilities and their families. This includes

  • Confirming eligibility for CLBC funded services
  • Supporting and facilitating access to generic services, informal support, and CLBC funded services and allocation of small targeted amounts of funding
  • Responding to crisis situations and resolving problems
  • Coordinating services
  • Creating and implementing individual support plans, which include informal and formal safeguards
  • Assist individuals and families to connect to their community to build on the strengths and assets of the individual
  • Assist the individual and their family in identifying the activities and resources required to reach their goals, by supporting the individual to explore their capacity and enhance their ability to make informed decisions

Competencies for this position include building partnerships, service orientation and listening, understanding and responding.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Social Work Degree or equivalent
  • Experience working in the Community Living field with children, youth or adults with developmental disabilities and their families

Possession of a class 5 driver's license and a clean driver's abstract are required. Transportation arrangements must meet the operational requirements of CLBC. Use of own vehicle on expenses.

Benefits:

As a CLBC employee, you will receive a comprehensive benefits package, including a pension, flex days, generous vacation and special leave to attend to personal/family matters, life insurance, and salary protection for sick days and if needed, long-term disability. Our development policies and programs ensure continuous learning and offer an opportunity for professional development and skill-building.

Successful applicants are subject to a Criminal Record Check (Criminal Records Review Act).

Additional Info:
This position is posted to fill a vacancy
Term/Status: Regular/Part-time - .65 FTE, 45.5 hours bi-weekly
Classification/Salary: Social Program Officer (Growth to R24) / $36,727 to $48,357.74 annually

Closing date: November 22, 2020

Apply now!  Submit a resume and cover letter through our online application system to the attention of Jaimie Willows. Resumes received by other methods will not be considered

Community Living BC is an equal opportunity employer.



For more information, or to apply now, you must go to the website below. Please DO NOT email your resume to us as we only accept applications through our website.

https://communitylivingbc.prevueaps.ca/jobs/11899-10479.html

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