Job Posting 77804

Facilitator (Social Worker)
Community Living British Columbia
Thompson & Okanagan
Kelowna, BC, CAN V1Y 9X9
closing today (Sun, 28 Nov)
full time - term / contract

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 individuals with developmental disabilities and their families. CLBC employees strive to live our corporate vision of 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:

  • Preference will be given to candidates with a Bachelor of Social Work or an equivalent degree
  • Experience working in the Community Living field with children, youth or adults with developmental disabilities and their families
  • An equivalent combination of relevant education/experience may be considered

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.

 

Additional Info:

This is an auxiliary position on the Local team
Term: Temporary - Anticipated 70 hours bi-weekly
Classification/Salary: Social Program Officer (Growth to R24) / $32.46 to $41.55 hourly

 

The health and safety of our team and communities is paramount to CLBC. Accordingly, we require anyone joining our team to provide proof of full COVID-19 vaccination.

 

Closing date: November 28, 2021

 

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

 

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

 

Community Living BC is an equal opportunity employer.



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