After Hours Social Services Worker
Manitoba Government
Interlake Region MB
17d ago

Salary(s) : SP4 $29.34 - $40.68 per hour

Closing Date : July 31, 2018

The Manitoba government recognizes the importance of building an exemplary civil service that is inclusive and reflective of the population it serves.

We encourage applicants to voluntarily self-declare in the cover letter, resumé or application if they are from any of the following employment equity groups : women, Indigenous people, visible minorities, and persons with disabilities.

Employment Equity is a factor in selection for this competition. Consideration will be given to women, Indigenous people, visible minorities and persons with disabilities.

Multiple positions to be filled Minimum guarantee payment of three hours for every 16 hours of availability followed by regular compensation for actual time worked beyond the minimum The successful candidates will provide after hours emergency services for the following programs : Child and Family Services and Community Living Disability Services for the regions of Eastman, Interlake and the Flin Flon area.

These are home based positions; however, you must have the ability to respond to calls immediately and have use of a vehicle to travel.

The work schedule includes evenings, weekends and holidays. Shifts may be shared on a rotational basis. The successful candidates will have experience in crisis intervention, demonstrated assessment skills, and a working knowledge of family dynamics and abuse / neglect.

Conditions of Employment :

  • Must be legally entitled to work in Canada
  • Must produce a satisfactory Criminal Records Check with Vulnerable Sector Check, Child Abuse Registry Check and Adult Abuse Registry Check
  • Must have a valid driver's licence, access to a vehicle and ability to travel on government business within Manitoba
  • Must be able to respond to calls immediately
  • Must be available during evenings, weekends, and holidays, when scheduled
  • Must have internet access at place of residence
  • Qualifications : Essential :

    Essential :

  • Post secondary degree in social science (preferably Bachelor of Social Work)
  • Child and Family Services case management experience (including intakes, assessments, service coordination, counselling, and monitoring) is required.
  • Other combinations of education and experience may be considered at an underfill or commensurate classification and salary level

  • Experience in crisis intervention
  • Knowledge of family dynamics in relation to abuse / neglect
  • Demonstrated assessment skills
  • Demonstrated strong interpersonal skills
  • Ability to create concise reports with tight timelines
  • Excellent written communication skills
  • Excellent verbal communication skills
  • Ability to organize and prioritize work demands
  • Knowledge of the Child and Family Services and Vulnerable Persons Acts
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office applications (Word and Outlook)
  • Desired :

  • Experience working with CFSIS and INFACT
  • Duties :

    The successful candidate will provide after hours emergency service for Child and Family Services and Community Living Disability Services.

    Services will include being available evenings, weekends and holidays to receive calls for intake purposes and attend in person on location for assessment purposes.

  • The following duties will include : reviews referral information or recipient expressed need; investigate all reports of a child in need of protection;
  • provides intervention activities; takes appropriate action to ensure safety and security needs of individuals as mandated by program legislation and standards;
  • completes required documentation; maintains appropriate filing system for accountability purposes; and, as requested by the After Hours Supervisor, the After Hours Social Services Worker will prepare briefing materials pertaining to his / her caseload or issues in his / her catchment area.

    Apply to :

    Advertisement # 34031 Civil Service Commission Human Resource Services 608-330 Portage Avenue Winnipeg, MB , R3C 0C4 Phone : 204-

    945-4394 Fax : 204-948-2193 Email : govjobs gov.mb.ca

    We thank all who apply and advise that only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.

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