Aboriginal Outreach Worker - Native Counselling Services of Alberta

Date Posted: Oct 06, 2022

Job Detail


Overview

Languages

English

Education

  • Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
  • or equivalent experience

Experience

Will train

Work site environment

  • Personal and social adjustment and health (substance abuse gambling behaviour disorders)
  • Crime prevention
  • Services for the homeless
  • Programs dealing with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD)

Work setting

  • Urban area

Responsibilities

Tasks

  • Appraise clients needs or eligibility for specific services
  • Liaise with other social services agencies and health care providers involved with clients

Credentials

Certificates licences memberships and courses 

  • First Aid Certificate

Experience and specialization

Target audience

  • Aboriginal groups
  • Adolescents
  • Females
  • Males
  • Street population

Additional information

Security and safety

  • Enhanced reliability security clearance
  • Criminal record check
  • Child welfare check
  • Driving record check (abstract)

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment

Personal suitability

  • Client focus
  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Flexibility
  • Initiative
  • Judgement
  • Team player

Benefits

Health benefits

  • Health care plan