Case Management Social Worker - Tungasuvvingat Inuit

Date Posted: Aug 26, 2022

Job Detail


Overview

Languages

English

Education

  • Bachelors degree
  • or equivalent experience

Experience

2 years to less than 3 years

Work site environment

  • Youth services

Work setting

  • Urban area
  • Community service organization
  • Social and family service agency
  • Mental health institution facility or clinic
  • Rehabilitation centre and special health institution
  • Counselling social agency
  • Community agency

Responsibilities

Tasks

  • Interview clients to assess their situation and determine the types of services required and eligibility
  • Perform administrative tasks
  • Provide counsel and therapy to help clients resolve social and personal problems
  • Plan programs of assistance for clients
  • Provide public education and consultation regarding counselling services issues and methods
  • Serve as a member of an interdisciplinary team working with a client group
  • Act as an advocate for client groups in the community
  • Apply for social program funding
  • Deliver presentations at conferences workshops or symposia
  • Provide consultation services to government and other organizations
  • Evaluate the effectiveness of counselling and social programs
  • Develop prevention and intervention programs to meet community needs
  • Develop guidance and counselling programs
  • Liaise with community agencies or partners and identify additional or alternative services and provide referrals

Supervision

  • Working groups

Credentials

Certificates licences memberships and courses 

  • Mental health first aid Certificate
  • Non-violent Crisis Intervention (NVCI) Certificate
  • Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST)

Experience and specialization

Target Audience

  • Adults
  • Females
  • Minority group
  • People with personal or social adjustment difficulty
  • Abused adults

Type of treatment experience

  • Crisis intervention counselling

Social work specialization

  • Child welfare
  • Community development
  • Socio-economic needs or conditions

Counselling specialization

  • Sexual abuse

Area of specialization

  • Exploitation

Additional information

Security and safety

  • Criminal record check

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Tight deadlines
  • Attention to detail
  • Large workload
  • Large caseload
  • Combination of sitting standing walking

Personal suitability

  • Client focus
  • Dependability
  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Flexibility
  • Interpersonal awareness
  • Judgement
  • Organized
  • Reliability
  • Team player
  • Values and ethics

Benefits

Health benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Disability benefits
  • Health care plan
  • Paramedical services coverage
  • Vision care benefits

Long term benefits

  • Group insurance benefits
  • Maternity and parental benefits
  • Other benefits
  • Registered Retirement Savings Plan (RRSP)

Other benefits

  • Free parking available
  • Learning/training paid by employer
  • Paid time off (volunteering or personal days)
  • Team building opportunities
  • Parking available
  • Wellness program