Family Service Worker

Job Information
Author ccisc
Date December 7, 2016
Type Full Time
Company Calgary Catholic Immigration Society
Salary 22 - Per Hour
Location Calgary, AB
Category Social Services
Contact Information
Interested candidates may send in their detailed CV alongwith a cover letter to hr@ccis-calgary.ab.ca.

Company Operating Name: Calgary Catholic Immigration Society

Business address: 1111 11 Ave SW Calgary AB T2R 0G5

Title of Position: Family Service Worker

Terms of employment: Permanent, Full Time, 40hrs/week

Wage: $22.00/hr

Benefits: Disability Insurance, Dental Insurance, Extended Medical Insurance (e.g. prescription drugs, paramedical services, medical services and equipment), Life Insurance, AD & D

Job Duties:

–          To develop and implement cross cultural parenting workshops curriculums

–          To facilitate culturally positive parenting workshops

–          To provide parenting support to families from Syria, Libya and Iraq in Arabic

–          Case management and individual support and follow up

–          Assess the children and families for special needs, concerns and risk factors

–          Provide information to families on a wide range of issues like medical, health promotion, climate appropriate clothing, food and nutrition, education system, pre natal care for expectant mothers, child welfare etc.

–          Connect the families with the relevant community support services

–          Provide cultural interpretation and language interpretation to clients

–          Participate in relevant training as determined by senior staff from time to time

–          Participate in the evaluation of the program

–          Engage the immigrant parents and children in interactive activities

–          Collect and maintain statistical data

–          Develop and administer program evaluation system

Education:

–          Degree or related experience in Social Services preferred

–          Has ASQ and ASQSE child developing training

–          Knowledge of child development, parent education and social services system in Calgary

–          Strong written and oral skills

Language: English and Arabic (Arabic is essential because the person shall be dealing with Arabic speaking families with little or no knowledge of English)

Work Experience: Less than 1 year in a related field

Location of work: 1111 11 Ave SW Calgary AB T2R 0G5

Contact information: Interested candidates may send in their detailed CV alongwith a cover letter to hr@ccis-calgary.ab.ca.

 

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