Street Outreach Worker

Employment Information

  • Post ID: 516389716
  • Posted Date: Nov 24, 2022
  • Closing Date: Jan 30, 2023
  • Company: Thunder Bay Indigenous Friendship Centre
  • Category: Healthcare & Social Workers
  • Business Location:401 N Cumberland Street, Thunder Bay, Ontario P7A 4P7
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Job Details

  • Experience: Not required
  • Opening Positions: 1
  • Remuneration: $55,000 annually
  • Commencement Date: Starts as soon as 2022-12-01
  • Education: College certificate or diploma more than 2 years
  • How to apply: email to [email protected] or by mail

Job Description

Job Duties and Tasks:

Tasks

  • Obtain information and prepare reports or case histories
  • Administrative and office activities
  • Appraise clients’ needs or eligibility for specific services
  • Implement life skills workshops
  • Research techniques
  • Assess client’s relevant skill strengths and development needs
  • Conduct follow-up assessments
  • Develop, co-ordinate and implement the delivery of specific services within the community
  • Housekeeping activities
  • Food preparation
  • Provide suicide and crisis intervention
  • Resolve conflict situations
  • Supervise activities of clients living in group homes and half-way houses
  • Assist offenders in pre-release and release planning
  • Implement behaviour management programs
  • Conduct individual and group counselling sessions
  • Establish registry of special needs support workers
  • Liaise with other social services agencies and health care providers involved with clients
  • Develop service intervention logic models and outcome measures
  • Maintain program statistics for purposes of evaluation and research
  • Screen, recruit and train volunteers and support staff
  • Assist clients/guests with special needs
  • Accompany clients to appointments and social outings
  • Food safety/handling skills

Supervision

  • 1 to 2 people
  • 3-4 people
  • 5-10 people
  • 11-15 people
  • 16-20 people
  • More than 20 people

Credentials

Certificates, licences, memberships, and courses 

  • Emergency child care first aid and CPR