Child Welfare Social Worker

Employment Information

  • Post ID: 888916291
  • Posted Date: Jan 25, 2023
  • Closing Date: Mar 13, 2023
  • Company: Cowichan Tribes
  • Category: Healthcare & Social Workers
  • Business Location:5760 Allenby Rd., Duncan, British Columbia V9L 5J1
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Job Details

  • Experience: 1 month - 7 months
  • Opening Positions: 3
  • Remuneration: $41.00 to $43.50 per hour
  • Commencement Date: As soon as possible
  • Education: Bachelor's degree
  • How to apply: email to [email protected]

Job Description

Tasks

  • Interview clients to assess their situation and determine the types of services required and eligibility
  • Perform administrative tasks
  • Plan programs of assistance for clients
  • Refer clients to agencies that provide financial assistance, legal aid, housing, medical treatment and other services
  • Investigate cases of child abuse or neglect and take authorized protective action when necessary
  • Serve as a member of an interdisciplinary team working with a client group
  • Act as an advocate for client groups in the community
  • Lobby for solutions to problems affecting client groups
  • Provide consultation services to government and other organizations

Security and safety

  • Criminal record check

Transportation/travel information

  • Valid driver’s licence

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Tight deadlines
  • 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
  • Life insurance
  • Maternity and parental benefits
  • Pension plan

Other benefits

  • Free parking available
  • Learning/training paid by employer
  • Paid time off (volunteering or personal days)
  • Parking available
  • Travel insurance