Position: FASD Keyworker
Nature of position:
Temporary Part Time
15 hours per week. Times to be agreed. Until return of incumbent.
Rate of pay: As per Collective Agreement - Grid Level 14
Location: Dogwood Place Child & Youth Development Centre
Undergraduate degree in health or human services (social work, nursing, psychology, child and youth care) or equivalent education and experience. Must have extensive understanding of FASD as a brain-based physical disability. Education and training in child development. Training on providing support for parents and caregivers of children and youth with FASD. Experience in group organization and facilitation. First Aid and CPR, Current Criminal Record Check, Valid BC Drivers License and a Drivers Abstract.
Qualifications / Knowledge / Skills:
Demonstrated ability to use a cultural safety framework when working with Aboriginal families and communities. Demonstrated ability to flexibly accommodate the communication, learning styles, and ethno-cultural, and socio-economic circumstances of all families. Understanding of youth and women's addiction issues. Good understanding of service delivery dynamics, including strengths and barriers at the community, regional and provincial level. Demonstrated skill in working collaboratively with multiple community partners and service providers using diplomacy and excellent communications skills. Excellent knowledge of community resources.
Union Status: General Unit
Own Vehicle Requirements: Reliable vehicle required
Posting Date: Wednesday, September 21st, 2022
Closing Date: Thursday, September 29th, 2022 - 4:00 pm
Start Date: ASAP
Campbell River and District Association for Community Living subscribes to the Human Rights Code of Canada and practices fair hiring. This position is open to all applicants and requires union membership.