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Labrador City, NL
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Job Description

Social Worker I - Community Support Program
Permanent Full Time
Location: Happy Valley-Goose Bay/North Coast, NL

Reporting to the Program Manager of the Community Supports Program, the primary purpose of this position is to provide services under the Community Support Program, including Adult Protection Services, Oncology and Dialysis to Happy Valley-Goose Bay, surrounding area plus North Coast Communities.

Qualifications:

" Candidates must possess a Bachelor of Social Work degree and must provide proof of registration with the Newfoundland and Labrador College of Social Workers;
" Knowledge of professional social work practices;
" Knowledge of Community Support Programs and Adult Protection Services;
" Possesses effective community development and case management techniques;
" Has an ability to work effectively in a culturally diverse and challenging environment;
" Has a commitment to the delivery of quality services to clients;
" Candidates should possess effective management, analytical, communication and interpersonal skills and be committed to the delivery of quality service to clients;
" Candidates should hold a valid driver's license;
" Use of a private vehicle is required;
" The successful applicant will be required to submit a satisfactory certificate of conduct.

Duties (includes but not limited to):

" Provides quality service for clients requiring Community Support Programs and/or other support services;
" Completes assessments;
" Provides counseling;
" Advocates for client services;
" Coordinates service provision;
" Evaluates and/or investigates reports under Adult protection;
" Assists in community capacity building;
" Managing caseloads;
" Preparing and analyzing reports;
" Other related duties.

Salary:

" CG- 39 of the NAPE-HP salary scales, $36.47 to $40.81 per hour, plus the applicable Labrador Allowance.

Hours of Work:
Hours of work will follow the flexible work schedule in accordance with Article 19.01(a) of the NAPE-HP Collective Agreement, based on 75 hours bi-weekly (by mutual agreement). Variable shifts may apply.

Interested applicants please submit resume, stating competition number 2023000318N

Competition Number: 2023000318
Company Website: https://NLHealthServices.ca/
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About NL Health Services

About NL Health Services

If you come from away, you’ll discover just how special Newfoundland and Labrador is. If you're a local, you already know this. It’s our people. It’s our culture. It’s our stories (and oh do we love our stories).

If you’re looking to grow your health career in a place with adventure around each corner and a strong sense of community, then let’s put on the kettle and have a chat. Newfoundland and Labrador (NL) Health Services might just be the perfect fit for you.

Why join NL Health Services?

There are many reasons. You will put your skills to great use in a unique and remarkable part of the world, be part of interdisciplinary and talented health-care teams and have access to state-of-the-art equipment and modern facilities.

  • We also offer incentives for local talent, those looking to return home and those new to our province.
  • Competitive remuneration and attractive benefits package.
  • Generous vacation packages and paid time off.
  • Full-time and part-time pension plans options.
  • Health insurance, dental and long-term disability plans.
  • Financial incentives and relocation support.
  • Student placements and clinical residencies.
  • Remote work options available.
  • Fast pathways to nursing for out-of-province applicants.

With a rich and unique culture, and tremendous natural beauty, Newfoundland and Labrador is an ideal place to call home, with a growing diverse population and among the safest places in the world to live.

About NL Health Services

At NL Health Services, we are responsible for delivering health and community services to more than 528,000 people living in Newfoundland and Labrador. Our team consists of more than 21,000 dedicated health workers who are committed to providing the best care in communities across the province, in five geographical areas.

The provincial health authority was created in April 2023, following recommendations from Health Accord NL, and brings together five former separate health entities. Our goal is to improve the health of the people of Newfoundland and Labrador and to create a more integrated, accessible, technologically enhanced, equitable and sustainable health system.

We know that it is the people – employees, physicians and volunteers – that together make NL Health Services a great place to work. We believe that every person carries valuable knowledge, experience and perspective, and it is in this diversity that we find strength. At NL Health Services, we embrace the distinct and complementary characteristics of all our members as we seek to eliminate health disparities by providing fair, equitable and quality health care to all patients, residents and clients.

If your passion is to provide extraordinary health care to the residents of the communities of Newfoundland and Labrador, we want to hear from you.

Come, work with us, and be extraordinary every day!

For more information, please visit: https://nlhealthservices.ca/.

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