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Home Study Writer

Calgary   |      April 04, 2017 12:00

Category:     BSW, MSW, RSW
Closing Date:     05/31/2017
Employer:     Adoption By Choice
Title:     Home Study Writer
Address:      250, 3115- 12 Street NE
City:     Calgary
Date Posted:     04/04/2017
Salary:    
Summary:    

Looking for experienced contract Social Workers or Psychologist throughout the province of Alberta to complete Home Study Assessments.

 

Adoption By Choice specializes in the completion of Home Study Assessments and has a well established Home Study Program that has been offering contracted services to Child and Family Services since 2004. These services include working with individuals and families who are applying for adoption, kinship care, private guardianship and foster care. Since 2008 Adoption By Choice has been utilizing the Structured Analysis Family Evaluation (SAFE) model which is widely recognized throughout Canada and the United States. Adoption By Choice adheres to a strength based practice to assess individual or family stability, their adaptability to change and how this relates to providing care to a child. For more information on the Home Study Program please refer to our website at www.adoptionbychoice.ca/home-study-program.

Qualifications:     • Must be a Registered Social Worker or Psychologist, Masters level preferred
• Knowledge or experience working with Child and Family Services is an asset
• Preference to those who have completed SAFE training
• Skilled in writing professional assessments using a strength based approach
• Willingness to work collaboratively with other professionals
• Ability to work independently with diverse individuals or groups
Description:     Completing home study assessments using the SAFE model in a contracted position with Adoption By Choice. Looking to hire registered Social Workers and Psychologists throughout Alberta.
Please forward your resume to:     Please send cover letter and resume to jerri-lynn.deveau@adoptionbychoice.ca