Alberta College of Social Workers

Community Case Worker Summer Student Position

Calgary   |      May 14, 2018 12:00

Category:     SW Dip, BSW, MSW, RSW
Closing Date:     05/31/2018
Employer:     Calgary Seniors' Resource Society
Title:     Community Case Worker Summer Student Position
Address:      3639 26 Street NE
City:     Calgary
Date Posted:     05/14/2018
Salary:     Offers a Competitive Salary

Position Summary:

Reporting to the Community Outreach Supervisor, the Community Case Worker will, under the direction of the Outreach Team, provide outreach services to older adults living in the North East Calgary communities. You will provide case management including assessment, planning and intervention, make referrals to other programs and services, and evaluate outcomes. The Case Worker will be working closely with a culturally diverse population and will be sensitive to the needs of both clients and their families.

Qualifications:     Skills:
• Assessment, planning and intervention
• Critical thinking and decision making
• Knowledge of culturally sensitive practice and awareness of broad diversity of community area
• Strong communication and interpersonal skills
• Developing knowledge of community services and resources available to older adults

The ideal candidate will be entering their final year in a BSW or MSW program or similar related field. You will be registered with the Alberta College of Social Workers or eligible for professional registration within a similar field.
A combination of relevant experience and education will be considered
Description:     Responsibilities and Duties:
• Providing information and advocacy
• Completing assessment of needs
• Creating and implementing the goals of assessment
• Providing referrals to other community resources
• Evaluation and reporting on client outcomes
• Consulting with a wide variety of professionals in the community
• Establishing and maintaining working relationships with community agencies and cultural groups
Please forward your resume to:     Submit Resumes to:
Geraldine Venegas, Community Outreach Supervisor