Alberta College of Social Workers

Shalom Bayit Support Worker

Calgary   |      May 15, 2018 12:00

Category:     SW Dip, BSW, RSW, Student
Closing Date:     06/15/2018
Employer:     Jewish Family Services Calgary (JFSC)
Title:     Shalom Bayit Support Worker
Address:      420 5920 1A St SW
City:     Calgary
Date Posted:     05/15/2018
Salary:     Offers a Competitive Salary
Summary:     Shalom Bayit – safety in the home – is one of the highest values of Judaism. The Shalom Bayit program is a domestic violence program that provides prevention and intervention services. Jewish Family Service Calgary is seeking a Shalom Bayit Support Worker who engages in the Jewish values of compassion, improving the world (Tikkun Olam), and social justice.

Key Accountabilities:
  • Direct Client Support including system navigation, resourcing, advocacy, capacity building and contextualizing the experiences of domestic violence within a Jewish context.
  • Consulting and advocating with community agencies regarding domestic violence issues.
  • Delivering programs to schools, youth groups and camps in the Jewish community.
  • Case Management including reporting, data collection, and client file management.
Qualifications:     Diploma/Degree in social work or related field
Ability to be registered or currently registered with a governing body (ie: ACSW)
Well versed in the area of domestic violence
Experience in case management
Experience in social and educational program delivery
Ability to work in a dynamic environment
Demonstrated ability to work both independently and collaboratively
Vehicle and acceptable driving record
Clear Police Security and Vulnerable Sector Check
Clear Child Intervention Record Check
Knowledge of Jewish culture and traditions are an asset
Hebrew or Russian language competency are an asset
Description:     JFSC strives to strengthen individuals, families and community through Jewish traditions and values. We work in a holistic and client centered philosophy by providing our clients wraparound services. We are a non-denominational, not for profit agency with over 50 years’ experience providing quality services.
Please forward your resume to:     Please submit resumes and cover letter by June 3, 2018 to: Tanya Muschanov Team Lead

Only successful applicants will be contacted.