Vacancy Detail
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Job Title:
Social Worker I

Posted Date:
Closing Date:
Functional Discipline:
Social Worker

Job Description
Social Worker I - Community Support
Temporary Full-time until 1 June 2018, With Possibility of Extension
Deer Lake, NL

DUTIES: This position provides social work services including assessment, case management, counseling, health promotion, client advocacy, community development and clinical expertise in the area of community support.

QUALIFICATIONS: Applicants for this position should have knowledge of the regional community support system, programming and delivery methods. Applicants must demonstrate sound analytical, organizational, oral communication and written communication skills. Candidates must display independence, initiative and an ability to work with others. This knowledge and ability must be obtained through the possession of a Bachelor of Social Work degree and experience in the field of community support. Candidates must be eligible for registration with the Newfoundland and Labrador Association of Social Workers.

NOTE: Use of a private vehicle is a condition of employment.

A satisfactory record of work performance and attendance is required for this position.

Hours of Work:75 Hours per pay period
0830-1630 Hours; Monday to Friday (potential for flextime)
Salary Scale:$34.36 to $38.45 per Hour
Competition Number: WH-2017000625
Competition Closing Date:19 September 2017
Recruiter Name: Alison MacLean

This position is open to male and female applicants.

A resume, proof of qualifications, and the names of two employment references are required. Applicants who do not provide the necessary documentation as outlined on this job posting will not be considered.

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Thank you for your interest with Western Health, however, only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.