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Job Order #: 5601562

Employer Name:
The Salvation Army Gemma House
Wage/Salary Info:
$18-20 per hour DOQ
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Full Time
Length of Employment:
Technical/Applied Science Certificate
1-2 Years
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Employer Name:
The Salvation Army Gemma House

Employer Address:
2929 26TH AVE
S4S 7A7

Contact Name:
Susan Ballentyne

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The Salvation Army Gemma House is seeking an energetic, team oriented, Permanent Full-time Awake Night worker (approximately 72 hours bi-weekly that includes a combination of 9.5 and 12 hour shifts). Ideally, candidates will have experience working with at risk teens and have strong therapeutic relationship building skills.  Candidates must be comfortable working alone as needed. Candidates will possess a certificate in youth care; a bachelor level degree in social work, the social sciences or relevant human services area or be actively working toward a certificate or degree in one of these areas. Candidates must possess a current First Aid/CPR certificate and a valid driver's licence. Mandatory training in TCI, ASIST, etc. will be provided. The successful applicant will be required to present a Criminal Record check (within 6 months) and a recent Driving Abstract.


Skills and Abilities

Work Setting
 - Group home
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
 - Physically demanding
 - Work under pressure
 - Fast-paced environment
Security and Safety
 - Driving record check (abstract)
 - Criminal record check (abstract)
Specific Skills
 - Assist in evaluating the effectiveness of treatment programs
 - Implement behaviour management programs
 - Supervise children's visits with parents to ensure their safety
 - Supervise activities of clients living in group homes and half-way houses
 - Resolve conflict situations
 - Provide suicide and crisis intervention
 - Assess client's relevant skill strengths and development needs
 - Obtain information and prepare reports or case histories
Essential Skills
 - Significant use of memory
 - Continuous learning
 - Computer use
 - Critical thinking
 - Decision making
 - Problem solving
 - Working with others
 - Oral communication
 - Writing
Transportation/Travel Information
 - Valid driver's licence
Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)
 - Cultural Awareness Training
 - Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST)
 - Human Services Diploma
 - Child and Youth Care Worker (CCW/CYW) Diploma
 - Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) Certificate
 - First Aid Certificate
Additional Skills
 - Food preparation
 - Housekeeping activities
 - Administrative and office activities
Target Groups or Clients
 - Culturally diverse groups
 - Aboriginal groups
 - Female
 - Adolescents
Type of Community or Social Service
 - Child welfare


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