Community Ministries Worker B

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The Salvation Army Alberni Valley Ministries
Published
January 8, 2018
Job Type
Category
Interested applicants must respond in writing to
Marilyn Burrows, Email: Marilyn_Burrows@can.salvationarmy.org
Closing date
January 20, 2018

Description

Interested applicants must respond with cover letter and resume and indicate “Community Ministries Worker C”.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

·        Conducts initial intake assessments (including evaluation of client/family protection issues), determining immediate needs and supports needed by the client

·        Provides spiritual guidance and uses every opportunity to pray with clients/families

·        Through exercising empathetic care, assists individuals to determine an appropriate and mutually agreed upon goal process; facilitates effective problem-solving behaviours of the client/family

·        Maintains confidentiality and keeps accurate client files and statistical records

·        May provide budgeting guidance for clients

·        Assists in the organization, maintenance and general cleanliness of the Food Bank, Meal Centre, etc.

·        Receives (and/or declines) and sorts/organizes non-monetary donations

·        Networks and refers to The Salvation Army, government and community social service providers to coordinate resources for the benefit of clients and program, when necessary

·        May direct and supervise volunteers

·        Performs other duties as assigned

QUALIFICATIONS:

·        Completion of high school, plus specialized courses of up to six (6) months.

·        One year but less than three years of prior related experience, including, experience working with multi-barriered persons.

·        The ability to listen attentively (intake/guidance to clients), and computer work.

 

SHIFT/ TERM OF EMPLOYMENT:

·        Part Time – 12 hours per week

Interested applicants must respond in writing with a cover letter and resume.

We thank all applicants, however, only those candidates to be interviewed will be contacted.

The Salvation Army will accommodate candidates as required under applicable human rights legislation. If you require a disability-related accommodation during this process, please inform us of your requirements.

Internal Applicants, please advise Department Heads of your intentions prior to submitting your application.

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