group home worker

Miramichi, New Brunswick, ca
Company: Glenelg Youth Alliance Inc.
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Published on 2021-04-16 09:33:59

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

  • First Aid Certificate
  • CPR Certificate
  • Non-violent Crisis Intervention (NVCI) Certificate
  • Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST)
  • Additional Skills

  • Administrative and office activities
  • Research techniques
  • Housekeeping activities
  • Food preparation
  • Weight Handling

  • Up to 45 kg (100 lbs)
  • Work Setting

  • Group home
  • Specific Skills

  • Obtain information and prepare reports or case histories
  • Implement life skills workshops
  • Assess client's relevant skill strengths and development needs
  • Provide suicide and crisis intervention
  • Resolve conflict situations
  • Supervise activities of clients living in group homes and half-way houses
  • Supervise children's visits with parents to ensure their safety
  • Implement behaviour management programs
  • Assist in evaluating the effectiveness of treatment programs
  • Liaise with other social services agencies and health care providers involved with clients
  • Accompany clients to appointments and social outings
  • Target Audience

  • Adolescents
  • Families
  • Children
  • Aboriginal groups
  • Culturally diverse groups
  • Persons with mental health disabilities
  • Females
  • Males
  • Security and Safety

  • Child welfare check
  • Driver's validity licence check
  • Criminal record check
  • Transportation/Travel Information

  • Own transportation
  • Own vehicle
  • Valid driver's licence
  • Travel expenses paid by employer
  • Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Personal Suitability

  • Initiative
  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Client focus
  • Judgement
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