mental health worker - Lower Sackville (NS) - Job posting

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Mental Health Worker Verified This job posting has been provided directly by the employer through Job Bank’s employer job posting system.

Posted on November 21, 2019 by Employer details Metro Community Living

Job details

  • Location Lower Sackville, NS
  • Salary$$14.84HOUR hourly for 1 to 48 hours per week
  • Terms of employment Casual
    Part time
  • Day, Evening, Night, Weekend, Shift, On Call, Flexible Hours, Early Morning, Morning
  • Start date As soon as possible
  • Vacancies 5 Vacancies
  • Verified
  • Source Job Bank #1359887

Job requirements

Languages

English

Education

College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma from a program of 1 year to 2 years
or equivalent experience

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

Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) Certificate; First Aid Certificate; CPR Certificate; Medication Administration Certificate; Food Safety Certificate; Non-violent Crisis Intervention (NVCI) Certificate

Experience

Will train

Specific Skills
Provide personal care; 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; 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
Additional Skills
Housekeeping activities; Food preparation; Food safety/handling skills
Weight Handling
Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)
Work Setting
Private residence; Group home
Security and Safety
Criminal record check; Vulnerable sector check
Transportation/Travel Information
Public transportation is available
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
Fast-paced environment; Work under pressure; Physically demanding
Ability to Supervise
3-4 people
Work Location Information
Work in employer's/client's home; Urban area; Various locations
Personal Suitability
Initiative; Effective interpersonal skills; Flexibility; Team player; Excellent oral communication; Excellent written communication; Client focus; Dependability; Judgement; Reliability

Advertised until:

2020-01-30

Intended job posting audience

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

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