Case Worker

The District of Parry Sound Social Services Administration Board is looking to hire Case Worker – Ontario Works – East Parry Sound.

How to Apply:  Please submit cover letter & resume referencing Job ID 22U-15 by May 29, 2022
Attn: Danielle Villeneuve, CHRP
Manager of Human Resources
1 Beechwood Drive, Parry Sound, ON P2A 1J2
Fax (705)751-5370 Email: jobs@psdssab.org

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Application Deadline: May 29, 2022
Hours of Work: 35 Hours / Week
Wages: Rate of Pay: $25.37 / hour (as per Collective Agreement) Comprehensive benefit package (including Dental & Vision), OMERS Pension
Duties & Qualifications:

Assess the initial needs of clients calling in or visiting the Ontario Works office; conduct client interviews, complete applications, and continue ongoing case management of Ontario Works participants as per directives and legislation.

Requirements:

• Two-year College Diploma in a field related to Human Services, or an equivalent combination of education, training, and program related experience.
• Membership with the Ontario College of Social Workers and Social Service Workers an asset.
• Minimum two years’ experience in a social service environment.
• Knowledge of computer managed documentation and related input and output documents.
• Knowledge and understanding of all legislation relevant to the position.
• Knowledge of community resources and ability to access and refer client inquires appropriately.
• Ability to work independently, co-operatively, and responsibly with minimal supervision.
• Knowledge of the code of ethics of human services, with experience in conducting interviews, assisting individuals and families in finding and using community resources.
• Knowledge of and skill in the application of solutions to meet the challenges facing individuals and families served through the program, including youth, immigrants, refugees, homeless and those with mental health issues.
• Ability to communicate tactfully and to carry out instructions accurately.
• Ability to travel throughout district if required.

Job Type: Full-Time
Full Time Hours Per Week: 35
Advertising Method: General Ad


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