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Resolution Health Support Worker

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Application Information Employer Name: Metis Heritage Corp Employer Address: PO BOX 2818 MELFORT,SK CANADA S0E1A0 Contact Name: Joanne Yakowec Description To provide emotional support, information, referrals, and advocacy to assist former students of the Indian Residential School System and their immediate family members, support individuals and community. This position […]


Application Information

Employer Name:
Metis Heritage Corp

Employer Address:

PO BOX 2818
MELFORT,SK
CANADA
S0E1A0

Contact Name:
Joanne Yakowec

Description

To provide emotional support, information, referrals, and advocacy to assist former students of the Indian Residential School System and their immediate family members, support individuals and community. This position also requires presentation planning, delivering education on various aspects of the IRS system, MMWIG, cultural diversity and understanding and the effects of Intergenerational Impacts. Ability to speak an Aboriginal Language an asset. Must be able to facilitate groups such as anger management, healing circles, domestic violence, addictions and others as needed. Be able to plan cultural related events and activities. MUST have knowledge of the Impacts of Indian Residential Schools, knowledge and awareness of Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls, Sixties Scoop

Skills and Abilities

Essential Skills
- Continuous learning
- Computer use
- Finding information
- Job task planning and organizing
- Critical thinking
- Problem solving
- Working with others
- Oral communication
- Writing
- Document use
- Reading text
Transportation/Travel Information
- Valid driver's licence
- Willing to travel
- Own vehicle
- Own transportation
Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)
- Cultural Awareness Training
- Non-violent Crisis Intervention (NVCI) Certificate
- Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST)
- Human Services Diploma
- First Aid Certificate
Additional Skills
- Food preparation
- Administrative and office activities
Specific Skills
- Maintain program statistics for purposes of evaluation and research
- Liaise with other social services agencies and health care providers involved with clients
- Conduct individual and group counselling sessions
- Resolve conflict situations
- Provide suicide and crisis intervention
- Develop, coordinate and implement the delivery of specific services within the community
- Conduct follow-up assessments
- Appraise clients' needs or eligibility for specific services
- Implement life skills workshops
- Obtain information and prepare reports or case histories
Work Setting
- Community or neighbourhood centre
Security and Safety
- Driving record check (abstract)
- Driver's validity licence check
- Criminal record check (abstract)
Target Groups or Clients
- Culturally diverse groups
- Aboriginal groups
- Families

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