Community Outreach Worker
Catholic Social Services is looking for an individual to fill the position of Community Worker with the Coaching Families Program. As a worker in this position, you will be working with caregivers of children who have been diagnosed or suspected of having Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD). The Coaching Families Program provides support, education, and advocacy to the families they serve. The mandate and goal of the program is to equip the family in having long term sustainability.
Degree/Diploma in Human Services (or equivalent) combined with two years’ experience working in community based-services and working with families has prepared you for this challenging and rewarding role. Knowledge and experience with a variety of disability resources, Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder, family stresses, grief and loss, substance abuse treatment and community-based services are preferred. A vehicle and valid Driver’s License is required.
This posting closes on October 31, 2016