The City of Leduc is currently recruiting for a full-time term Family Home Visitor.
Key Responsibilities Include:
Reporting to the Family Home Visitor Coordinator, the Family Home Visitor will provide in-home support to families requiring services in order to meet residents’ goals and needs. This may include education and support of parenting and childhood development, working with appropriate stakeholders to advocate for client’s needs and continue the work with those already involved with client, and build capacity in individuals through education and goal accomplishments.
The successful candidate will have, at minimum, a diploma in social services and/or human services discipline, with a solid understanding of childhood development and the needs of parents, children and families is preferred. Integrated Strategies for Home Visitation, Suicide Intervention, Mental Health First Aid and Standard First Aid are assets.
The ideal candidate must have a minimum of three years’ experience working one-on-one with individuals and families, as well as working in partnerships with a variety of agencies. Experience working with a diverse population that may be experiencing mental health, poverty, homelessness and/or addictions issues. Knowledge of housing, employment, social services and supportive agencies. Training in PICCOLO, Great Kids, Triple P, Circle of Security, and Nobody’s Perfect would be considered an asset. Experience in Emergency Social Services is an asset.
The successful candidate must be willing to provide a clean Child Intervention Record Check and Vulnerable Sector Criminal Record Check as part of the hiring process. Must also have a vehicle and be willing to work flexible hours that may include evenings and weekends.
If this sounds like you, we want to hear from you! To apply, please visit our website at:
Competition closes at 12:00 noon (MT) on May 7, 2020. This competition may be used to fill future vacancies at the same or lower classification level. Due to the high volume of resumes received, we are not able to respond to individual phone calls. We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for interviews will be contacted.
Additional Job Information:
Salary Range: $60,824.40 - $76,076.00/annum
Position Type: Temporary (2 year term), Full-time - 35 hours / week
Posted Date: Apr 20, 2020
Closing Date: May 07, 2020
Job ID: #20-49