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LOWER SIMILKAMEEN COMMUNITY SERVICES SOCIETY CHILD & YOUTH MENTAL HEALTH CLINICIAN

 

Lower Similkameen Community Services Society, in partnership with the Ministry of Children and Family Development, Child and Youth Mental Health Services, is seeking a qualified individual to provide specialized mental health assessment and treatment services to children, youth and families in Princeton, BC.

Permanent part-time 28 hrs per week
$32.45/hr, plus a comprehensive benefit package (Grid 17, Step 1, UFCW Community Agreement)

Qualifications: education, training and experience

  •   MSW (Clinical Specialization or equivalent training/education), or comparable graduate degree at Master’s level.
  •   2 years clinical experience working in child and youth mental services, with responsibility for providing a wide range of community based mental health services.
  •   Education or training in program planning, group facilitation and working with families and young children in conditions of risk.
  •   An equivalent combination of education, training and experience will be considered.
  •   BC Class 5 Driver’s licence and access to an adequately insured reliable vehicle for work purposes
  •   Clearance through the Criminal Records Review ProgramKnowledge Skills and Abilities:
    Excellent communication skills (verbal & written); proficient use of computer and other IT; knowledge of child development, parenting, family systems, family violence, cross-cultural issues, community resources, group facilitation skills; and conflict resolution skills.
  • Closing date: November 3, 2017, 4:00 p.m.
    Send applications marked “Confidential” – Competition #2017-CYMH(P) to:Sarah Martin, Executive Director
    Lower Similkameen Community Services Society 720 – 3rd Street
    Keremeos, BC V0X 1N3
    E-Mail: Admin@LSCSS.comEmail Admin@LSCSS.com to request a job description.

ASSISTED LIVING WORKER

Casual – $19.20 per hour

Lower Similkameen Community Services Society (LSCSS) is seeking a Casual Assisted Living Worker to provide relief coverage for regular staff.  Location:  Kyalami Place Assisted Living in Keremeos.  Duties:  resident care, housekeeping, laundry, meal service and life enrichment activities.  A job description is available, please contact us to request a copy.

Qualifications include:  BC Care Aide & Community Health Worker Registration; current First Aid Certification; Food Safe Level 1; and Clearance through the Criminal Records Review Program.

Closing date for applications: Noon, September 27, 2017

Please send applications marked “Confidential” – Competition #17-04 – ALW to:

Lower Similkameen Community Services Society

720 – 3rd Street

Keremeos, BC  V0X 1N3

E-Mail: Admin@LSCSS.com

For further information contact Sarah Martin, Executive Director, (250) 499 2352.

 

CAPC Coordinator

(Family Resource Worker)

PART-TIME POSITION

 

The Lower Similkameen Community Services Society is seeking a Coordinator for our Community Action Program for Children.  The Coordinator plans and facilitates group activities for parents and their children birth to 6 years of age, and provides information and practical advice on parenting and infant/early childhood development, as well as providing pregnancy support.

 

Qualifications:  Diploma in Early Childhood Development or Community Social Service and at least one year of experience developing community based programs.  Education or training in program planning, group facilitation and working with families and young children in conditions of risk.  An equivalent combination of education, training and experience will be considered.  Class 5 Driver’s license and use of personal vehicle is required.  (A job description is available.)

 

Skills required: Excellent communication skills (verbal & written); ability to use computer word processing equipment, spreadsheets, internet and e-mail; and knowledge of child development, parenting, family systems, family violence, cross-cultural issues, community resources, group facilitation skills; and conflict resolution skills.

 

The successful applicant must receive clearance through the Criminal Record Review Program in order to be eligible for this position.

 

Hours: part-time, 18-22 hours per week

 

Starting Wage: $21.53/hour, plus a comprehensive benefit package

(UFCW Grid 10, Step 1)

 

Send Applications marked “CONFIDENTIAL” by October 6, 2017 to:

 

Mail: Sarah Martin, Executive Director

Lower Similkameen Community Services Society

720 – 3rd Street, Keremeos, BC  V0X 1N3

 

Fax: (250) 499-2333 E-mail: admin@LSCSS.com

 

To request a job description contact the Administrator at (250) 499-2352.

 

 

 

MULTI-SERVICE WORKER WANTED

Casual $15.30 per hour

Lower Similkameen Community Services Society (LSCSS) is seeking a Housekeeper to provide casual services at Mountain View Manor Seniors Supportive Housing in Keremeos. A job description is available; please contact us to request a copy.

Qualifications include:

  • Housekeeping/cleaning experience;
  • Food Service Experience
  • Basic First Aid with CPR
  • Food Safe Level I
  • Understanding of WHMIS protocols and infection control guidelines
  • Ability to work productively without supervision
  • Ability to assist with the delivery of social and recreational programs

Clearance through the Criminal Records Review Program is required.

Closing date for applications:  Noon, September 27, 2017

Send applications marked “Confidential MSW 17-03” to:

Please send applications marked “Confidential” – Competition #17-03 – MSW to:

Lower Similkameen Community Services Society

720 – 3rd Street

Keremeos, BC  V0X 1N3

E-Mail: Admin@LSCSS.com

For further information contact Sarah Martin, Executive Director, (250) 499 2352.