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Company Name:
Hull Services
Approximate Salary:
Not Specified
Location:
Calgary, Alberta
Country:
Canada
Industry:
Social Services
Position type:
Full Time
Experience level:
2 - 5 years
Education level:
Bachelor's Degree

High Fidelity Wraparound Facilitator

High Fidelity Wraparound has a position opening for a full time, temporary Wraparound Facilitator. This is for a 1 year maternity leave starting September 2019. 

Wraparound refers to a planning process by which families and children and youth with complex needs are empowered to work collaboratively with formal and informal supports to develop a plan that will help the family realize their vision for a better life. A facilitator engages and partners with the family/youth/child over the course of the Wraparound process.

 Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Provide leadership in the assessment, development, implementation and evaluation of individualized wraparound plans
  • Assume responsibility for the coordination and facilitation of child and family teams
  • Consult and cooperate with community systems to facilitate linkage, advocacy and follow up with the focus on attaining goals
  • Assess the strengths and needs of families, facilitate the development of an individualized child and/or family plan and monitor the progress in meeting established goals
  • Provide crisis management for persons served; make linkages as appropriate
  • Provide follow-up to the team to ensure continued success after wraparound services
  • Advocate for families and children in schools, communities, courts and social service agencies as needed
  • Assist each family, as appropriate, in meeting their basic needs for housing, food, transportation, employment, day care, social support networks, etc.
  • Arrange for adjunctive services or therapies as needed
  • Maintain person served and program records in accordance with applicable standards
  • Provide services to family members in accordance with the policies and procedures of Hull Services and the standards established by the Alberta Association of Services for Children and Families; ensure humane, individualized treatment that is planned and sensitive to diversity and designed to foster the strengths of each family
  • Participate in the evaluation processes and procedures and actively promote quality standards for the profession.
  • Participate in a close consultation relationship with the Program Coordinator and work within the policies and procedures outlined for the program
  • In general, behave in ways that promote cooperation and harmony and foster a positive, optimistic environment for children, families, colleagues, and others

Skills and Qualifications: 

  • Degree or diploma in Human Services or Social Sciences
  • Relevant experience in working with youths and their families and knowledge of crisis intervention, communication skills and family education
  • Perceived ability to model appropriate behaviours and exercise good clinical judgment in working with distressed individuals and families
  • Clear Police Check including Vulnerable Sector Check; Child Intervention Record Check
  • Must have a valid driver's license, reliable transportation and adequate automobile liability insurance

 To Apply:

  • If interested, please direct your email, cover letter, and resume and  to [email protected]      
  • Please indicate “Your Full Name – Wrap Facilitator” in the subject line of your email.

The deadline for application is August 2, 2019.

We thank all applicants who are interested in this position, however only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

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