Human Service Workers (Various locations in Alberta)
Human Services Worker
Alberta Children's Services, Edmonton.
Imagine building your career within one of Alberta's largest Employers.
You'll enjoy competitive pay, secure employment, and the opportunity to enhance the wellbeing of children and youth every day.
The Government of Alberta is committed to a diverse and inclusive public service that reflects the population we serve to best meet the needs of Albertans. Consider joining a team where diversity, inclusion and innovation are valued and supported. For more information on diversity and inclusion, please visit: https://www.alberta.ca/diversity-inclusion-policy.aspx
The Government of Alberta's ministry of Children's Services has job opportunities in the field of child intervention located in communities across the province. Join our team and help us build a safe, stronger tomorrow for all Albertans.
Why choose Government of Alberta? As a learning organization we offer our employees:
- Competitive salaries, excellent benefits, health spending account, public service pension plan and access to an employee family assistance program.
- On the job training, a committed investment to your professional development and career planning.
- An organizational culture that promotes innovation, creativity, and collaboration across teams.
- Caring and committed colleagues who serve Albertans every day.
- Supports from the Alberta Union of Public Employees.
- Living the values of respect, accountability, integrity, and excellence.
Whether you prefer small town living or the big city, vast prairies or the mighty Rocky Mountains, summer fun or winter adventure, Alberta has it all. The province boasts low taxes, an affordable cost of living, and a young, growing population. Learn more about living in Alberta at www.albertacanada.com/opportunity/live.aspx
Alberta also boasts a strong economy and a strong sense of community.
- The average Albertan family enjoys a higher family income than the Canadian average.
- Albertans enjoy a lower cost of living thanks to no provincial sales tax and no provincial health care premiums.
- Volunteerism is popular, and Albertans are some of the most generous donors to charity in the country.
- Alberta is committed to ensuring that every Albertan is able to participate in their community and has access to the services and supports they need to reach their full potential.
If this opportunity is for you and you would like to learn more about what we have to offer, follow this link: https://www.alberta.ca/jobs/pprofile/pp1051291.pdf
To learn more about our Ministries, work please visit, http://www.childrensservices.alberta.ca
Ready to Apply: https://www.alberta.ca/alberta-public-service-jobs.aspx
This competition will be used to create a list of qualified applicants to be placed in current and future temporary and/or permanent vacancies in all offices within the province of Alberta. Regional preferences will be considered; however, areas of highest need will take priority.
As part of the selection process candidates may be invited to complete a written knowledge test.
Candidates will be contacted via email to book testing or interviews. Please ensure you provide a current email address in your resume.
Successful candidates will undergo pre-employment security screening. In order to expedite this process, please be prepared to present a recent (completed within the last 3 months) Criminal Records Check that includes a Vulnerable Sector screening check at the time of the interview.
This role requires that you have a valid Driver's License and access to a reliable vehicle.
As per the Health Professions Act, successful applicants must be registered with the Alberta College of Social Workers (ACSW) to be eligible for this position, if: (a) they have a degree in social work from any university in North America that is accredited by the Canadian Association for Social Work Education (CASWE) or the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE); or (b) they have graduated from an approved social work diploma program in Alberta; or (c) they have, within the last five years, been a registered, certified or licensed social worker in another province or with a member of the Association of Social Work Boards. Please be prepared to provide your registration details at the time of interview. For more information please visit http://www.acsw.ab.ca/
Closing Date: December 15, 2018. Job ID #1051291
ONLINE APPLICATIONS ARE PREFERRED at www.gov.ab.ca/jobs When you apply online, please ensure your cover letter and resume are submitted as one file, and that you include contact information including email address on your resume. The title of your document must be 20 characters or shorter. If you encounter technical issues applying online, contact Yulia Bulakh at 780-638-1237. Applicants who apply online will be able to track the status of this competition and will receive an email within 24 hours that their resume has been received.
It is recommended that applicants who have obtained educational credentials from outside of Canada and have not had them previously assessed, obtain an evaluation of their credentials from the International Qualifications Assessment Service (IQAS) - http://eae.alberta.ca/labour-and-immigration/overview-of-immigration/international-qualifications-assessment-service.aspx
Please include the assessment certificate from IQAS or any other educational assessment service as part of their application.
We thank all applicants for their interest. All applications will be reviewed to determine which candidates' education and experience best meets the needs of the position. Only individuals selected for interviews will be contacted via email.