Competition # 21-184
Position: Temporary Social Worker (12 months)
Location: Bathurst, Dalhousie & Campbellton Area Schools
Start Date: Monday, July 12, 2021
This is an open competition; however, in accordance with the NBUPPE Collective Agreement- Professional Support Group, should unionized employees under this bargaining group apply, employees shall be selected based on skill, ability and qualifications. Where skill, qualifications and ability are relatively equal amongst union applicants, the vacancy will be filled based on seniority. If there are no union applicants, the position will be filled from qualified applicants for these competitions.
Child and Youth Team:
The C&Y ISD team provides integrated assessment and intervention services to children, youth and families with identified multiple needs as defined by the 5 core areas of development (health and wellness; emotional and behavioral functioning; family relationships; educational development and mental health). This service is based on an Integrated Service Delivery framework that includes the collaboration of the Departments of Health, Education, Social Development and Public Safety. C&Y teams are comprised of Addiction and Mental Health clinicians (social workers, clinical psychologists, and nurses), school psychologists, school social workers, and Education Support Teachers - Guidance and Education Support Teachers – Resource.
This position is responsible for the timely and effective provision of services to children, youth and families as defined by the Integrated Service Delivery Framework. The Social Worker will provide intervention and crisis response support to enhance the social-emotional and behavioral development of children and youth. As a member of an inter-disciplinary, inter-departmental team, the Social Worker will be an integral part of collaborative problem-solving teams and contribute to the educational community within an inclusive and RTI service delivery model.
Connie Daley, Director of Education Support Services, ASDN and Clinical Coordinator for Child and Youth Team
Bachelor of Social Work
Registered with the New Brunswick Association of Social Workers
Experience working with children is preferred.
Written and spoken English is required.
In accordance with the New Brunswick Union of Public and Private Employees (Professional Support Group) Collective Agreement, $2,164.54 – $2,748.90 bi-weekly (@ June 30, 2018).
Applicants must clearly demonstrate the essential qualifications to be given further consideration.
Two references (current Supervisor in a related field) will be requested.
Subject to the response to this competition, education and/or experience requirements may be changed.
Thank you in advance for applying. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.