Job Details

Please note: The following position is a listing for a Lambton College Community Employment Services - Partner Employer. This is not a position with Lambton College.

Job Posting ID:

2019-6442453179

Job Title:
Caseworker - Job ID: 141568
Location:
Sarnia, ON
Days & Hours:
Will vary - Temporary up to 12 mths with possible extension
Rate of Pay:
$1,177.20 - $1,414.09 wkly - as per collective agreement
Primary Responsibilities:
Remember: The deadline to apply is Tuesday, December 3, 2019 11:59 pm EST. Late applications will not be accepted.


Are you highly motivated and client-centered? Consider this opportunity to respond to inquiries and provide program information to a diverse clientele, the public, advocacy groups and agencies.

• provide customer service and consultation to clients
• collect and evaluate information to determine eligibility for ODSP Income and Employment Supports
• make adjustments to entitlements and resolve conflict situations
• explain legislation and ministry initiatives
• prepare a range of communication materials
• plan and deliver information sessions to clients and stakeholders, on community-based employment supports
Experience Required:
Customer Service and Communication Skills
• you can provide effective customer service to clients with disabilities
• you have the ability to liaise with community agencies, provide information to clients, and resolve conflict situations
• you have effective communication and consulting skills to write clear, concise reports and conduct information sessions
• you demonstrate sensitivity towards diversity/inclusion of applicants/clients and co-workers
• you have interviewing skills to conduct interviews with clients by phone or in person
• you have effective listening skills to determine client needs and make appropriate referrals

Knowledge
• you have knowledge of community services, resources, policies, programs and issues/barriers affecting clients with disabilities
• you have knowledge of labour market trends
• you are able to interpret and apply legislation in order to review/determine program eligibility and identify infractions

Analytical, Planning and Organizational Skills
• you demonstrate planning and organizational skills to set priorities, work within time constraints and meet deadlines
• you have demonstrated analytical skills to collect, document and evaluate information
• you are able to work in a team environment

Note
Successful candidates may be required to undergo an employment screening check in accordance with the Ontario Employment Screening Checks Policy.
Additional Requirements:
Other Requirements:
How to apply:
You must apply online by visiting www.ontario.ca/careers. You must enter the job id number in the Job ID search field to locate the job ad.
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Remember: The deadline to apply is Tuesday, December 3, 2019 11:59 pm EST. Late applications will not be accepted.

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