NATIVE COUNSELLING SERVICES OF ALBERTA

CRIMINAL COURT WORKERCALGARY, Alberta

Competition No. 1838 | Closing Date: December 27th.2019

Native Counselling Services of Alberta (NCSA) is a diverse, dynamic, non-government organization that is committed to the holistic wellness and equitable treatment of Alberta’s Aboriginal individuals, families and communities since 1970.  NCSA currently has a position for a Criminal Court Worker in Calgary and surrounding area. This individual will assist clients in criminal court explaining their rights, options and responsibilities.  This individual should have a strong work ethic, non-judgmental and work within the mandate of the organization. Additional training to be provided.

Skills and Qualifications:     

  • Social Work Degree and or extensive experience working within the local Indigenous community.
  • Ability to deal with clients and community in a professional and courteous manner to develop and strengthen professional working relationships.
  • Excellent computer skills including Word, Outlook, Excel.
  • Ability to demonstrate diplomacy, discretion, confidentiality, and take initiative as required.
  • Ability to interact with clients, the Indigenous community, Justice System personnel and other community organizations.
  • Must have a valid driver’s license; provide recent Criminal Record check, Child Intervention Check and drivers abstract.
  • Must have a reliable vehicle with required liability insurance for the position.
  • Required knowledge of the historic and current issues within the Indigenous community that  has resulted in over representation in the criminal justice system.
  • Must learn NCSA Resiliency Model and agree to be fully immersed in the model with all interactions with clients and co-workers.
  • The ability to speak an Indigenous language to the area would be an asset.

Please forward resume and  Covering letter to: Manager Human Resources, Native Counselling Services of Alberta

14904 – 121 A Avenue
Edmonton, Alberta
T5V 1A3
Phone/Fax: 780-482-7893   
Email: marg-milicevic@ncsa.ca

               

                                                           

                                                           

                                                           

                                                         

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