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TRANSITION SUPPORT WORKER

(URGENT!)

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY

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General Description:

The Transition Support Worker is willing to work a twelve-hour scheduled day or night shift. The support worker is responsible for providing supervision, safety, and support to individuals and for promoting healthy lifestyles and healthy choices, with a holistic focus on rehabilitation, aftercare, relapse prevention and reintegration into community.

 

Organizational Relationships:

The Transition Support Workers report directly to the Kainai Transition Support Program Supervisor

Skills & Qualifications

  • Applicable post-secondary degree in Addictions and/or a combination of training and experience. Facilitating Life Skills would be an asset.
  • Experience in individual or group counseling, certification is a definite asset.
  • Practical understanding of Indigenous historical and cultural contexts, including traditional concepts of family and kin, healing, and relationships.
  • Demonstrated ability to support residents in a culturally safe manner including flexible and client-centered programs.
  • Knowledge of Aftercare/Relapse prevention practices and philosophies an asset.
  • Completing all documentation of shift, ensuring communication of residents & building activities and incidents are communicated to other shifts or supervisor.
  • Provide security and supervision to the clients of the Kainai Transition Support Program.
  • Maintains healthy lifestyle free of addiction to alcohol, drugs, gambling, and other addictions.
  • Proven ability to work collaboratively and to be comfortable to work within the team concept.
  • Possess a valid class 5 or 4 driver’s license.
  • Food Safe Handling Certification; First Aid/CPR Certification.
  • Able to exercise discretion, compassion, empathy, and maintain confidentiality.
  • Able to work independently and utilize sound judgment to perform all assigned duties with minimal supervision.
  • Must pass criminal record check, including vulnerable sector clearance.

APPLICATION DEADLINE:   Open Until Filled

Please forward Resume, Cover Letter and References (3) to: 

Kainai Transition Centre Society P.O. Box 530, Standoff, AB T0L 1Y0   ATTN: Wanda Russell

 

***Please Mark Personal & Confidential***

POSITION TITLE:      Medication Administration – Health Care Aid

DEPARTMENT:         Transition Support Program

DEADLINE:                 Open until filled

SALARY:                       Negotiable

EFFECTIVE DATE:      To be determined

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General Description:

Kainai Transition Support Program is growing and expanding and as such, we have an available term position for Medical Administration. The overall objective is to assist with non-counselling support of our residents.  Under the supervisor of the Supervisor, the responsibilities include medication dispensing to clients during scheduled medication times and assist with treatment services within a residential addiction recovery center.  The position of Medication Administration functions in the manner consistent with, and supports the Mission, Vision and Values of the Kainai Transition Centre Society.

Responsibilities

  • Provide medication dispensing to clients during scheduled medication time.
  • Document all incoming medications
  • Update client medical information
  • Conduct daily medication reviews
  • Dispense and record medication in accordance with the prescription directive.
  • Accurately and efficiently and document all client medication charts and ensure standards are maintained
  • File management in consultation with the Intake Coordinator
  • Liaise with pharmacies on a regular basis regarding changes with resident’s medication
  • Liaise with Opiate Dependency Treatment clinics
  • Provide patient teaching regarding medications prescribed, including proper use and possible contraindications.
  • Conduct Random Urine Drug Screening
  • Monitor and screen blood glucose levels
  • Liaise with Community Health for those clients who may need specific health care needs
  • Assist residents in booking specialized appointments, including transportation and follow-up
  • Assist residents, if needed, to ensure medication is covered by proper authorities
  • Participate in regular staff meetings and trainings
  • May perform other duties and responsibilities as assigned

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

  • Graduate of an approved Health Care Aid program
  • Certified Medication Administration
  • 1 – 2 years’ experience in addictions/harm reduction residential services
  • Medication Administration Certification
  • First Aid/CPR/WHIMS
  • Knowledge of Opiates and their effects.
  • Knowledge of Opiate Dependency therapies
  • Administer Naloxone kits in event of an overdose.
  • Knowledge and experience in Harm Reduction Strategies
  • Experience as working as part of a team
  • Must demonstrate good interpersonal and communication skills
  • Strong planning organizational, and time management skills
  • Computer skills (Word, Excel, Outlook, etc.)
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet established goals and objectives
  • Experience in the conscientious maintenance of confidential information, and security of the premises.
  • Knowledge of Transition Support/Aftercare practices and philosophies an asset, https://ktcsbloodtribe.com/

Please forward Resume Cover Letter and References (3) to:

Kainai Transition Centre Society ATTN: Transition Support Program

P.O. Box 530, Standoff, AB, T0L 1Y0

Or send to info@ktcsbloodtribe.com

***Please Mark Personal & Confidential***

Only those selected for an Interview will be contacted.

POSITION TITLE:      Assistant Cook – Part-time

DEPARTMENT:         Transition Support Program

DEADLINE:                 Open until filled

SALARY:                       Negotiable

EFFECTIVE DATE:      To be determined

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GENERAL DESCRIPTION:

Under the direction of the Supervisor and Cook, the Assistant Cook performs the assigned duties for the provision of meals to the residents, staff and volunteers. These duties include preparation, serving, receiving and portion control of the food. Duties are performed while maintaining a high standard of safety and sanitation.  The position of Assistant Cook functions in the manner consistent with, and supports the Mission, Vision and Values of the Kainai Transition Centre Society.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Plan and prepare daily menu items for meals and snacks for residents.
  • Maintain accurate food log inventories
  • Proper food storage
  • Rotate stock as per established procedures
  • Restock kitchen
  • Receive inventory, move, and lift foodstuffs and supplies.
  • Order food supplies
  • Clean and Sanitize workstations and equipment
  • Ensure health and safety procedures are being followed
  • Ability to work weekends and extended working hours from time to time or as needed
  • Participate in regular staff meetings, safety trainings and hazard assessments
  • May perform other duties and responsibilities as assigned

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

  • High School Diploma/GED
  • Culinary education an asset
  • 1 -2 years’ experience in a similar role (residential setting)
  • Ability to operate required equipment
  • Ability to perform physical and mental aspects of the position
  • Experience as working as part of a team
  • Must demonstrate good interpersonal and communication skills
  • Strong planning, organizational, and time management skills
  • Computer skills (Word, Excel, Outlook, etc.)
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet established goals and objectives.
  • Valid Food Handlers Certification must be current and valid
  • First Aid/CPR Certification
  • Knowledge in the areas of therapeutic diets
  • Experience in the conscientious maintenance of confidential information, and security of the premises.
  • Knowledge of Transition Support/Aftercare practices and philosophies an asset, information can be found at https://ktcsbloodtribe.com/.

Please forward Resume Cover Letter and References (3) to:

Kainai Transition Centre Society ATTN: Transition Support Program

P.O. Box 530, Standoff, AB, T0L 1Y0

Or send to info@ktcsbloodtribe.com

***Please Mark Personal & Confidential***

Only those selected for an Interview will be contacted.

JOB POSTING

POSITION TITLE:      Custodian – Full-time

DEPARTMENT:         Kainai Transition Centre Society

DEADLINE:                Open until filled

SALARY:                     Negotiable

EFFECTIVE DATE:     To be determined

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GENERAL DESCRIPTION:

Under the direction of the KTCS Community Corrections Supervisor, the Custodian performs the assigned duties for the provision of maintaining cleanliness throughout the facility.  Duties include knowledge of COVID-19 sanitation, knowledge of cleaning solvents and their safe storage. Duties will include furnace upkeep, performing routine maintenance activities, notifying management of need for repairs, and cleaning snow or debris from sidewalk. Duties are performed while maintaining a high standard of safety and sanitation. The position of Custodian functions in the manner consistent with, and supports the Mission, Vision and Values of the Kainai Transition Centre Society.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Clean facility floors by sweeping, mopping, scrubbing, or vacuuming
  • Gather and empty trash
  • Wash and sanitize toilets, sinks and showers and restock restrooms
  • Clean windows, glass partitions and mirrors
  • Clean coffee areas, wash any cups, dishes and wipe down appliances
  • Steam clean or shampoo carpets
  • Strip, seal, and polish floors
  • Follow procedures for the use of chemical cleaners and power equipment, to prevent damage to floors and fixtures
  • Notify managers concerning the need for major repairs or additions to building operating systems
  • Requisition supplies and equipment needed for cleaning and maintenance duties.
  • Set up, arrange, and remove tables, chairs, and equipment for meetings
  • Mow and trim lawns and shrubbery, using mowers and hand power trimmers, and clear debris from grounds
  • Develop and maintain KTCS inventory of equipment
  • Any other tasks assigned by the supervisor

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE

  • Proven experience as custodian
  • Knowledge of use and maintenance of industrial cleaning equipment and appliances
  • Knowledge of safe storage and disposal of chemicals and other hazardous components
  • Familiarity with basic landscaping and handyman practices
  • Attention to detail and conscientiousness
  • High school diploma is preferred but not required
  • Ability to operate required equipment
  • Ability to perform physical and mental aspects of the position
  • Experience as working as part of a team
  • Must demonstrate good interpersonal and communication skills
  • Strong planning, organizational, and time management skills
  • Computer skills is an asset in the development or maintenance of facility inventory list
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet established goals and objectives.
  • Custodian Certification is an asset
  • First Aid/CPR Certification an asset
  • Experience in the conscientious maintenance of confidential information, and security of the premises.
  • Knowledge of KTCS practices and philosophies an asset, information can be found at https://ktcsbloodtribe.com/.

Please forward Resume Cover Letter and References (3) to:

Kainai Transition Centre Society ATTN: Community Corrections Program

P.O. Box 530, Standoff, AB, T0L 1Y0

Or send to info@ktcsbloodtribe.com

***Please Mark Personal & Confidential***

Only those selected for an Interview will be contacted.

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