Full Time

Social Worker- Substance Use & Addictions Service

Jewish Child & Family Service 123 Doncaster Street, Winnipeg MB

 

 

 

 

 

Social Worker-Substance Use and Addiction Services

Jewish Child & Family Service (JCFS), is looking for a passionate and detail oriented individual to fill the role of Substance Use and Addiction Supports Case Worker. In this full time, salaried position, the incumbent will be responsible for supporting JCFS clients with addictions and substance use difficulties by providing counselling, helping individuals obtain resources in the community, and advocating for these individuals.

The successful candidate will have a minimum of 5 years’ experience a similar role (addiction services, case management), preferably have a BSW/MSW, and have knowledge of the addiction and substance use service landscape. A clear understanding of best practices in low-barrier approaches to client- centered work and lived experience would be considered an asset.

 

  • The successful candidate will have a proven track record of supporting those individuals and/or families coping with substance use and addiction.
  • Applicants must demonstrate excellent interpersonal, organizational, and communication skills.
  • Good knowledge of the Jewish community is an asset.
  • Must be registered with Manitoba College of Social Workers (MCSW)
  • Valid Manitoba driver’s license required, access to a reliable vehicle, and clean driver’s abstract.

 

This position is subject to a satisfactory Criminal Record Check (including Vulnerable Sector Search), Child Abuse Registry Check and Adult Abuse Registry Check as conditions of employment.

 

Please submit resume and cover letter by July 8th to:

 

Cheryl Hirsh Katz Manager of Adult Services

Jewish Child and Family Service C200-123 Doncaster Street Winnipeg, MB R3N 2B2

 

[email protected]

 

 

Thank you to all applicants, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted