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Company: VON Canada
Location: Kenora, ON, Canada
Career Level: Entry Level
Industries: Healthcare, Pharmaceutical, Biotech


Description Position at Victorian Order of Nurses for Canada Ontario Branch

Requisition Details:

Employment Status: Casual
Program: Social Worker
Work Schedule: Days
On Call: No
Travel: Yes
Location: Northwest district travel to areas such as Kenora, Sioux Lookout, Dryden, Red Lake, and other possible remote areas.

Job Summary:

The successful candidate will work with other professional health care providers in order to offer support services while ensuring that each VON client's needs are met.


  • Member of an interdisciplinary team
  • Provide assessment, individual and group counseling, health education, case management, community rehabilitation and development for clients
  • Communicate and partner with community agencies such as police, hospital, government, and shelters
  • Work in collaboration with clinical staff


  • Bachelors of Social Work is required
  • Registration with the Ontario College of Social Workers and Social Service Workers is mandatory
  • Experience with palliative care and mental health
  • Current CPR Certification (asset)
  • Experience working in a clinical environment an asset
  • Experience with a range of therapeutic/intervention models
  • Knowledge of local resources available
  • Ability to work both independently and collaboratively
  • Exemplary clinical problem solving skills
  • Must have personal vehicle and possess both a current driver's license and proof of vehicle insurance
  • A current and original copy of a satisfactory Criminal Records Check is required upon the start of your employment
  • A vulnerable Sector Search and/or Child Abuse Registry Check may be required
  • Ability to speak French is an asset in French Designated areas

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities: Fast-paced Environment; Attention to Detail; Lift and carry using appropriate lifting techniques; Bend, push, pull, grip, reach, kneel, crouch using good body mechanics; Walk, sit, stand, climb stairs; Fine hand movements

VON Canada is committed to meeting the needs of persons with disabilities and to providing accessibility accommodations for candidates who require them. If you are in need of accessibility support, please visit our website at http://www.von.ca/en/accessibility for further information and contact details.

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