Ministry of Social Development and Poverty Reduction
There are currently multiple permanent opportunities available. Successful applicants will be required to physically work in one of the posted locations and will not be eligible to be placed elsewhere in the Province by virtue of this competition.
Community Integration Specialist
$56,032.51 to $63,565.27 annually
As a Community Integration Specialist, you will be working with people who may have mental health and substance use challenges, and who are at risk of losing their housing or experiencing homelessness. You’ll work with government and community based non-profit agencies, connecting people to a wide variety of community-based supports and services to help meet their needs, and to communicate available Ministry services and programs through community channels. In delivering service through outreach programs, you’ll consider each person’s unique needs and cultural wellness when making decisions and advocating and liaising on their behalf.
Watch this video to hear from current Community Integration Specialists about the work they do.
The BC Public Service is committed to creating a diverse workplace to represent the population we serve and to better meet the needs of our citizens. Consider joining our team and being part of an innovative, inclusive and rewarding workplace.
For information about the Indigenous Applicant Advisory Service please visit: Indigenous Applicant Advisory Service - Province of British Columbia (gov.bc.ca)
Qualifications for this role include:
- Secondary School graduation and 3 years related experience*
- Evergreen Certificate (School Completion Certificate) and 4 years related experience*
- An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered
*Related experience could have been gained in either a community/volunteer or professional/employment capacity, and must include at least two of the following:
· Community, volunteer or customer service experience
· Experience working with people who are living in poverty, and may be experiencing homelessness, mental health and/or substance use challenges
· Experience working with people with disabilities
For more information and to apply online by July 6, 2022, please go to: https://bcpublicservice.hua.hrsmart.com/hr/ats/Posting/view/88031
Job Type: Full-time
Salary: $56,032.51-$63,565.27 per year
- Company pension
- Dental care
- Disability insurance
- Extended health care
- Life insurance
- Paid time off
- Vision care