Back on Track & Partner Assault Response Coordinator

Location: | Posted on: March 15, 2017
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Location: John Howard Society of Waterloo-Wellington (Kitchener/Guelph)

Job Type:  Full-time

Application Deadline: Friday, March 24, 2017

This position is primarily based in the Kitchener office with some time at our Guelph office and external workshop sites.  The position includes working afternoon and evening shifts and Saturdays 8:30 to 4:00 p.m. (excluding holiday weekends).  This Coordinator works closely with the relevant Senior Coordinators and reports to the Adult Services Program Manager.

Responsibilities:

  • Conduct Back on Track (BOT) in-person assessments
  • Conduct BOT telephone follow-up appointments
  • Co-Facilitate treatment groups and education groups for Back on Track
  • Co-facilitate Partner Assault Response (PAR) groups and other family violence prevention groups/workshops employing counseling models consistent with a feminist perspective and aimed at reducing violent and controlling behaviors
  • Assist participants in the establishment of individual goals and facilitate positive change
  • Evaluate and monitor participant behaviours, cognitions, stages of change and motivation in relation to goals and the effects of behaviours on partners, children as well as the participant
  • Facilitate individual PAR sessions
  • Maintain case files including case management and/or clinical notes
  • Prepare all required letters and reports
  • Conduct intakes and complete will statements as required
  • Follow program standards to maintain safety of group participants, victims and partners
  • Attend team meetings and required training
  • Other duties as assigned

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