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Human Relations Officer - Kuujjuaq (1000-712)

Ungava Tulattavik Health Centre, Kuujjuaq
2022 August 05

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Human Relations Officer - Kuujjuaq

DEPARTMENT : CLSC - Psychosocial Reception - Kuujjuaq
STATUS : Permanent full time position
IMMEDIATE SUPERIOR : Program Manager (social services component)
START DATE : As soon as possible

The Human Relations Officer conducts activities of conception, consultation, actualization, analysis and evaluation in one or more social programs. He/she carries out psychosocial interventions within an interdisciplinary philosophy and collaborates in the various stages of programming the activities of the service to which he/she is assigned and in the evaluation of quality.  He/she participates in promotion and prevention activities. The agent will ensure, in particular, the fluidity and continuity of services between the medical team and social services.

Offer services in continuity with the medical team, nurses and other professionals involved;
Offer punctual interventions and implement a discharge plan for clients hospitalized in the Kuujjuaq department;
Evaluate, orient and refer all requests for psychosocial services from clients, health and social services professionals, as well as community partners;
Follow-up on short-term or ad hoc cases and walk-in services;
Respond to any emergency from the hospital;
Responsible for liaising with clients passing through Kuujjuaq;
Responsible for the distribution of service requests with the support of the program managers;
Intervene in crisis situations in the department;
Assist with emergency psychosocial services 24/7, including taking emergency measures according to the Youth Protection Act;
Refer clients to external resources as required;
Attend interdisciplinary meetings, case discussions and various committees as required;
Assist in interdisciplinary meetings, case discussions and various committees as required;
Assist in the continuation of tasks when other members of the adult team are away;
Perform any other related duties as requested by your immediate supervisor;
When needed, you will be required to travel to communities of the Ungava Coast.


Possess an undergraduate degree (Bachelor's) in the human sciences: social work, psychology, criminology or sexology;
A minimum of 2 years experience in social work;
Fluency in English and French (spoken and written), knowledge of Inuktitut is an asset;
Ability to work in a multidisciplinary team and interest in sharing knowledge and experience with colleagues;
Organizational skills, initiative and autonomy;
Available to travel;
Must have a valid driver's license.

Conditions and benefits

SALARY : Min: $947.80 / week Max: $1679.30 / week
NORTHERN PREMIUM : 203.66$ per week
RETENTION PREMIUM : $114.99/week

Any employee recruited in Quebec at more than fifty (50) kilometers from the locality where he/she is called to perform his/her duties, will be entitled to annual outings and to accommodation provided according to his/her status, shared accommodation or transit accommodation if the situation requires it.

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