Posted May 24, 2023 at 09:00 pm Closes Jun 7, 2023 at 09:00 pm
Indigenous Knowledge Keeper
CHN Spiritual Care Provider
Regular Full-Time position
Manitoba Advocate for Children and Youth
Advertisement Number: 41267
Salary(s): CHN $62,773-$79,019 per year
Closing Date: June 7, 2023
The Manitoba government recognizes the importance of building an exemplary public service reflective of the citizens it serves, where diverse abilities, backgrounds, cultures, identities, languages and perspectives drives a high standard of service and innovation. The Manitoba government supports equitable employment practices and promotes representation of designated groups (women, Indigenous Peoples, persons with disabilities, visible minorities).
***This competition is designated for Indigenous Peoples. Only applicants who self-declare at the time of application will be eligible for further consideration.***
Please clearly indicate within your cover letter and/or on an equity declaration form if you are part of this equity group. Please click on "Apply Now" at the bottom of this job posting for more details.
The Manitoba Advocate for Children and Youth (MACY) is an independent officer of the Legislative Assembly and is independent of government. The Manitoba Advocate’s statutory mandate includes representing the rights, interests, and viewpoints of children, youth, and young adults receiving any designated or reviewable services as described under The Advocate for Children and Youth Act. The Manitoba Advocate also reviews and reports upon the standards and quality of those reviewable and designated services provided to children, youth, and young adults who have died, to educate the public and to enhance the safety and well-being of Manitoba children, youth, and young adults.
Conditions of Employment:
· Satisfactory Criminal Record Check, Prior Contact Check, Child Abuse Registry Check and Adult Abuse Registry Check.
· Must possess a valid Manitoba Driver’s License, access to a vehicle, and ability and willingness to travel throughout Manitoba. Some travel outside of Manitoba may be required.
· Ability to use and knowledge of automated management information and case tracking systems and word processing software.
The Manitoba Advocate for Children and Youth is looking for candidates who are willing to work on a flexible schedule including working outside of standard office hours.
Reporting to the Indigenous Deputy Advocate, the Indigenous Knowledge Keeper will provide opportunities for children, youth, young adults and staff to gain knowledge and understanding of Indigenous history, traditions, teachings and ceremonies for the purpose of increasing, understanding and creating awareness and cultural proficiency of the MACY office. The Indigenous Knowledge Keeper will be responsible for conducting check-ins with staff to offer opportunities to counsel in matters of case work and general well-being in the workplace. The Indigenous Knowledge Keeper will also provide opportunities for counsel and cultural meetings with the Youth Ambassador Advisory Squad. The Indigenous Knowledge Keeper will also be responsible for documentation, compiling statistics, and general record keeping.
Manitoba Legislative Assembly
Human Resource Services
Winnipeg MB, R3C 3R6
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We thank all who apply and advise that only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.
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