Emergency Placement Resource Home Respite Worker(s)

Peguis Child and Family Services

Posted Nov 20, 2023 at 11:00 pm Closes Dec 4, 2023 at 11:00 pm

Job Location:
Winnipeg, St.Andrews, & Peguis MB
Job Category:
Aboriginal Organization
Job Type:
How To Apply:
Mail, E-mail or AMIK.ca

Peguis Child and Family Services

Job Posting                                                                 

Competition No.          2023-11-20

Position:                      Resource Home Respite Worker(s)  

Salary:                         $20.00 (Hourly Rate) 

Job Types:                  Part Time & Casual  

Department:                Child and Family Services

Location:                     Winnipeg, St. Andrews, and Peguis 

Date Posted:                Monday, November 20, 2023    

Closing Date:               Monday, December 4, 2023       


Our Agency Resource Homes are designed to support connection with family and community, a sense of belonging, and provide opportunities to engage in a meaningful life. This is achieved by creating a home environment that welcomes the participation of the child or youth, supporting their pursuit of interests and goals, and helping maintain and strengthen the bond between the child or youth and their significant others. We provide an environment that is non-judgmental, safe, and caring.



·       Be a positive role model 

·       Work directly with children and/or youth placed in the Resource Home 

·       Ability to handle crisis situations in an appropriate manner

·       Administer medication as necessary

·       Assist individuals as necessary with activities of daily living and fostering healthy lifestyle 

·       Document and report all contact with clients in a timely manner

·       Ensure culturally appropriate services

·       Escort children and/or youth to appointments

·       Guide and direct individuals in areas of socially acceptable behaviour

·       Implement all goals and plans set out for each individual

·       Monitor and assess health needs 

·       Positive relationship building with clients and collaterals 

·       Provide guidance to children and/or youth (life skills, self-care techniques, communication skills, budgeting, nutrition, etc.)

·       Responsible for monitoring and supporting resident activities, ensuring the safety and security of children and youth, and enforcing house policies during the evenings, overnights and on weekends

·       Work closely with the Specialized Foster Parent and/or Agency staff to provide the designated services


·       Experience working with children, youth and/or families 

·       Excellent people/interpersonal skills

·       Flexible schedule 

·       Exceptional crisis intervention and risk assessment skills

·       Experience in documentation and logging

·       Experience working in a residential setting is an asset

·       First Aid and CPR certified considered an asset 

·       Flexibility to work on short notice and in the evenings and/or on weekends (if required) 

·       Good conflict resolution skills

·       Knowledge of the 7 Sacred Teachings 

·       Knowledge of Peguis First Nation Legislation; The Honouring our Children, Families and Nation Act

·       Maintain a high degree of professionalism, courteousness, and friendliness

·       Self-motivated and dedicated team player

·       Valid class 5 driver’s license and a reliable vehicle to use for work is required (mileage paid) 


HOW TO APPLY: Please send resume, cover letter, and three references to hr@peguiscfs.org  


All applicants will be subject to satisfactory criminal records, child and adult abuse registry and prior contact checks. Please cite the competition number and position in the subject line when submitting by email or fax. We thank all who apply, however, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. First Nation applicants are encouraged to self-identify as being of First Nations descent.


We thank all candidates for their interest however, only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

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