Posted Nov 7, 2019 at 10:00 pm Closes Nov 21, 2019 at 10:00 pm
WEST REGION CHILD AND FAMILY SERVICES, INC.
invites applications for
(1) Urban Services Permanent Ward CFS Worker
WRCFS is a mandated First Nations Child and Family Services Agency responsible to provide a full range of services, including statutory services, voluntary services and prevention services to the children and families of its nine First Nations, residing on and off reserve. The purpose of the programs of WRCFS is to sustain, support, and enhance family and community life. The agency’s mission is to work with our First Nations people to protect Aboriginal children, in keeping with our core values.
Reporting to the Urban Services CFS Supervisor, the worker will be responsible to work as part of a team in delivering a full range of child and family services with emphasis on prevention and resource services as a frontline approach. Duties will include; the provision of a full range of statutory child welfare services that involves child protection; court work; case management; intake; on-call; advocacy; special needs, age of majority and the application of the Structured Decision Making Assessment tools when working with families.
n Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing
n Must have demonstrated ability to work as part of a team and within a multi-disciplinary approach.
n Must have good organizational skills
n Must have computer training and/or knowledge of Microsoft Office
Salary: Commensurate with experience and training and according to Provincial pay scale.
WRCFS offers a supportive, progressive and innovative work environment, competitive salaries, a great benefits package, and training opportunities. The successful applicant must provide WRCFS with a current Criminal Record Check that includes a Vulnerable Sector Search, Child Abuse Registry check, Prior Contact check and Driver’s Abstract prior to commencement of employment. Travel is required. A valid driver’s license and access to means of reliable transportation for work is a condition of employment.
Please submit your resumes with a covering letter to:
Verna McIvor, BSW, MSW, RSW
Director of Urban Services
West Region Child and Family Services, Inc.
255 Sherbrook St.
Fax: (204) 985-4079
DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS IS: Friday November 22, 2019
We thank you for your interest in WRCFS; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
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