Support Workers - Hollow Water First Nation

Shawenim Abinoojii Inc.

Posted May 21, 2020 at 08:00 pm Closes Jun 4, 2020 at 08:00 pm

Job Location:
Hollow Water First Nation
Job Category:
Aboriginal Organization
Job Type:
Other
How To Apply:
Mail, E-mail or AMIK.ca

                      Position:

Condition:

Support Workers – Competition # 2020-29

Casual

Department

Location:

Community Specialized Homes

Hollow Water First Nation

Closing Date:

Open Until Filled

 OVERVIEW: The Communities Specialized Homes Program requires Support Workers to provide support services for children in a specialized foster home setting. The successful Support Workers will work alongside the House Parent/Foster Parent to provide a nurturing home environment.

 KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

            Support the Foster Parent in providing day-to-day caring for the child(ren); this includes ensuring physical, mental, spiritual and emotional needs are met.

       Provide a nurturing and structured environment with positive attachment caregiving.

       Be a healthy role model and source of guidance for the development of child daily life and social skills.

       Support the operation of the home through providing light housekeeping, shopping, or other relevant tasks as requested by the Foster Parent.

       Facilitate family and community connection by working alongside family and community in meeting case planning objectives and maintaining regularly scheduled visits.

       Work as an effective and cooperative team member.

       Maintain clear and concise file recordings for each shift and provide incident reports.

       Attend all requisite training provided by or offered through Shawenim Abinoojii.

 QUALIFICATIONS:

            Prior experience in the support services field.

       Strong organizational and time skills.

       Ability to work together in a team setting.

       Ability to speak Anishinaabe is preferred and considered an asset.

       Possesses a strong knowledge of the Anishinaabe culture and issues affecting our children, families and communities; obtained prior cultural awareness and/or sensitivity training.

       Must have current satisfactory criminal record check (including Vulnerable Sector Search), Adult Abuse Registry Check and Child Abuse Check and PCC as conditions of employment

 How to Apply: Send resume, cover letter and Quote Competition # to:

 EMAIL: hr@shawenimabinoojii.org

FAX: (204) 949-9413    

 We thank all who apply, however, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. Preference will be given to:   Members of the Southeast First Nation Communities; and Indigenous candidates (First Nations, Inuit or Metis).

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