Family Enhancement Worker

Cree Nation Child & Family Caring Agency

Posted Jul 29, 2020 at 09:00 pm Closes Aug 12, 2020 at 09:00 pm

Job Location:
Mosakahiken (Moose Lake)
Job Category:
Aboriginal Organization
Job Type:
Full-Time
How To Apply:
Mail, E-mail or AMIK.ca

CREE NATION CHILD & FAMILY CARING AGENCY

JOB OPPORTUNITY 

POSITION:   Family Enhancement Worker - Full-Time Permanent Position

OFFICE:       Mosakahiken Sub Office

LOCATION: Moose Lake, Manitoba  

Cree Nation Child & Family Caring Agency is situated on Opaskwayak Cree Nation and is responsible for administering and providing for the delivery of Child and Family Services   Under a provincial mandate, the Agency services the Swampy Cree communities, as well as Flin Flon, Thompson, Swan River, Winnipeg and Lynn Lake/Marcel Colomb First Nation.

 

Cree Nation Child & Family Caring Agency is dedicated to providing comprehensive CFS Services that are community-based and incorporate both protection and prevention services. Our agency will strive to maintain family unity.

 

POSITION SUMMARY:

Under the supervision of the Service Manager, the Family Enhancement Worker is responsible for providing and administering CFS Services in accordance with the Child & Family Services Act.  The Family Enhancement Worker will develop and implement intervention plans within program guidelines and provide referrals, support, guidance and problem solving to families to address issues related to family functioning and mitigate the risk to children.  The goal of the program is to increase family capacity and prevent children coming into care.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

§     Assessment

§     Intervention Planning

§     File Documentation

§     Follow Up  

QUALIFICATIONS

§     Work experience in Child and Family Services with demonstrated knowledge of child development, family centered service, early intervention, family support and community-based services

§     Bachelor of Social Work (BSW) or related undergraduate degree in Human Services (preferred)

§     Ability to converse fluently in Cree (preferred)

§     Excellent assessment, intervention and writing skills

§     Knowledge of the Child and Family Services Act and provincial standards

§     Ability to use a variety of computer applications including CFSIS and FACTS  

CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT

§     Must pass a criminal records check, child abuse and prior check

§     Cannot be active on a protection case

§     Maintain absolute confidentiality

§     Varied amounts of travel required

§     Must have a valid Manitoba driver’s license

§     Must be able to provide own vehicle for work

§     Required to provide on-call services on a rotating basis

§     Other duties related to the position may be assigned

 

Deadline: August 12, 2020 @ 4:00 pm

SUBMIT COVER LETTER & RESUME ALONG WITH THREE (3) REFERENCES MARKED “PERSONAL & CONFIDENTIAL” TO:

           Human Resource Manager

           Cree Nation Child & Family Caring Agency

           Box 10130

           Opaskwayak, MB. R0B 2J0

           Fax:    204-623-3847

           Email: hr@creenation.ca

 

We thank all who apply and advise that only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.

 

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