TFC Support Workers

Shawenim Abinoojii Inc.

Posted Jul 30, 2020 at 09:00 pm Closes Aug 13, 2020 at 09:00 pm

Job Location:
Winnipeg/Rural
Job Category:
Aboriginal Organization
Job Type:
Other
How To Apply:
Mail, E-mail or AMIK.ca

TFC SUPPORT WORKERS COMPETITION 2020-49

CASUAL

THERAPEUTIC FOSTER CARE

WINNIPEG/RURAL

OPEN UNTIL FILLED

OVERVIEW: The Shawenim Abinoojii Therapeutic Foster Care Program requires individuals to provide support services for children and youth from 0-17 years of age in placement homes. These positions require training, education and/or experience in the helping field. The successful support worker will work alongside the foster parent to provide a nurturing home environment.

 KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

 ·         Support the foster parent with providing day-to-day caring for the children and youth this includes ensuring physical, mental spiritual and emotional needs are met.

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

·         Support the operation of the home with providing light housekeeping, shopping, or relevant tasks as requested by the foster parent.

·         Provide a friendly and supportive atmosphere by developing appropriate strategies to support the children and youth in managing their behavior.

·         Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with children, youth, staff, parents, and guardians.

·         Maintain clear and concise file recordings for each shift. Provide incident reports, as necessary.

·         Attend all required training provided by, or offered through Shawenim Abinoojii Inc.

QUALIFICATIONS:

 ·         Previous experience working with children and youth.

·         Demonstrated abilities in conflict resolution, showing initiative and good judgement, organizational and time management skills.

·         Current First Aid/CPR and NVCI is an asset but can be completed upon employment.

·         Valid class 5 driver’s license and willingness to travel.

·         Must provide a current satisfactory criminal record (including Vulnerable Sector), Child Abuse Registry and Prior Contact Checks as a condition of employment.

 WORK SCHEDULE

SCHEDULE WILL BE DAY, EVENING, NIGHT SHIFTS AT 8, 10, 12 HOUR SHIFTS

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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