Child & Family Services Worker

Cree Nation Child & Family Caring Agency

Posted Sep 14, 2020 at 09:00 pm Closes Sep 28, 2020 at 09:00 pm

Job Location:
Brandon office
Job Category:
Non-Profit
Job Type:
Full-Time
How To Apply:
Mail, E-mail or AMIK.ca

CREE NATION CHILD & FAMILY CARING AGENCY

JOB OPPORTUNITY 

POSITION:              Child & Family Service Worker - 1 Full-Time Permanent Position

OFFICE:                  Brandon Sub-Office

LOCATION:            Brandon, 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 Unit Supervisor(s), the Child & Family Service Worker is responsible for providing and administering CFS Services in accordance with the Child & Family Services Act.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

§     Responsible for gathering information and assessing family functioning problems

§     Develop and implement intervention plans within program guidelines for families within program guidelines and provide referrals, support, guidance and problem solving

§     Provides for the placement, case management and ongoing support for children in care

§     Responsible for all file documentation and ensuring services are applied

§     Case Monitoring, Risk Assessment & 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

§     Other duties related to the position may be assigned

 

Deadline: September 28, 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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