Child Protection Coordinator

Cree Nation Child & Family Caring Agency

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

Job Location:
Designated Intake Agency Office
Job Category:
Non-Profit
Job Type:
Full-Time
How To Apply:
Mail, E-mail or AMIK.ca

CREE NATION CHILD & FAMILY CARING AGENCY

POSITION:  CHILD PROTECTION COORDINATOR – PERMANENT POSITION

OFFICE:       DESIGNATED INTAKE AGENCY          

LOCATION:  The Pas, 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:

Reporting to the DIA Service Manager, the Child Protection Coordinator is responsible for all aspects of the day to day supervision of the agency Child Protection Investigators as well as the child abuse investigations as required under the Child and Family Services Act.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

§     General Supervision

§     Child protection supervision

§     Workplace Safety & Health

§     Human Resources

§     Training and Development

§     Unit Activity and performance reporting

§     Financial and operational requirements

§     Other duties related to the position may be assigned

EDUCATION AND TRAINING

§      Bachelor of Social Work (BSW) with 3 to 5 years of experience in Child and Family Service Delivery

EXPERIENCE:

§     Minimum 3 years of experience in Aboriginal Child and Family Welfare service delivery

§     Ability to converse fluently in Cree (preferred)

§     Prior supervisory experience in a child welfare agency

§     Knowledge of the theory and practice of social work with particular emphasis on forensic child abuse investigations

§     Analytical and conceptual skills to evaluate and deliver services to children in care

§     Ability to resolve difficult and contentious case management and service issues 

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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