Family Enhancement Worker

Cree Nation Child & Family Caring Agency

Posted Jun 9, 2021 at 09:00 pm Closes Jun 23, 2021 at 09:00 pm

Job Location:
Wuskwi Sipihk First Nation (Indian Birch)
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:   Family Enhancement Worker - Full-Time Permanent Position

OFFICE:       Wuskwi Sipihk First Nation

LOCATION: Indian Birch, 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: June 23, 2021 @ 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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