Child Protection-Prevention Worker


Location: Meadow Lake Tribal Council
Program: Child & Family Services

Employment Terms: Full Time
Length of Employment: Permanent
Number of Positions: 1

Salary Range: Dependent on Education & Experience
Contact Email: hrdepartment@mltc.net

Date Posted: 09/11/2018
Expiration Date: 09/24/2018

Employment Opportunity


CFS Child Protection/Prevention Worker

Employment Opportunity

 

MLTC Child & Family Services Department is seeking a highly motivated individual to fill the full-time position of Child Protection/Prevention Worker.

The successful candidate will work as part of the MLTC CFS Team in providing direct services in family support, and prevention/protection services to children and their families. This individual will be sensitive, compassionate and professional in all areas relating to CFS program needs, issues and concerns; will apply a holistic approach to individual, family, and community healing/development by honoring and being knowledgeable about the inner-connectedness of the emotional, mental, spiritual, and physical aspects; and will also oversee the development/implementation of prevention, child protection, and family support service initiatives.

QUALIFICATIONS

§  The applicant must possess a Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work/Indian Social Work with experience in child protection/prevention.

§  Be knowledgeable in the dynamics of child abuse/neglect, family violence, addictions, poverty, and oppression. 

§  Be knowledgeable in child/community development and be able to formulate/document family assessments, case plans, program plans, etc. 

§  Must be able to demonstrate proficiency in computer applications (i.e. AIS Database; Microsoft - Word, Excel, Outlook, etc.).

§  Must have excellent interpersonal skills and communication (written/verbal) skills.

§  Must demonstrate a high level of professionalism, integrity, and personal wellness.

§  Must be willing to work flexible hours with extensive travel involved.

§  The ability to speak and understand Cree and/or Dene is a definite asset.

 

All interested applicants are invited to submit: a letter of intent, resume detailing qualifications and experience, copies of credentials, current satisfactory RCMP Security Clearance that includes a Vulnerable Sector Check, Child Abuse Records Check, copy of valid driver’s license, and a list of three (3) current professional supervisory references to:

 Human Resources Department

8003 Flying Dust Reserve

MEADOW LAKE, SK  S9X 1T8

E-mail:  hrdepartment@mltc.net

Phone: (306) 236-5654.  Fax: (306) 236-6301

 

For more information, please contact Gail Noltcho-Clarke, CFS Senior Director @ (306) 236-5817, or visit the MLTC Website @ www.mltc.net

 

Deadline:        Monday, September 24, 2018

 

MLTC sincerely appreciates and thanks all individuals for their applications,

however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.