CFS Worker
Sandy Bay Child & Family Services Inc.
Portage la Prairie, MB

Employment OpportunityCFS WORKERSandy Bay Child & Family Services Inc.

1 FULL TIME POSITION – Portage la Prairie Sub-Office

Position Summary: Sandy Bay Child & Family Services (SBCFS) is a mandated agency by the Southern First Nations Network of Care Child and Family Services Authority. The agency operates with the authority to provide child and family services to community members of Sandy Bay First Nation both on- and off-reserve.

Responsibilities & Duties:

  • Regular client contact and case management
  • Ensuring proper reports and documentation are completed and submitted promptly
  • Report writing and case planning as may be required
  • Provide unit staff and supervisor with updates and reports as required
  • Build positive community and public relations

Qualifications:

  • B.S.W., B.A, or Child & Family Services Diploma and/or equivalent education in a related field of study
  • Registered with Manitoba College of Social Workers or eligible to be registered
  • Minimum of two years experience in child & family services and/or a related field of service
  • Knowledge of the Manitoba CFS Act
  • Demonstrated knowledge of collateral services/community resources and how to access
  • Demonstrated knowledge and respect of First Nations culture & traditional philosophy
  • Excellent work record/history
  • Good time management and organizational skills
  • Have a valid driver’s license, access to a vehicle and willing to travel 2-3 times per week
  • Ability to speak Ojibway would be an asset

This position will be subject to a criminal record check, child abuse check and prior contact check. Remuneration commensurate with education and experience.

Please forward a Resume and cover letter to:

Nicole La Fleche
HR Manager
Sandy Bay Child & Family Services
32 Tupper St. N. Portage la Prairie, Manitoba R1N 1W8Fax: (204) 856-2039

Closing date: May 3, 2019
(Only those selected for an interview will be contacted)

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Experience:

  • CFS Worker: 2 years (Preferred)

Education:

  • Bachelor's Degree (Preferred)