Family Enhancement Worker (DOCFS) – Employment Opportunity

Swan Lake First Nation > Employment Opportunities > Family Enhancement Worker (DOCFS) – Employment Opportunity

Portage and Winnipeg

Dakota Ojibway Child & Family Services requires a Family Enhancement Worker for the Portage and Winnipeg Urban Services Offices. The position is responsible for providing a wide range of Child & Family Services.

Applicants must meet the following criteria:

► B.S.W. , Post-secondary degree in a related field of study and/or Child & Family Services Diploma
► Minimum of two years’ experience in Child & Family Services providing mandated/voluntary services
► Knowledge of the Manitoba Child & Family Services Act
► Demonstrated knowledge of collateral services/community resources and how to access
► Good lime management and organizational skills
► Have a valid driver’s license, access to a vehicle and willing to travel
► Excellent work record/history
► Demonstrated knowledge and respect for the Dakota and Ojibway cultures and traditional philosophies
► Ability to speak Dakota and/or Ojibway a definite asset

Other combinations of education and experience may be considered. Salary commensurate with education and experience. All applicants must submit with their application a current Criminal Record Check, Prior Contact Check, and Child Abuse Registry Check.

Interested parties should apply in writing. including three written references to:
Dakota Ojibway Child & Family Services Inc.
Forest Hills Administration Office
Swan Lake First Nation
Box 310 Carberry, MB R0K OHO
Attention: Human Resource Coordinator
Phone: 204-834-2323
Fax: 204-834-2306

APPLICATION DEADLINE: August 28, 2019 (4:30 PM)

We thank all who apply, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Preference will be given to Indigenous people and applicants are asked to self-declare in their resume or cover letter.

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Swan Lake First Nation is located in South Central Manitoba along junction Highway #23 and #34. SLFN people are known as Anishinabe people, meaning “original-peoples”; their native language is Saulteaux.

Swan Lake First Nation is working towards their vision of having a healthy, prosperous and self-sufficient community.

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