Aug 13, 2019

Prevention Support Aide – Zagime (Sakimay)

  • Yorkton Tribal Council Child and Family Sevices
  • Sakimay First Nations, SK, Canada
Term Nonprofit-Social Services

Job Description

The Yorkton Tribal Council Child and Family Services (YTCCFS) Inc. is seeking an enthusiastic dedicated individual to fill the position of Prevention Support Aide for the Zagime (Sakimay) First Nation.

POSITION SUMMARY:

The Prevention Support Aide under the supervision of the Community Based Program Manager will assist the Prevention Service Worker in providing a holistic approach to the wellness of the child, the family, and the community that is based on a First Nation understanding of Laws and Principles to provide support to families and community members. This position will be located on the Sakimay First Nation.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Diploma in the area of Human Services/Administration

OR

  • Certificate in the area of Human Services/Administration (12) months of experience

OR

  • Relevant training and a minimum of 2 years of experience working in the Member First Nation Community.

SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • Ability to engage with First Nations programs and services.
  • Ability to take concepts and articulate them through written plans and documents.
  • Ability to work with and support the Child and Family Services Authorities.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Working knowledge of Cree, Nakota, Lakota, Dakota and Saulteaux Cultures and generally the objectives of the YTCCFS Inc. member First Nations.
  • Possess a valid driver’s license and access to a reliable vehicle.
  • Must be willing to upgrade skills when time and funding permits.
  • Must be willing to work evenings and weekends.
  • Must be able to sign an “Oath of Confidentiality” and “Non-Disclosure Agreement.

 

 

Salary is based on education and experience, and in accordance to the YTCCFS Inc. salary grid.

Only applicants successfully chosen for an interview will be contacted.

 

PLEASE SUBMIT RESUMES WITH THREE (3) WRITTEN REFERENCES TO:

Sharon Green - Human Resources Manager

Yorkton Tribal Council Child and Family Services Inc.

21 Bradbrooke Ave North - Yorkton, SK   S3N 3R1

Telephone: (306) 782-8838         Fax: (306) 782-7780

Email: recruitment@ytccfs.com

 DEADLINE: August 27, 2019 @ 4:30 P.M.