CHILD AND FAMILY ALL NATIONS COORDINATED RESPONSE NETWORK
EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY –COMPETITION #2018-788
ANCR (Child and Family All Nations Coordinated Response Network) delivers centralized, essential intake services that are part of the comprehensive and coordinated child and family services system in the City of Winnipeg. We provide crisis response and intake case services, conduct abuse investigations and offer preventative programs and services.
ANCR is generally the first point of contact with the child and family services system. We provide service 24 hours a day, 7 days per week. ANCR receives both emergency and non-emergency calls, with highly qualified staff making initial assessments and referring callers to ongoing services as appropriate.
POSITION: Ishcaabekwe/Traditional Helper
SALARY: $46,244 - $54,981 annually
CLOSING DATE: August 17, 2018
HOURS: 8:30AM – 4:30PM. up to two evenings a week (later start time) to conduct programming.
THIS POSITION IS DESIGNATED INDIGENOUS AND FEMALE. APPLICANTS ARE ENCOURGED TO SELF-DECLARE.
Post-secondary courses, diploma in Indigenous Studies or appropriate combination of education and experience.
Due to ceremonial roles and responsibilities this position is designated female.
A valid driver’s license and the use of a personal vehicle for business purposes are required.
Applicants will be subject to satisfactory criminal records, child abuse registry and prior contact checks.
Able to lift (up to 30 lbs.), bend, carry, and reach.
The Ishcaabekwe will assist the Cultural team in providing direct spiritual, physical, mental and emotional care with families and individuals who become involved with the Early Intervention Program and Snowbird Lodge.
Assists the Cultural team in providing opportunity and supporting families to participate in traditional Indigenous teachings, ceremony, events and activities, particularly women’s teachings and roles.
Provides crisis prevention and intervention, as appropriate and consults with the Supervisor and/or team members when changes in families’ risk levels occur and advising of issues confronting families related to safety/security.
Co-facilitates individual, group and women’s programs; sets up for ceremonial gatherings, feasts, meetings, events, outings and other cultural activities.
Assists the cultural team with researching, compiling and preparing a variety of written program manuals, program materials, program resources, correspondence, and other materials; Screens relevant resource materials, books, videos for library, programs or service delivery.
All qualified internal candidates will be considered first. Testing may form a part of the selection process. We seek diversity in our workplace.
Your cover letter and resume must clearly indicate how you meet the qualifications.
Please submit your resume with cover letter and competition number to:
Child and Family All Nations Coordinated Response Network
835 Portage Ave, Winnipeg, Manitoba, R3G 0N6
FAX: 944-4182 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
We thank all who apply, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.