Position: Community Coordinator - Competition 2021-42
Condition: Full-Time Permanent
Department: Community Specialized Homes
Location: Pauingassi First Nation
Closing Date: OPEN UNTIL FILLED

OVERVIEW: Reporting to the CSH Supervisor, the Community Coordinator is responsible for coordinating and monitoring community-based placement services including liaising with collaterals and working with House Parents, Respite, and Support Workers.

KEY RESPONSIBILITES:

  • Recruitment of Respite & Support Workers.
  • Facilitate Respite & Support Worker orientations.
  • Supervise overall activities of House Parents.
  • Deliver an efficient, community-asset based approach to providing care.
  • Conduct weekly home visits to provide support and maintain awareness of homes.
  • Provide weekly reporting to CSH Administrative Assistant on which child(ren) have moved in/out of the CSH home(s) to ensure accurate placement tracking.
  • Conduct unannounced home visits at supervisor request.
  • Complete documentation of home visits and provide to CSH Supervisor as requested.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Grade 12 education and/or three years experience in similar industry.
  • Supervisory experience preferred but not mandatory.
  • Ability to effectively manage conflict.
  • Knowledge of Community-based resources.
  • Knowledge of the Child and Family Services (CFS) sector and legislation.
  • Demonstrate knowledge and/or understanding of Indigenous perspectives, First Nations culture and traditional philosophies.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to work in a community-based environment with a high attention to detail.
  • Strong proficiency in Microsoft Office, Word, Excel, Outlook and Internet.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills and ability to communicate in Ojibway.
  • Must have a valid Manitoba driver’s license and a reliable vehicle.
  • Must have a current satisfactory Child Abuse Registry Check, Criminal Record Check (including Vulnerable Sector Search) and Prior Contact Check as a condition of employment.

How to Apply: Send Resume, Cover Letter and Quote Competition # to:

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FAX: (204) 949-9413

WE THANK ALL WHO APPLY HOWEVER ONLY THOSE CANDIDATES SELECTED FOR AN INTERVIEW WILL BE CONTACTED. PREFERENCE WILL BE GIVEN TO INTERNAL CANDIDATES, SOUTHEAST COMMUNITY MEMBERS AND SELF-DECLARED CANDIDATES (INDIGENIOUS, INUIT OR METIS).