Position: TFC Support Workers – Competition #2021-57
Condition: Casual
Department: Therapeutic Foster Care
Location: Winnipeg/Rural
Closing Date: OPEN UNTIL FILLED

OVERVIEW: The Shawenim Abinoojii Therapeutic Foster Care Program requires individuals to provide support services for children and youth from 0-17 years of age in placement homes. These positions require training, education and/or experience in the helping field. The successful support worker will work alongside the foster parent to provide a nurturing home environment.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Support the foster parent with providing day-to-day caring for the children and youth this includes ensuring physical, mental spiritual and emotional needs are met.
  • Be a healthy role model and a source of guidance for the development of the children and youth and daily life and social skills.
  • Support the operation of the home with providing light housekeeping, shopping, or relevant tasks as requested by the foster parent.
  • Provide a friendly and supportive atmosphere by developing appropriate strategies to support the children and youth in managing their behavior.
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with children, youth, staff, parents, and guardians.
  • Maintain clear and concise file recordings for each shift. Provide incident reports, as necessary.
  • Attend all required training provided by, or offered through Shawenim Abinoojii Inc.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Previous experience working with children and youth.
  • Demonstrated abilities in conflict resolution, showing initiative and good judgement, organizational and time management skills.
  • Current First Aid/CPR and NVCI is an asset but can be completed upon employment.
  • Valid class 5 driver’s license and willingness to travel.
  • Must provide a current satisfactory criminal record (including Vulnerable Sector), Child Abuse Registry and Prior Contact Checks as a condition of employment.

WORK SCHEDULE:

Schedule will be Day, Evening, or Night on an 8 hour, 10 hour, 12 hour shifts.

For the best results please apply directly through bamboohr.com using the following link:

https://saihr.bamboohr.com/jobs/view.php?id=22

Or you can send your resume, and cover letter to:

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FAX: (204) 949-9413
Please quote the Competition #2021-57

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).