SVDN DTS – Foster Care Resource Worker (2022.04.29)

Sioux Valley Dakota Nation
Dakota Tiwahe Services
Foster Care Resource Worker
Full-time, Permanent
Location: Sioux Valley, MB
The Sioux Valley Dakota Oyate Government, pursuant to the Self government Agreements with Canada and the Province of Manitoba are undertaking the jurisdiction of Child and Family Services (CFS).
POSITION SUMMARY:

Dakota Tiwahe Services requires a Foster Care Resource Worker for the Sioux Valley Dakota Nation office. The position is responsible for providing a wide range of Foster Care Services.
DUTIES INCLUDE:
• Recruitment and selection
• Intakes
• Licensing
• Program development, training, and management
• Special rates, as well as other duties as assigned
QUALIFICATIONS:
• 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 time 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
• Fluency in the Dakota Language an asset
• Successful completion of a current Criminal Record Check with the Vulnerable Sector Section Query, Prior Contact Check, & Child Abuse Registry Check, or proof of submission of all required checks
PLEASE NOTE: Salary commensurate with education and experience. Applicants must submit with their application three written references that are not friends or family.
Competition Number: 202236
APPLICATION DEADLINE: Friday, April 29, 2022, at 4:00 p.m.
Submit Cover letter and Resume indicating Competition Number:
Human Resources Department
Sioux Valley Dakota Nation
P.O. Box 38
Griswold, Manitoba R0M 0S0
Phone: 204-855-2760 Fax: 204-855-2131
E-mail: hrapplications@svdngovernance.com

We thank all who apply but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.