SVDN DTS – Prevention Worker (2022.04.11)

SVDN Dakota Tiwahe Services
Prevention Worker
Full-time, Permanent

POSITION SUMMARY: 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). The Dakota Tiwahe Services Inc. has been developed to address the need for protecting Sioux Valley Dakota Nation families and children. The Prevention Worker will provide support to the clientele of Dakota Tiwahe Services Inc.
• Provide direct services in family support, and prevention/protection services to children and their families
• Ensure to be sensitive, compassionate, and professional in all areas relating to CFS program needs, issues, and concerns
• Apply a holistic approach to individual, family, and community healing/development by honoring and being knowledgeable about the inner connectedness of the emotional, mental, spiritual, and physical aspects
• Oversee the development/implementation of prevention, child protection, and family support service initiatives
• Minimum Grade 12 Education with at least 2 years experience in the Social Services field
• Demonstrated knowledge of collateral services/community resources and how to access
• Good time management and organizational skills
• Minimum of 2 years working with children and families
• Proficient with Microsoft programs (Outlook, Word, Excel, Access, and PowerPoint)
• Demonstrated organizational skills, the ability to work independently and as a team, as well as need strong communication skills
• Ability to respect and promote confidentiality
• Must be able to work a flexible work schedule
• Valid Manitoba drivers license and reliable vehicle
• Successful completion of Criminal Record Check and Vulnerable Sector Search & Child Abuse Registry Check, or proof of submission
Competition Number: 202230
APPLICATION DEADLINE: Monday, April 11, 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

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