SVDN JPI – Wellness Worker – Case Coordinator (2022.02.25)

SIOUX VALLEY HEALTH CENTRE EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY
WELLNESS WORKER/CASE COORDINATOR
JORDAN’S PRINCIPLE
JOB SUMMARY:

The Jordan’s Principle Wellness Worker/Case Coordinator will work collaboratively to engage children, youth and families; provide Jordan’s Principle programming to assist families, youth and the community. The Jordan’s Principle Wellness Worker/Case Coordinator functions as a member of an interdisciplinary team member under the direction of the Jordan’s Principle Case Manager.
DUTIES
• Develop, implement and evaluate case management policies and procedures
• Analyze, monitor and evaluate programs and activities, while working collaboratively with other organizations
• Develop program and activity proposals, as well as deliver a variety of community workshops and presentations
• Work with youth and families to develop wellness plans
QUALIFICATIONS
• Degree in Counselling, Social Work or have minimum three years experience in mental health, addictions or related field
• Considerable recent experience in a community-based mental health and addictions with a youth focus, as well as provide support to youth in the areas of trauma, violence, abuse, addictions, including residential school trauma support
• Experience in providing services to individuals in conflict with the law an asset
• Experience providing Dakota traditional land-based recreation and programming
• Experience working a case management model of care
• Knowledge of and experience working successfully in a First Nation community an asset
• Knowledge of Indigenous history with formal justice, residential and child welfare systems and familiarity with First Nations history, culture, goals and aspirations is required for success in this position
• Supervisory skills will be an asset
• Must be able to work a flexible schedule
• Valid Manitoba driver’s license and reliable vehicle
• Subject to Criminal Record Check and Child Abuse Registry check
• Knowledge of the Dakota traditions, customs and language will be an asset.
COMPETITION NUMBER: 202213
APPLICATION DEADLINE: Friday, February 25th, 2022, at 4:00 p.m.
Submit cover letter and resume indicating competition number to:
Human Resources Department
Sioux Valley Dakota Nation
P.O. Box 38
Griswold MB R0M 0S0
Ph.: 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.