COMMUNITY NOTICE-EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY-RESPITE WORKER

respite worker JP

10 Oct COMMUNITY NOTICE-EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY-RESPITE WORKER

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY

 

Department/Unit:

JP/CFI

 

 

Position:

Respite Worker

 

 

Employment Type:

Part Time Flexible Hours

 

Salary:

 

DOQ

 

Jordan Principle/Child First Initiative is a newly funded Program to help provide support and respond to children with complex needs and their families.  These services, including assessment, treatment and respite, should significantly contribute to the well-being of children and their families by ensuring that all children achieve their full potential.

POSITION SUMMARY:  The Respite position will be an excellent opportunity for a highly motivated individual willing to take initiative and join a multi-disciplinary team in meeting the developmental needs of children and their families.  The successful candidate will be responsible for providing scheduled and emergency respite/support to families.

QUALIFICATIONS AND SKILLS REQUIRED:

  • Child development background with minimum three years experience preferred
  • Valid Manitoba Driver’s License and a reliable vehicle
  • Ability to plan and implement recreational and social activities/outings for children
  • Must be able to work weekends, evenings and some nights
  • Must be able to work professionally and maintain strict confidentiality at all times
  • Ability to work as a team member and take initiative
  • Willing to submit to random drug and alcohol testing
  • Proven record of punctuality and reliability

 

Brokenhead Ojibway Nations offers a competitive compensation package.  Preference will be given to qualified First Nation persons.  We thank all who apply and advise only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.

Application deadline:  October 20, 2017

Submit resume & cover letter to:

 

Susan Fredborg                                                                                            Fax to:

Human Resources Manager                                                                            (204) 766-2021

Brokenhead Ojibway Nation

Box 180                                                                                                        Email:

Scanterbury, Manitoba  R0E 1W0                                                                   sfredborg@bon261.net

 

 

The Brokenhead Ojibway Nation is committed to equity in employment.                                              Date posted:  October 6, 2017

 

The successful candidate must undergo and provide a Child Abuse Registry and Criminal Check prior to starting