Jordan’s Principle Service Coordinator (Full Time)

Company

HAIDA CHILD & FAMILY SERVICES SOCIETY

Description

Start wage $35.02 per hour, Union wage

A Jordan’s Principle Service Coordinator is to provide knowledgeable support to assist First Nations children and parents/guardians with case management, intake, assessment, and coordination to navigate the full range of federal and provincial health, social and education services and support to address their needs.

  • Serves as a point of contact for (a) Aboriginal children and families on Haida Gwaii, (b) health care providers, and (c) First Nations communities and organization who are requesting support directly related to children and youth.

REPORTS TO:  Director of Operations

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor degree in Social Work, Health field, or related field of study
  • A significant combination of education and/or experience related to social work, health care services; and/or education
  • Experience in Case Management is required
  • Excellent communication skills both oral and written
  • Computer literacy for Microsoft Word, Excel and other computer programs as required
  • Knowledge of social, economic, and political issues affecting Haida communities is required
  • Knowledge of the traditional language an asset
  • Knowledge of Indigenous culture in general and Haida culture and history in particular
  • Knowledge of how culture impacts the development of individuals and communities
  • Working knowledge of federal, provincial and indigenous organization mandated to provide health, counselling and Child and Family Services.
  • Successful completion of a Criminal Records Check
  • Must have a valid BC Drivers License.
  • “Pursuant to Section 41 of the BC Human Rights Code, preference may be given to qualified applicants of Aboriginal ancestry.”

How to Apply

Those interested please submit: Cover letter, resume and 3 professional references.

Email to: Karen.Wainwright@hcfss.bc.ca

Questions please call: (250) 626-5257    Fax: (250)-626-5287 View Us at: www.hcfss.bc.ca