Generalist Social Worker (Full Time)


Gaw Tlagee Old Massett Office
Box 86, 247 Eagle Rd
Gaw Tlagee Old Massett, BC V0T 1M0
Phone: 250-626-5257

HIGaagilda Skidegate Office
Box 1298, 162 2nd Avenue
HIGaagilda Skidegate, BC V0T 1S1
Phone: 250-559-8400

Position: Generalist Social Worker, full time
Location: Gaw Tlagee Old Massett

Wage: Grid level – as per Aboriginal Services Collective Agreement
Application deadline: OPEN UNTIL FILLED

Position Summary:
Haida Child and Family Services is a Delegated C3 agency. We offer programs which
support and maintain families on a voluntary basis. The Generalist Social Worker will
work closely with the Director of Practice to provide a variety of services to families,
including advocacy, preventive services and referrals to appropriate resources to
assist with the preservation of the family.

Qualifications and Experience:
 Knowledge of Haida culture, history and the implications of colonization for
indigenous children, youth, families and communities.
 Must demonstrate flexibility and leadership abilities.
 Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work; or equivalent related degree with two years
or more experience.
 All candidates must have a valid BC Driver’s License and possess their own
vehicle which must be suitable to transport clients on occasion on Haida Gwaii.
 Ability to balance competing priorities and work under pressure.
 Ability to work effectively remotely.
 Be willing to, or already possess, C3 delegation.
 Must complete a Solicitor General criminal records check.
 “Pursuant to Section 41 of the BC Human Rights Code, preference may be
given to qualified applicants of Aboriginal ancestry.”

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How to Apply

To apply:
Please submit your resume with cover letter and 3 professional references to:
Karen Wainwright at
Phone: 250.626.7376