Generalist Social Worker (Full Time)

Description

HAIDA CHILD & FAMILY SERVICES SOCIETY
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

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY
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.”

Learn more about us at www.hcfss.bc.ca

 

How to Apply

To apply:
Please submit your resume with cover letter and 3 professional references to:
Karen Wainwright at karen.wainwright@hcfss.bc.ca
Phone: 250.626.7376