Generalist Social Worker (Full Time)

Company

HAIDA CHILD & FAMILY SERVICES SOCIETY

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: September 10, 2021

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

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

Closing Date

Sep 10, 2021

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