DISTRICT CHILD WELFARE MANAGER

Child Welfare
DISTRICT CHILD WELFARE SERVICES MANAGER
1- Up to one year contract,
Location: Nipigon
Closing Date: January 16, 2019

The District Child Welfare Service Manager is responsible for managing the delivery of Child Welfare services; provides direction and supervision to Child Welfare staff; ensures consistency of standards within the Agency Mikinaak Service Model so that services and programs express the policies and procedures of Dilico, and are within the legal framework of the Child and Family Services Act. The District Child Welfare Service Manager, in conjunction with the Senior Management team, is responsible for ensuring the implementation of integrated service delivery from the point of intake to discharge for all children, youth, and families receiving services from Dilico.

Qualifications and Requirements:  A minimum three-year BSW or other three-year social services degree is required. A four-year HBSW is preferred; three (3) years or more managerial experience in Child Welfare protection services; direct service experience with Anishinabek children, youth families and communities. Candidates without the specific education qualifications, but who possess an appropriate combination of child welfare experience and other academic qualifications will also be considered.

    Hours of work: 35 hours per week.

    Must have: A satisfactory Criminal Records Search; the ability to work flexible hours; travel regularly and act on an “on call” basis as determined by the respective Director in relation to service requirements; have a valid Class “G” driver’s license; have access to a reliable personal vehicle, and have $1,000,000 liability vehicle insurance.

    For a detailed job description, please click here or contact Human Resources.

    Only those considered for an interview will be contacted. Dilico is committed to diversity in the workplace and encourages applicants from all qualified candidates. Dilico gives preference to Anishinabek people.