7-Up to one year contracts,
Location: Thunder Bay
Closing Date: Open until filled
The Residential Worker is responsible for establishing a safe nurturing family setting environment in an agency operated foster home setting. The primary responsibility of this position is to provide parent model care for a child that is consistent with the philosophy, approach, goals, and learning environment established by Dilico Anishinabek Family Care.
Qualifications and Requirements: A minimum two-year Human Services Diploma is required. A three- year Child and Youth Worker diploma is preferred. A minimum two years’ experience with Anishinabek Children and Youth in a residential care setting; preferably Child Welfare experience; 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: (FT) 36 hours per week
(PT) 24 hours per week
Must have: A satisfactory Criminal Records Search; ability to work flexible hours and travel regularly as determined by the Alternative Care Manager in relation to service requirements; a valid class “G” Driver’s License and have access to a reliable personal vehicle and have $1,000,000 liability vehicle insurance.
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Only those considered for an interview will be contacted. Dilico is committed to diversity in the workplace and encourages applications from all qualified candidates. Dilico gives preference to Anishinabek people.