RESIDENTIAL WORKERS

Child Welfare
RESIDENTIAL WORKERS
Support Services
6-Up to One Year Contract, Thunder Bay
Closing Date: Open unitl 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 and where the position does not require certified qualification to practice, but who possess an appropriate combination of child welfare experience and other academic qualifications will also be considered.
Hours of Work:   36 hours per week                                         
Must have:  A satisfactory Criminal Records Search; ability to work flexible hours and travel regularly as determined by the Alternative Care 4  Manager in relation to service requirements; must possess a valid Standard First Aid/CPR Certificate or be willing to obtain one; a valid class “G” Driver’s License and have access to a reliable personal vehicle and have $1,000,000 liability vehicle insurance.
 
For a detailed job description please click here contact Human Resources.
 
Please forward cover letter, resume and employment application to:
Recruitment
Dilico Anishinabek Family Care
200 Anemki Place
Fort William First Nation, ON   P7J 1L6
Telephone: (807) 623-8511
Email: dilico%23com|recruitment
 
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.