Family Support Worker - Portage Urban Services Office (DOCFS)

Family Support Worker - Portage Urban Services Office (DOCFS)

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Dakota Ojibway Child & Family Services AgencyPosition: Family Support Worker 
Agency: Dakota Ojibway Child & Family Services

Location: Portage Urban Services Office  
Closing Date: November 30, 2018 @ 4:30 pm

Salary commensurate with education and experience. All applicants must submit with their application a current Criminal Record Check (with Vulnerable Section Query), Prior Check, and Child Abuse Registry Check. Interested parties should apply in writing including three written references to:

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Qualifications/ Requirements: 

  • The family support worker will provide assistance / support to families in need through training in home-making and child care, and monitoring family progress. Transportation to visits, supervises visits, participates in recreational/cultural activities for the children in care. The family support worker is responsible to the Supervisor
  • Knowledge and/or experience in Child and Family Services
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills are required
  • Must have computer skills, with the ability to provide reports
  • Valid driver’s license, access to a vehicle and willing to travel
  • Good time management and organizational skills
  • Excellent work record/history
  • Demonstrated knowledge and respect for the Dakota and Ojibway culture and traditional philosophy
  • Ability to speak Dakota and/or Ojibway a definite asset

We thank all who apply, however, only those selected for interviews will be contacted.


Interested parties should apply in writing to:

Fax: (204) 834-2306

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