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Title Casual Support/Respite Workers
LocationPeguis and Winnipeg, Manitoba
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CASUAL RESPITE/SUPPORT WORKER (POOL)

Location: BOTH WINNIPEG & PEGUIS, MB

 

Peguis Child and Family Services are currently compiling a pool of casual workers that will provide support and respite for Service Providers. The respite worker/support worker is responsible for providing a full range of services that may include: assisting the Service Provider’s with support in the home, providing respite as well as transportation.

 

The Respite/Support Worker will be required to:

  • Be a positive role model;
  • Work closely with the Foster Parent and/or Agency staff to provide the designated services;
  • Provide guidance to youth (life skills, self-care techniques, communication skills, budgeting, nutrition, etc.);
  • Escort clients to appointments;
  • Document and report all contact with clients in a timely matter.

 

Qualifications:

  • Current First Aid/CPR Certificate;
  • Foster Parent Orientation and Little Warriors ‘Prevent It’ Training is an asset.
  • Minimum of one year experience in the field of Child and Family Services;
  • Valid Class 5 Driver’s License and an insured vehicle (with $2,000,000 liability) are required;
  • Flexibility to work on short notice and in the evenings and/or on weekends;
  • Demonstrated organizational, problem-solving and interpersonal skills with effective verbal and written communication skills;
  • Exceptional crisis intervention and risk assessment skills;
  • Proficiency in computers – Microsoft Office is required; knowledge of CFSIS is an asset.
  • Knowledge of the Manitoba Child and Family Services Act;
  • First Nation applicants are encouraged to self-identify as being of First Nations descent

 

Applicants must provide a current and satisfactory Criminal Record Check and a Child Abuse Registry Check.

 

Application deadline:  OPEN UNTIL FILLED

 

We thank all who apply however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.  Qualified applicants are encouraged to submit their resumes, cover letters, three references and record checks to:

 

Human Resources

Peguis Child and Family Services Inc.

Box 610  Peguis, Manitoba  R0C 3J0

Fax:  (204) 645-2558

Email: jynx.munro@peguiscfs.org

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Title CHILD AND FAMILY SERVICES (CFS) SOCIAL WORKER
LocationWinnipeg, Manitoba
Job Information

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY
CHILD AND FAMILY SERVICES (CFS) SOCIAL WORKER
Location: WINNIPEG, MB

Peguis Child and Family Services Inc requires two (2) CHILD AND FAMILY SERVICES (CFS) SOCIAL WORKERS. The workers will be responsible for providing a full range of Child Protection and Family Support Services.

Qualifications:
 Bachelor of Social Work Degree; alternatively a Post-secondary degree in a related field with at least 2 years direct CFS experience may be considered.
 Registration (RSW) with the Manitoba College of Social Workers is required.
 Minimum of two years experience in the field of Child and Family Services or equivalent social services field.
 Knowledge of the Manitoba Child and Family Services Act.
 Demonstrate organizational, problem-solving and interpersonal skills with effective verbal and written communication skills.
 Exceptional crisis intervention and risk assessment skills.
 Knowledge of collateral services / community resources and how to access are required.
 Proficiency in computers – specifically Child and Family Services Information System (CFSIS), Microsoft Office and the Intake Module System.
 Valid class 5 driver’s license and a vehicle are required.
 First Nation applicants are encouraged to self identify as being of First Nations descent.

Applicants must provide a current and satisfactory Criminal Record Check and a Child Abuse Registry Check.
DEADLINE EXTENDED: OPEN UNTIL FILLED

We thank all who apply however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Qualified interested applicants should submit their resume, cover letter, record checks & 3 references to:

Human Resources Department
Peguis Child and Family Services
Box 610 Peguis, Manitoba R0C 3J0
Fax: (204) 645-2558
Email: jynxmunro@peguiscfs.org

Apply Now