Customary Care Assistant

Customary Care Assistant

Competition No. 2021-323
Position: Customary Care Assistant
Salary: Based on Experience
Conditions: Contract
Department: Child and Family Services
Location: Winnipeg Outreach Office
Date Posted: March 23, 2021

Closing Date: Tuesday, April 6, 2021 @ 5:00 pm


HOW TO APPLY: Send resume and cover letter along with all checks (stipulated below) to:

FAX: (204) 632-7226 PHONE: (204) 632-5404 



Our mission is to provide child protection and family services to Peguis First Nation membership and to all other nations that may request our services.


  • Office Administration Diploma or Secretary training;
  • A related secretarial certificate, with an equivalent combination of education and experience will be considered;
  • Proficiency in computers, specificially iMac


  • Knowledge of First Nations Culture, Values and Traditions an asset;
  • Good communication skills with First Nation Elders;
  • Knowledge of the Seven Sacred Teachings;
  • Good time management and organizational skills;
  • Knowledge of the Manitoba Child and Family Services Act;
  • Demonstrate organizational, problem-solving and interpersonal skills with effective verbal and written communication skills;
  • Knowledge of collateral services / community resources and how to access are required;
  • Valid class 5 driver’s license and a vehicle are required;
  • Exceptional organizing and time-management skills;
  • Proficiency in iMac – _specifically Microsoft Office;
  • Maintain a high degree of professionalism, courteousness, and friendliness, self-motivated and a dedicated team player;
  • 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 and Adult Abuse Registry Check


  • Administrative/clerical studies an asset
  • Minimum of two years experience
  • Grade 12 High School Diploma

We thank all candidates for their interest however, only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.