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:
EMAIL ashley.catcheway@peguiscfs.org

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

 

OUR MISSION

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.

RESPONSIBILITIES WILL INCLUDE, BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO:

  • 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

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • 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

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE

  • 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.