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Rainy River First Nations
Invites applications for the position of

The Manager of Family Services is a full-time permanent position.
The Manager of Family Services provides leadership and day-today direction for all Family Services team functions. The Family
Services team consists of a Family Counsellor, Family Services Worker,
Customary Care Worker, Family Preservation Worker, Child-inCare Worker and Program Support Worker. The Manager of Family
Services reports to the Manager of Administration in all aspects of
job functions.

  • Master’s Degree in Social Work or other relevant field from an

accredited University is preferred;

  • Bachelor degree in Social Work or other relevant field from an

accredited university is necessary;

  • A combination of 10 years’ progressive Child Welfare experience

and other post-secondary education and training may be considered;

  • Thorough knowledge of the Child and Family Services Act (Part 2

and 3) and regulations, provincial court applications, especially in
the application of Part X relating to Customary Care of Rainy River
First Nations;

  • Five (5) years’ experience and knowledge of the Weechi-it-te-win’s

Service Delivery Model, policy and guidelines;

  • Five (5) years’ experience of client counselling and staff supervision,

program management, some of which must have been in Ontario.

  • Successful candidate must provide a current Driver’s Abstract,

current Criminal Reference Check, including Vulnerable Sector
Screening satisfactory to the First Nation;

  • Must sign and abide by the Oath of Confidentiality;
  • Must adhere to the Rainy River First Nations Drug Testing Policy;
  • Possess First Aid/CPR Certificate or obtain within one (1) month

of hire;

  • Ability to work flexible work hours, which will include evenings

and weekends;

  • Must have valid Driver’s License and access to vehicle.

Deadline to apply: Wednesday May 23rd, 2018 at 4:00 PM.
Application MUST include cover letter, current resume, and three
employment-related references (two must be from past or current
supervisors), with written authorization to contact references to:
James Pavier
Rainy River First Nations
Box 450, Emo, ON P0W 1E0
Fax: (807) 482-2603 Email:
The Rainy River First Nation is an equal opportunity employer.
Accommodation is available for applicants with disabilities
in the recruitment process upon request.