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Weechi-it-te-win Family Services Inc.
Invites applications for the position(s) of

COMMUNITY SUPPORT TECHNICIAN
– (1) POSITION
GENERAL DESCRIPTION:
The Community Support Technician (CST) is a full time permanent professional
position. The CST is responsible for assisting respective Community Care
teams to build capacity in all areas of team activities. The CST is the primary
liaison between the agency and the First Nation Community Care Teams.
The CST ensures that the child welfare services provided by the First Nation
Community Care Teams are managed and delivered in accordance with the
agency’s commitment to a bi-cultural practice model and all applicable
Ministry, Agency and First Nation standards, by ensuring the Community
Codes of the First Nations are considered. The CST will assist the First Nation
Community Care Teams with mentoring, training and capacity building
initiatives in the area of the child welfare prevention and protection services,
to maximize service delivery functions and outcomes for children and
their families. The CST will conduct quarterly assessment review and make
recommendations to the Naaniigaan Abinoojii Manager for consideration
of overall decentralized model and enhancement opportunities for their
respective First Nations.
RESPONSIBILITY
The Community Support Technician will report to the Naaniigaan Abinoojii
Manager.
QUALIFICATIONS
1. Bachelor Degree in Social Work from an accredited university; or
Diploma in Social Services with experience working with families;
2. Working knowledge of the CYFSA and comprehensive knowledge of
Customary Care practices and applications;
3. A minimum of 2 years of experience in case management and the
provision of family preservation services;
4. Knowledge and experience in traditional and contemporary healing
practices and experience;
5. Working knowledge of Weechi-it-te-win’s service delivery model, and its
policies and procedures
6. Experience in and/or commitment to the development of alternative,
non- punitive, healing approaches that are derived from traditional
Anishinaabe culture.
7. Ability to demonstrate and promote the Naaniigaan Abinoojii best
practice for children and their families,
8. Ability to demonstrate a well-balanced work ethic and personal lifestyle.
Application must include:
✓ Cover Letter – signed and dated
✓ Resume
✓ Three references (one must be employment related) along
with written permission to contact references

  • Applications submitted without all above required documentation

will not be considered

  • Only those selected for an interview will be contacted
  • Complete job descriptions available upon request

Submit Applications to:
DEADLINE TO SUBMIT APPLICATION:
Candace Morrisseau
Tuesday, October 15, 2019 4:00 pm
P.O. Box 812
Fort Frances, ON P9A 3N1
Phone number: (807) 274-3201 ext. 4021
Fax number: (807) 274-8435
candace.morrisseau@weechi.ca