Case Aide 2021-CC-008 ID: 67457

Deadline Date: 2021/12/31

Location:  Thunder Bay

Position Overview:
Case Aides work with local Tikinagan staff to help families and children in the community. Case Aide Workers also make a valuable contribution to the well-being of individual children or families and to community as a whole. The work of Case Aides and all our staff is guided by our Mamow Obiki-ahwahsoowin Service Model – everyone working together to raise our children.

Posting Date:
 Thunder Bay
Start Date:
 $48,989 - $58,546
Number of positions:
Days of work:

Duties include, but are not limited to:
• Providing supervision with structured activities for children in care, until a suitable placement can be found
• Working one on one with a child who is placed with a foster family, to provide support for that child
• Transporting and/or supervising children in Tikinagan care to attend medical appointments, family visits, etc.
• Providing assistance with community events or crisis response such as cooking, serving or transportation
• Ensuring case notes and log book documentation are completed


Qualifications Desired:
• This employer promotes equal employment opportunities for all applicants. Persons of First Nations Ancestry will be given preference (OHRC, Part II, Special Employment). We invite applicants to Self-Identify if Indigenous, Metis or Inuit.
• Knowledge of and lived experience with the Aboriginal culture, including land-based activities, spiritual understanding, importance of Elders, etc.
• Creativity in problem-solving and empathetic towards children and families. Education/experience in social services or child welfare is an asset, but not required.
• Experience working with high-risk or special needs children would be an asset, but not required
• Strong verbal and written communication skills
• Ability to speak Ojicree or Ojibway is a very strong asset, but not required
• First Aid Certification is an asset, but not required
• Professional integrity and the ability to maintain strict confidentiality is essential
• Valid driver’s license is preferred
• Must be willing and able to travel
• Proof of Covid 19 Vaccination required

Closing Date/Apply by:
How To Apply:

TO APPLY: Send your job application/resume to the Hiring Committee and include the Competition Number or the name of the position you are applying for:
• BY MAIL: P.O. Box 627, Sioux Lookout, ON P8T 1B1 OR
• BY FAX: (807) 737-4550 OR
• DROP OFF YOUR APPLICATION AT ANY OF OUR OFFICES (ask the receptionist to fax your application to Human Resources)

Employer Contact Information

Contact Name:
 Laurie Fisher
Position Title:
 HR Specialist
Company Name:
 Tikinagan Child and Family Services
Postal Code:
Web Address:

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