Residential Placement Desk Worker 2021-RES-012 ID: 67469

Deadline Date: 2021/12/31

Location:  Sioux Lookout

Posting Date:
City:
Sioux Lookout
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Type:
 Full-Time
Hours:
 
Wage:
 $48,989 - $58,546
Number of positions:
 1
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The Placement Desk Worker is under the direct supervision of and reports to the Direct Services Supervisor. The Placement Desk Worker's primary responsibilities are to establish relationships with the foster parents in the agency foster homes; have a thorough knowledge of Outside Placement Resources operating in Northwestern Ontario and the application processes; assist with finding placements for children/youth requiring specialized resources, including foster homes, group care and Outside Placement Resources; and, ensure appropriate documentation is completed in a timely manner.

Qualifications:
 

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.
• Experience in child welfare is an asset.
• Knowledge of Residential Care Licensing Standards is an asset.
• Must be able to maintain confidentiality.
• Possess skills in planning, organizing, problem-solving, communication, and decision-making.
• Basic understanding of the Child, Youth and Family Services Act.
• Experience with special needs and high risk children and crisis intervention is an asset.
• Must: have a valid Ontario Driver's License
• Must be willing and able to travel
• The ability to speak one of the Nishnawbe-Aski language dialects is considered an asset.
• Successful applicant will be required to provide verification of both Covid-19 vaccinations

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Closing Date/Apply by:
 2021/12/31
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
• BY EMAIL: HR@tikinagan.org 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
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Phone:
 807-323-4098
E-mail:
 LaurieF@Tikinagan.org
Web Address:
 None
 

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