Child Protection Worker

Full Time | North Battleford, SASKATCHEWAN | 5 months | Deadline: 25 May 2018
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Job Summary

Full Time
$29.931 - $37.510

Job Description


Child Protection Worker - HUM007737 
Employment Type:  Permanent Full-time
Location(s)
:  SK--NorthBattleford and Area-North Battleford   
Ministry
:  036 Social Services
Salary Range:  $29.931 - $37.510 Hourly
Salary Supplement:  included in hourly salary range (in-scope)
Grade:  SGEU.09.



The Centre Service Area in North Battleford requires a permanent Child Protection Worker to provide services under the Authority of The Child and Family Services Act and The Adoption Act . You will provide a range of services designed to provide protective, preventative and support services to children and their families using The Family Centered Case Management Model of practice.
 
In this position, you will be responsible for investigating allegations of neglect, physical or sexual abuse, and assessing family functioning, determining risk factors to the children's safety, implementing intervention plans and providing support services to the family, as required.
 
When necessary, you will initiate Family Court proceedings and work through this process with the family. In cases where the children are admitted to the care of the Ministry, you will manage their needs, including placement in foster and alternate resources, assessment and treatment planning to ensure that individual health, social psychological and education needs are met and preparation to return home.
 
Children placed in care on a long-term basis will necessitate long-term care and planning. This process often includes working in co-operation with First Nation Child and Family Service agencies.
 
To qualify for this position you will possess a Bachelor of Social Work, Bachelor of Indian Social Work, or an equivalent Social Work degree from an accredited university as approved by the SASW/CASW or CASWE. The successful candidate will be legally eligible to operate a vehicle, required to travel, work flexible hours in the evening and on weekends, and transport children (and parents) in service delivery.
 
Candidates must clearly indicate in their covering letter or resume where they have acquired their education, knowledge, skills, abilities. Selection of candidates will be assessed based on this information.
  
To learn more about Social Services, please visit the following website: https://www.saskatchewan.ca/government/government-structure/ministries/social-services
 
 


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Hours of Work:  B - SGEU Field 37.33 - work a total of 37.33 hours/week, averaged over 4 weeks
Number of Openings
:  1



Closing Date

:  May 25, 2018, 1:59:00 AM

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