Join a team that values your contributions and allows you to grow your career while utilizing your unique skills, creativity and passion for making a meaningful difference in the lives of urban Indigenous children, youth and families. In the role as Delegated Services Assistant, you will have the opportunity to:
Engage with children and youth in care, birth family members and caregivers
Provide case management assistance to delegated workers who maintain case management responsibility for service delivery
Build relationships with Indigenous communities across Canada
Support young people with their independence
Assist with the development of meaningful and fulsome Care Plans
WHAT YOU WILL BRING TO THE ROLE
Grade 12 education and at least 2 years’ certification/diploma or post-secondary education in a related discipline such as Social Work, Child & Youth Care or other human service equivalent.
At least 2 years’ experience working with children, youth and young adults who experience multiple barriers (multiple placements, homelessness, poverty, mental health, addiction, trauma, etc.).
Experience working within the urban Indigenous community or with urban Indigenous children, youth and families is preferred.
Current B.C. Class 5 Driver’s license, satisfactory driver’s abstract, adequate vehicle insurance including business coverage and access to a safe reliable vehicle.
Satisfactory Criminal Record Check.
WHAT WE HAVE TO OFFER
Competitive wages, comprehensive benefits and a matched RRSP contribution plan
A healthy working environment rooted in Indigenous ways of knowing and being
Flexible work schedules and leave opportunities that promote work/life/family balance
Physical wellness funds to support your overall well-being
Professional development and learning opportunities to enhance your skills
Wage: $48,770.29 – $55,150.43 annually, depending on experience.
Preference will be given to qualified applicants who self-identify as First Nations, Métis or Inuit as per Section 41 of the BC Human Rights Code.
Along with your resume, please submit a cover letter outlining why you are interested in this opportunity, what specific skills and experience you will bring and how your qualifications will make you successful in this role.
Apply online, or submit your resume and cover letter by email to: