Lac La Ronge Indian Child & Family Services Agency
REQUIRES One (1):
Child Protection Worker
In La Ronge, Saskatchewan

Position Description/Summary:
Child Protection Worker reports to the Children Services Supervisor. The primary objective is to investigate all complaints of child abuse & neglect to determine the need for intervention services with a view to preserving the family.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Be an Officer Under the Child & Family Services Act, for the Province of Saskatchewan.
  • Assesses the presence of risk factors to the children and families according to the Ministry of Social Services, Structured Decision-Making process.
  • Complete all case plans, documentation, and legal agreements in accordance with the Family Centered Case Management Manual.
  • Provides intervention services and problem-solving solutions to address the identified risk factors.
  • Actively participate with Prevention Services in family group conferencing, case conferences, and case planning.
  • Referring to appropriate agencies for specific needs such as counseling services, addictions treatment, child assessment, etc.
  • To prepare all required documentation for and attend Family Services Court as required.
  • Ensures that all files and documentation are up-to-date and accurate.
  • Apprehension of children when necessary
  • Provide informational sessions regarding ICFS to the community as directed.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Requirements:

  • BSW or BISW
  • Must be able to provide a recent and satisfactory Criminal Record, Child Abuse Record, and Driver’s Abstract Clearance
  • Must possess a valid Class 5 Driver’s License.
ICFS offers a comprehensive benefits package.

DEADLINE FOR APPLICANTS:                     Monday, July 22nd, 2024

PLEASE FORWARD RESUMES TO:
Human Resources
Indian Child & Family Services Agency
P.O. Box 1739
La Ronge SK. S0J 1L0
Phone:  (306) 425-5511
Fax:      (306) 425-5335
E-Mail: ltendido@icfs.ca

Submit cover letter and resume with: two (2) professional references and one (1) reference from your most recent supervisorCover letter must indicate permission to contact references. ICFS thanks all interested applicants; however, only those chosen for an interview will be contacted.