Printed on: April 9, 2020

Early Years Worker

Employer Ktunaxa Kinbasket Child and Family Services Society
Salary
Terms Permanent F/T
Start Date
Requirements QUALIFICATIONS:

• Degree in Child and Youth Care preferred.
• Combination of education and experience may be considered.
• One to two (1-2) years of related experience.
• Working knowledge of Child Development.
• Experience working with families at risk.
• Ability to work independently and within a team.
• Sound knowledge of aboriginal issues both historical and current in British Columbia and Canada.
• A commitment to confidentiality.
• A valid drivers’ license and reliable vehicle available at work.
• Ability to work collaboratively and effectively.
• Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
• Commitment to life-long learning.
• Self-direction, flexibility and creativity.


Duties DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

• Provide early childhood educational resources, preventative services, and parenting skills to individuals, children and families.
• Support child care settings and make recommendations to develop and implement inclusion of children with additional support needs through consultation, guiding support workers, modelling and educating.
• Complete home visits with clients, throughout the Ktunaxa Nation territory.
• Conduct needs assessments, and/ or child-based developmental screenings and assessments;
• Assist with the development of individual or family plans.
• Follow case management procedures.
• Liaise with community child and family services and health professionals.
• Liaise with outside agencies.
• Update and maintain confidential client files.
• Provide monthly reports to supervisor on caseloads.
• Make referrals for other identified services needed for clients through KKCFSS.
• Attend staff meetings.
• Attend workshops and training as assigned by the supervisor to enhance case management knowledge.
• Assist in the planning and facilitation of a variety of workshops, events and gatherings.


To Apply Please use the contact information as directed in the listing.
Résumé Via Email
Contact Name Jaime Vienneau
Address 7472 Mission Road
Location Cranbrook
Phone (250) 489-4563
Fax
E-Mail kkcfss-hr@ktunaxa.org
Website
Date Posted 2020-01-27
Date Ending 2020-02-17