Family Support Worker Job Openings by Yukon Government in Whitehorse


Yukon Government Recruitment 2020 - Yukon Government is seeking the candidates to apply Family Support Worker, that will be placed in Whitehorse. You will receive a better chance along with safer dwell in the future. Signing up for this enterprise makes a person can reach the purpose simpler in addition to help the current dream be realized.

To help the company perspective and mission comes on right Yukon Government is actually started on fresh placement since July 2020. Everyone who are interested answering this particular vacant, please take a part in this Family Support Worker recruitment. If you are one which might load requirements, you can try to see further info about Family Support Worker Job Openings below.

Yukon Government Recruitment 2020

Family Support Worker Job Opening in Whitehorse

This posting will be used to fill three (3) full time permanent positions, working 75 hours bi-weekly.

Working as a Family Support Worker, you will be responsible for providing and maintaining home-based support services to families and children. This position assesses the risk of abuse and collaborates with parents to reduce the identified risk. This position assists in strengthening the parent-child relationship by improving parenting skills. The Family Support Worker will assist in mentoring and training new FSW’s when necessary.

For more information about this position, please contact Ian MacDonald, Supervisor Family Services at [email protected]

For more information about the application or selection process, please contact Sachin Shetty, HR Consultant at [email protected]

Please do not email resumes to the email address above; resumes may only be accepted through E-Recruitment.

For more information on how to apply go to: https://yukon.ca/en/employment


Essential Qualifications

Please submit your resume clearly demonstrating how you meet the following qualifications – specifically how your work experiences and related duties align with the essential qualifications shown below. Ensure a month/year format is used for each work experience. Note that selection for further consideration will be based solely on the information you provide in your resume.

Completion of Social Work Degree or Social Services Diploma;
Experience working collaboratively with parents to strengthen the parent-child relationship by improving parenting skills;
Experience identifying and assessing the risk of families and children using the child protection lens;
Experience assisting parents in learning problem-solving and coping skills by teaching and modelling appropriate and positive parenting and life skills, and
Experience facilitating groups.

Candidates who have education, training, and/or experience equivalent to the essential qualifications listed above may be equally considered.

Desired Knowledge, Skills and Suitability

Candidates should have and may be assessed on:

Proven ability to build rapport and trust in relationships with clients, collaterals and stakeholders;
A commitment to providing the best service possible;
Ability to work independently and as part of a team Excellent organization, communication and problem-solving skills;
Understanding of the values and practice of strength-based, family centred services;
Understanding of child protection and Child and Family Services Act, and
Understanding of Yukon First Nation Culture Self-reflective practice.

Additional Information:

Conditions of pre-employment:

Criminal record check with Vulnerable Sector
Valid Yukon class 5 driver’s licence or equivalent
Negative result on TB screening

Job Requirements:

Willingness to work evenings and weekends

Eligibility List 12 months Post Date 29 June 2020 Close Date 27 July 2020

As one of the leading companies in Canada, Yukon Government offers variety of opportunities for employees to grow and make them as future leaders of the professional and disciplined. Yukon Government also offers a dynamic work environment in order to encourage employees to give optimally, and at the same time, you are able to learn new skills and erudition through the company programs.

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