Overview

Government of Saskatchewan Child Protection, Case Assistant Temporary in Estevan, SK

Government of Saskatchewan

Branch Estevan SK CA

Position:
Child Protection, Case Assistant
Location:
Estevan, SK

The successful candidate can work out of either office. Child Protection, Case Assistant….

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HUM005416

Employment Type

:

SGEU Term 9 months or more

Location(s)

:

SK–Estevan and Area-Estevan

Ministry

:

036 Social Services

Salary Range

:

$22.280 – $27.923

Hourly

Grade

:

SGEU.06.

The Ministry of Social Services, Child and Family Services, has a challenging opportunity for an energetic, creative and motivated individual for the Weyburn and Estevan area. The successful candidate can work out of either office.

As a Child Protection Case Assistant, you will provide operational support to a child protection unit. Under the direction of the Child Protection Supervisor, you will explore options for placement of the child; arrange and supervise visits; transport children to and from placements; make referrals for support services for family; coordinate case conferences; research case files and provide background information to support and implement established expectations for the child, family, extended family and others. You may also be responsible for accompanying case workers to investigate instances of children in need of protection by observing and recording interviews, assist in assessing risks to child safety, and making recommendations to ensure the safety of the child.

As the successful candidate you must possess a strong knowledge of human services related policies, practices and procedures. Typically, the knowledge and skills required for this position would be obtained through a diploma or degree in a Human Services related field and experience working in a human service setting.

These roles will report to a Child Protection Supervisor. The successful candidate must be legally eligible to operate a vehicle and you will be required to work flexible hours.

We are committed to workplace diversity.

Hours of Work

:

B – SGEU Field 37.33 – work a total of 37.33 hours/week, averaged over 4 weeks

Shift

:

Day Job

Travel

:

Yes, 50 % of the Time

Criminal Record Check Requirement

:

The successful candidate shall be subject to a Criminal Record Check, including a vulnerable sector query, as a condition of employment

Number of Openings

:

1

Closing Date

:

Aug 9, 2015, 11:59:00 PM

Questions about this competition? Contact

:

[email protected]

or proceed with Standard Application Form.

Employment Type: Temporary
Location: Estevan, SK, CA
Posted on: 2015-07-30
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