Generalist Social Worker

Website Haida Child & Family Services Society

Position Summary:
Haida Child and Family Services is a Delegated C3 agency. We offer programs which support and maintain families on a voluntary basis. The Generalist Social Worker will work closely with the Director of Practice to provide a variety of services to families, including advocacy, preventive services and referrals to appropriate resources to assist with the preservation of the family.

Qualifications and Experience:
• Knowledge of Haida culture, history and the implications of colonization for indigenous children, youth, families and communities.
• Must demonstrate flexibility and leadership abilities.
• Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work; or equivalent related degree with two years or more experience.
• All candidates must have a valid BC Driver’s License and possess their own vehicle which must be suitable to transport clients on occasion on Haida Gwaii.
• Ability to balance competing priorities and work under pressure.
• Ability to work effectively remotely.
• Be willing to, or already possess, C3 delegation.
• Must complete a Solicitor General criminal records check.
• “Pursuant to Section 41 of the BC Human Rights Code, preference may be given to qualified applicants of Aboriginal ancestry.”
Learn more about us at www.hcfss.bc.ca

To apply:

Please submit your resume with cover letter and 3 professional references to:
Karen Wainwright at karen.wainwright@hcfss.bc.ca
Phone: 250.626.7376

To apply for this job email your details to karen.wainwright@hcfss.bc.ca.