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CHILD & FAMILY SERVICES

Department: Tsuut’ina Child & Family Services Society

Reports to:     Casework Supervisor

Summary:

A full-time foster/kinship care worker; reporting to the Casework/Foster Care Supervisor of Tsuut’ina Child & Family Services. Will assist in the implementation of the Foster/Kinship Care Program of TNCFSS that includes the recruitment, training and support of foster/kinship homes. Assist child and family services personnel with placement needs of children requiring out of home care and working as a member of the Tsuut’ina Child and Family Services team.

 

Duties:

•              Recruits, screens, trains and supports foster/kinship homes for the TNCFSS.

•              Assists child & family services personnel with the placement needs of children requiring out of home placements.

•              Prepares home assessments and annual evaluations for all foster and kinship homes.

 

Knowledge & Skills:

Education:  Social Work or related Degree and three years related experience or Human Services Diploma with minimum 3 years related experience.

Preferred training: Train the Trainer, Home Assessment training and CICIO.  Delegation Training formerly CPS (Child Protection Services) training will be a significant asset.

 

Additional requirements:

·         Current & Valid Alberta driver’s license; own vehicle with $2M auto liability insurance

·         Intervention Record Check & Canadian Police Information Centre (CPIC) with vulnerable sector check.

·         A copy of diploma/degree must be submitted with resume

·         Knowledge of Tsuut’ina and its programs

 

Salary will be based on academic & professional qualifications