Government of Saskatchewan
$23.17 – $29.04 an hour
Emergency Duty Worker – HUM009493
Employment Type: Permanent Part-time
Location(s): SK-LaLoche and Area-Pinehouse
Ministry: 036 Social Services
Salary Range: $23.171 – $29.041 Hourly
The Child and Family Services Unit, Ministry of Social Services, requires an Emergency Duty Worker. You will be responsible to provide after-hours emergency services to families.
In this position you will investigate child abuse/neglect referrals, assess risk for child safety, be on a regular rotation for after-hours emergency services, and determine involvement and safety plans for families in crisis. Furthermore, you will be required to transport families and provide emergency aid to individuals in financial need. You will also be required to travel, work flexible hours, and lift and carry small children.
These roles will report to a Child & Family Supervisor.
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/or experience working in a human service setting.
The successful candidate must be legally eligible to operate a vehicle in Saskatchewan and will be required to work flexible hours.
Pinehouse is a northern village located in the boreal forest of northern Saskatchewan on the western shore of Pinehouse Lake within the Canadian Shield. Pinehouse Lake has approx. 1000 residents.
Candidates must clearly indicate in their covering letter or resume where they have acquired their knowledge, skills, abilities. Selection of candidates will be assessed based on this information.
To learn more about Social Services, please visit: www.socialservices.gov.sk.ca/.
Preference will be given to qualified equity group members who self-declare in this online application, as identified in “diversity groups” below
Diversity Groups: Aboriginal persons
Hours of Work: B – SGEU Field 37.33 – work a total of 37.33 hours/week, averaged over 4 weeks
Number of Openings: 1
Closing Date: May 18, 2020, 12:59:00 AM