Job Title: Case Manager (Permanent, Full-time)
Description: Oshki-Giizhig is an indigenous-based non-profit organization. Its vision is a healthy community built on indigenous journeys towards wellness. Its mission is to will walk beside, advocate and support people affected by FASD and or other disorders. Strengthened by cultural practices and traditional teachings, support will assist in restoring balance to individuals and the community affected by trauma and violence. Oshki-Giizhig is committed to supporting the development of strong and healthy communities. We will strive to follow these traditional values in everything we do: courage, wisdom, truth, honesty, humility, respect and empathy.
Qualifications: Post-secondary degree in social work, social justice, indigenous studies, health related and/or a combination of pertinent experiences in these areas. Experiences with cultural activities and understanding of indigenous concepts of care and support. Experience leading a team in a dynamic fast-paced environment. Knowledge of disabilities, disorders and mental health issues. Driver’s Licence and access to transportation.
ResponsibilitiesThe successful applicant will meet with participants and their families, collaterals, etc to give them an introduction to the program, as well as a support plan. They will also be responsible for maintaining and updating a relevant support plan for each participant. Responsible for relaying support plan information to staff on a regular basis. Ensuring participants have access to health and cultural services. Collaborate with other systems or members identified in the support plan. Connect with other resources to meet the needs of the participant.
Additional Requirements: Criminal Record Check, Adult Abuse Registry Check, Child Abuse Registry Check.
Application Deadline: December 6th 2019
Anticipated Start Date: December 16th 2019
Please submit resumes by fax, or email to:
Job Type: Full-time