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Job Id: 596

Justice/Court Worker

Department: Deschambault Lake Office
Date Posted: April 15 2014
Closing Date: April 29 2014

Description

The Prince Albert Grand Council is accepting applications for the ¾ time Community Justice Worker and ¼ time Court Worker position of the Peter Ballantyne Cree Nation out of the Deschambault Lake office.

This competition is open only to Peter Ballantyne Band Members.

Duties:

Under the supervision of the Prince Albert Grand Council Justice Initiatives Co-ordinator & Community Justice Worker Supervisor, the successful applicant¡¦s responsibilities will be to: „«

Assist Aboriginal accused to understand their rights, options and responsibilities including court procedures before the criminal courts. „«

To provide counselling, other than legal, information and all list of referral services to Aboriginal adults charged with criminal offences and youth alleged to have committed a criminal offence or quasi-criminal offences under provincial statutes. „«

To provide liaison services between accused & those involved in the administration of criminal justice. „«

To assist in enhancing the awareness & appreciation of those in the criminal justice system to Aboriginal traditions, values, customs, languages & socio-economic conditions. „«

To assist the client to obtain legal advice. „«

To give priority services for first and second-time offenders.


Qualifications
  • The successful applicant must have completed Grade 12 or an equivalent combination of education and experience; must possess a Sask. Driver´s license, transportation, willingness to travel and knowledge of, and sensitivity towards Aboriginal cultures.
  • Submit RESUME COVER and THREE (3) WORK RELATED REFERENCE LETTERS/ Please include email address(applicants will be contacted through email):




Job Id: 595

OUT REACH WORKER

Department: White Buffalo Youth Inhalant Treatment Centre
Date Posted: April 15 2014
Closing Date: April 29 2014

Description

The White Buffalo Treatment Centre is accepting applications from qualified individuals for the position of Outreach Worker.

Under the direction of the Executive Director, the Outreach worker is responsible for the delivery of pre and post treatment services, including all aspects of community assessment, education awareness workshops, mobile treatment workshops and community aftercare planning. This position involves extensive travel throughout northern Saskatchewan.

Duties & Responsibilities

Support and provide community development based prevention education services .

Be the primary referral contact & receive intake packages, review, analyze and assess for relevancy.

Ensure accountability through provision of regular monthly, quarterly & yearly activity reports

Be an integral member of a dynamic service team.


Qualifications
  • Post-secondary education in a social science with addictions specialty preferably knowledge of inhalant use.
  • Experience in public speaking, facilitation, provision of community aftercare services and crisis intervention.
  • Be self-directed and work in an atmosphere of limited direct supervision..
  • Possess excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Possess Intermediate computer skills.
  • Must be mobile and work under a flexible working atmosphere.
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a team environment
  • Submit RESUME COVER and THREE (3) WORK RELATED REFERENCE LETTERS/ Please include email address(applicants will be contacted through email):




Job Id: 594

Home & Community Care Nurse

Department: Hatchet Lake Denesuline Nation
Date Posted: April 11th, 2014
Closing Date: Until Position is filled

Description

The Prince Albert Grand Council is now accepting applications for the position of Home & Community Care Nurse for Hatchet Lake.

Assets:

Previous Home Care/Community Health nursing experience

Strong commitment to health prevention, promotion and community development

Previous experience working with First Nation communities

A flexible, self-motivated person who is comfortable working in homes

Able to work independently

Must have valid driver’s license


Qualifications
  • Degree/Diploma nurse eligible for registration in Saskatchewan
  • Minimum 1 year related nursing experience required (acute care &/or community health)
  • Ability to work effectively within a holistic team approach
  • Willingness to attend training programs as required
  • Benefits:
  • Excellent benefits and salary packages.
  • Submit RESUME COVER and THREE (3) WORK RELATED REFERENCE LETTERS/ Please include email address(applicants will be contacted through email)::




Job Id: 593

Houseparent

Department: Child Care & Education Centre
Date Posted: April 8 2014
Closing Date: April 22 2013

Description

The Prince Albert Grand Council is now accepting applications for Full Time Houseparent at the Child Care & Education Centre.

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

Ensures that nutritional needs of the children are met on a consistent basis by nutritional planning and purchasing of groceries and other.

In conjunction with Child Care Workers, provide morning and lunch supervision of the children.

Ensure the specific daily, weekly and monthly cleaning duties are completed so the cottage is clean at all times.

Ensure the laundry such as sheets, blankets, towels, etc is done as required.

Menu planning is to be done with Co-Director and approved by a nutritionist from the Health Department

Record household and grocery expenditures and hand in to the CCEC Finance Clerk on a weekly basis.

Administer medical needs to the children as designated by the Cottage Case Manager


Qualifications
  • Must have a certificate in the cooking industry.
  • Must have Safe Food Handling.
  • Must have driver’s license
  • Submit RESUME COVER and THREE (3) WORK RELATED REFERENCE LETTERS/ Please include email address(applicants will be contacted through email):




Job Id: 592

Child Care Worker

Department: Child Care & Education Centre
Date Posted: April 8 2014
Closing Date: April 22 2014

Description

The Prince Albert Grand Council is now accepting applications for Full Time /Part Time Child Care Workers at the Child Care & Education Centre.

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

Night & weekend shift work required

Preference will be given to persons experienced in working with First Nations people or First Nations organizations.

Two (2) years sobriety.

Implementing supportive interventions

Provide physical care and safety of children

Attend scheduled daytime/evening in-services & training sessions.

To keep records including a daily log & reports on students.


Qualifications
  • Preference will be given to those applicants who possess a Bachelor Degree or Certificate in Social Work or equivalent training and experience.
  • Two years experience working with special needs children.
  • Must be able to maintain control in crisis situations and effectively deal with high levels of stress.
  • Preference will be given to applicants who speak an official language of the P.A. Grand Council (Cree, Dene, or Dakota)
  • Valid Saskatchewan Drivers License - Class 5
  • Must undergo a Federal Criminal Records check, the results of which may influence the decision to employ.
  • Submit RESUME COVER and THREE (3) WORK RELATED REFERENCE LETTERS/ Please include email address(applicants will be contacted through email):




Job Id: 591

Janitor

Department: Spruce Lodge Boarding Home
Date Posted: April 8 2014
Closing Date: April 22 2014

Description

The Prince Albert Grand Council is now accepting applications for Full-time Janitor positions for the Spruce Lodge Boarding Home.

This competition is open only to PAGC First Nations Members and permanent employees of the Prince Albert Grand Council.

DUTIES

Sweeping and washing floors

Disinfecting washrooms and facilities

Dusting furniture and wood work

Emptying ashtrays and garbage cans

Using power equipment such as vacuum cleaner, carpet brooms, floor scrubbers, and polishers

Safe use of cleaning compounds

Washing walls and ceilings


Qualifications
  • Grade 10
  • Must be physically fit
  • Some Janitorial experience
  • Submit RESUME COVER and THREE (3) WORK RELATED REFERENCE LETTERS/ Please include email address(applicants will be contacted through email):




Job Id: 590

Night Attendant

Department: Spruce Lodge Boarding Home
Date Posted: April 8 2014
Closing Date: April 22 2014

Description

This competition is open only to PAGC First Nation Members and permanent employees of the Prince Albert Grand Council.

Position Summary

Spruce Lodge Boarding Home is an 18(eighteen) bed facility that provides meals, accommodation and transportation services to First Nations members who are in Prince Albert and/or en-route to other urban centres to receive medical attention. The Night Attendant will assist the evening/night staff with duties pertaining to the operations at Spruce Lodge including, but not limited to:

Duties:

General cleaning duties

Safety and security of the facility and clients

Data entry as required Education


Qualifications
  • Minimum of Grade 12 (twelve)
  • Ability to work well in a team approach.
  • Ability to work in crisis or pressure situation
  • Good communication, interpersonal skills and also writing skills.
  • Must possess a good employment history
  • Standard First Aid/CPR. &
  • Valid Saskatchewan Driver’s license.
  • Must undergo a Federal Criminal Record search, the result of which may influence the decision to employ.
  • This is a full-time, evening and overnight position.
  • Submit RESUME COVER and THREE (3) WORK RELATED REFERENCE LETTERS/ Please include email address(applicants will be contacted through email):




Job Id: 589

Counsellor

Department: Child Care & Education Centre
Date Posted: March 31 2014
Closing Date: April 14 2014

Description

The Prince Albert Grand Council invites applications for the position of Counsellor at the Child Care and Education Centre in Prince Albert, SK.

Duties & Responsibilities:

Assess counselling needs of children and develop comprehensive counselling plans

Provide regularly scheduled individual and group counselling sessions.

Maintain a caseload and complete counselling files

Participate in treatment planning for children & youth on assigned caseload.

Prepare reports as required

Meet with children’s parents/guardians who visit at CCEC for intervention purposes


Qualifications
  • Graduate or undergraduate degree in Educational Psychology/Counselling
  • Experience in counselling children and youth
  • Must have a valid Saskatchewan Drivers License
  • Must undergo a Federal Criminal Records check, the results of which may influence the decision to employ.




Job Id: 586

Cook

Department: White Buffalo Youth Inhalant Treatment Centre
Date Posted: March 10 2014
Closing Date: March 24 2014

Description

The White Buffalo Youth inhalant Centre is accepting applications from qualified individuals for the position of Cook/Housekeeper.

Under the direction and supervision of Sr. Administrator, the Cook/Housekeeper will be responsible for: the day to day housekeeping duties of the centre; the preparation of nutritious and healthy meals for centre residents; the purchase of food and related supplies; for ensuring hygiene and safe food handling procedures are followed; for ensuring a clean and sanitary kitchen; for other related duties that may be assigned.


Qualifications
  • The Cook/Housekeeper must posses the following qualities, knowledge and experience:
  • Certificate or diploma from recognized program in cooking or food services is desirable.
  • Previous employment / experience as a cook.
  • Emotionally mature and stable.
  • Must be able to conduct business of contacting and working with suppliers.
  • Must be able to conduct cost analysis in order to control costs of kitchen operation.
  • Ability to speak a First Nation language would be an asset.
  • Valid Saskatchewan drivers license. Some exposure and/or experience to chemical dependency and its treatment Must be self motivated, flexible and adaptable Must undergo a Federal Criminal Record Search, the results of which may influence the decision to employ.
  • Please direct all inquires to Colleen Rudderham, Senior Administrator: at (306) 764-5250.
  • Submit Resume, Cover letter and 3 WORK RELATED REFERENCE LETTERS and Current Security Clearance to:




Job Id: 583

Mental Health Therapist

Department: Hatchet Lake Denesuline Nation
Date Posted: February 18 2014
Closing Date: Until Suitable Candidate is found

Description

The Prince Albert Grand Council is now accepting applications for a permanent contract position (1day/week) for a Mental Health Therapist.

In collaboration with the Hatchet Lake Denesuline First Nation, the Mental Health Therapist will provide mental health services, to include therapy, consulting and coordination. This will involve providing direct culturally appropriate clinical counseling to First Nation Members; initial intake assessments and the development of individual, family and group treatment plans; provide crisis intervention to individuals, families, and groups that will address issues as identified by the First Nation; and work toward empowering the individual and community to their fullest potential.


Qualifications
  • Registration as a psychologist in the province/territory of Saskatchewan with clinical or counselling orientation; or „ª
  • Registration as a social worker in the province of Saskatchewan (BSW or Master of Social Work or PhD in social work with clinical orientation); and „ª
  • Be a recognized Health Canada provider and with approval from the First Nations and Inuit Health Branch (FNIHB) or qualify and register as soon as possible. „ª
  • Maintain standards of practice as set out by Saskatchewan professional associations and the laws of Saskatchewan and Canada; „ª
  • Recognize and be respectful of the cultural values that are practiced and offer therapy services that are consistent with community cultural values; „ª
  • Have demonstrated knowledge in the provision of crisis intervention services to individual, families and community; „ª
  • Current Valid Drivers License and own vehicle „ª
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills and possess good people skills „ª
  • Able to maintain superior professionalism within the community.
  • Submit RESUME COVER and THREE (3) WORK RELATED REFERENCE LETTERS/ Please include email address (applicants will be contacted through email):




Job Id: 579

Cook

Department: Sakwatamo Lodge Family Treatment Centre
Date Posted: January 27 2014
Closing Date: Until Suitable candidate is found

Description

The Prince Albert Grand Council is now accepting applications for the position of full time Cook at the Sakwatamo Lodge located on the James Smith Cree Nation.

Duties & Responsibilities:

Responsible for all aspects relative to food services including preparation, menu planning, purchasing, cooking, general supervision of food services, cleaning and maintenance of kitchen and dining area and light housekeeping duties of the facility.

Ensures that food purchases are within the budget guidelines established by the administration

Responsibility for food purchases are of high quality and purchased at an economical cost

Cook is responsible to complete a monthly supply inventory


Qualifications
  • Completed certificate from a recognized technical institution in commercial cooking and or minimum of 2 years¡¦ experience directly related to commercial cooking/institutional food preparation „«
  • Good interpersonal communication skills „«
  • Demonstrated skills in ability to work as part of a team „«
  • A commitment to personal wellness and evidence of adherence to a healthy lifestyle „«
  • Must undergo a Federal record search „«
  • Knowledge of First Nation language and culture, and asset „«
  • Valid St. John¡¦s First Aid and C.P.R. certificate „«
  • valid Saskatchewan driver¡¦s license
  • Submit RESUME COVER and THREE (3) WORK RELATED REFERENCE LETTERS/ Please include email address(applicants will be contacted through email)Submit resumes to




Job Id: 578

Client Care Assistant

Department: Sakwatamo Loodge Family Treatment Center
Date Posted: Janaury 27 2014
Closing Date: Until suitable candidate is found

Description

The Prince Albert Grand Council invites applications for the position of Client Care Assistant at the Sakwatamo Lodge Family Treatment Centre located on the James Smith Cree Nation.

This competition is open only to PAGC First Nation Employees and permanent employees of the PA Grand Council.

Duties & Responsibilities:

This position is primarily shiftwork- evening/weekend/midnights

Preparation and Facilitation of evening programming

Participate as a team member of the program and it’s development

Prepare evening reports as per centres guidelines

Participation in outside client /team activities

Monitor and documentation of client progress / activity

Provide family /individual and group support

Research and Development on new and emerging trends


Qualifications
  • Must be a graduate of a Certified Addictions Counsellor Training Program
  • Have a working knowledge in Inpatient Alcohol & Drug Treatment
  • Two (2) years continuous sobriety
  • Must have a valid Saskatchewan Drivers License.
  • Preferred asset would be to speak an official language of the Prince Albert Grand Council (Cree, Dene or Dakota).
  • The successful applicant must undergo a Criminal Record Check, the results of which may influence the decision to employ.
  • Submit RESUME COVER and THREE (3) WORK RELATED REFERENCE LETTERS/ Please include email address(applicants will be contacted through email)




Job Id: 566

Dental Therapist

Department: Shoal Lake Cree Nation
Date Posted: October 31 2013
Closing Date: Until suitable candidate is found

Description

The Prince Albert Grand Council is now accepting applications from qualified individuals for the Half-time (1/2) Dental Therapist position in the community of Shoal Lake Cree Nation. .

If you enjoy fun-loving people and are an outdoor enthusiast, come join our team and make a contribution that will really count. You will gain knowledge of the rich cultural heritage of Saskatchewan¡¦s First Nation people.


Qualifications
  • Must be a graduate of the National School of Dental Therapy and have a valid Dental Therapist license. „Ï
  • Ability to work effectively within a holistic team „Ï
  • Strong commitment to health promotion and prevention. „Ï
  • Must have a valid Saskatchewan Drivers License. „Ï
  • Preference will be given to applicants with knowledge of First Nations language and culture
  • Excellent benefits and salary package
  • Submit RESUME COVER and THREE (3) WORK RELATED REFERENCE LETTERS/ Please include email address(applicants will be contacted through email):




Job Id: 520

Casual Youth Worker

Department: White Buffalo Youth Inhalant Treatment Centre
Date Posted: June 20 2013
Closing Date: ON-GOING

Description

The White Buffalo Youth Inhalant Treatment Centre is now accepting applications from individuals for the position of Casual Staff.

Under the direction of the Executive Director of the Treatment Centre, the successful applicant will be responsible for the supervision of the residents of the White Buffalo Treatment Centre including all aspects of residential care.


Qualifications
  • Experience working with youth.
  • Minimum of two (2) years of sobriety/abstainer and evidence of a healthy lifestyle.
  • Possess a good working knowledge of all First Nations cultures within Canada and maintain respect for all First Nation cultures, values, practices, traditions including spirituality and community life on the reserve.
  • Valid Saskatchewan driver’s license.
  • Must undergo a Criminal Record Check & Child Abuse Check, the results of which may influence the decision to employ.
  • Must have a reliable vehicle and a valid Saskatchewan Driver’s license
  • Knowledge in addictions & residential care would be an asset.
  • Please include a copy of a current security clearance with your resume as well as two letters of reference from past employers. This position involves shift work (evenings and weekends) only those available for such need apply.
  • Please direct all inquiries to Jenny Gardipy at (306)764-5250.
  • Submit RESUME COVER and THREE (3) WORK RELATED REFERENCE LETTERS/ Please include email address(applicants will be contacted through email):




FOR ALL PAGC JOBS POSTED, PLEASE APPLY ONLINE OR IN WRITING WITH A RESUME, COVER-LETTER AND THREE WORK RELATED REFERENCES TO:

Sandy McLachlan
Human Resource Department
Prince Albert Grand Council
P.O. Box 2410
Prince Albert, SK
S6V 7G3
Phone: (306) 953-7217
Fax: (306) 953-1045
E-mail: Personnel@pagc.sk.ca
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