Jordan’s Principle Case Manager – Employment Opportunity

JOB TITLE: Jordan’s Principle Case Manager
LOCATION: IRTC Sub-Office, Headingley, MB
SALARY: Based on experience
START DATE: ASAP – MARCH 31, 2021 (Renewal subject to continued funding)

JOB DESCRIPTION:
Under the direction and supervision of the Jordan’s Principle Coordinator, the case manager will be responsible for the following duties and roles:

• Provide one to one case management services
• Consult with other service providers (nurses, doctors, education, mental health, psychologists) for integrated case plans and treatment plans, as well as culturally appropriate holistic plan(s) of care.
• Develop policies, strategies, procedures and program evaluation
• Provide specialized case management and community outreach with Jordan’s Principle staff and partners ensuring all children identified with health needs receive services when off reserve.
• Complete full needs assessments on children to determine required services

QUALIFICATION/REQUIREMENTS:

Essential:

• Degree in Social Services or Nursing, Health, Social Sciences, Human Services or Equivalent
• Minimum 5 year’s experience working with First Nation families and communities
• Knowledge of community resources on and off reserve available to clients and their families
• Strong conflict resolution skills, an understanding, sensitivity, and cultural safety and awareness of the social and cultural history of Indigenous people
• Valid emergency First Aid/CPR certification
• Strong advocacy skills to advocate on behalf of families/clients
• Ability to use tact and good judgement in dealing with sensitive and complex issues
• Ability to work independently and as a member of a multi service team
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills are essential
• Expertise with case management and the development of integrated case plans
• Knowledge and experience working with children with special needs
• Must have a class 5 drivers license, reliable vehicle and ability to travel

Please provide a cover letter with your resume and three (3) reference letters (preferably from recent employers) to:
Alyssa Monkman Jordan’s Principle Coordinator: Fax: 204-942-8840 Email: alyssamonkman@irtc.ca
By June 26, 2020 (no later than 4:30 PM)

We thank all who apply and advise that only those selected will be contacted