About the Organization
Heiltsuk Kaxla Society (HKS) is a non-profit, Aboriginal child and family services agency located on the BC central coast. HKS serves the Heiltsuk people by delivering child and family services. With a mission to work with and support children, families and other agencies, HKS is mandated to ensure that children are safe, uplifted and respected while being grounded in their culture with a strong sense of belonging.
About Bella Bella
The island village of Bella Bella is located on Campbell Island, north of Port Hardy on Vancouver Island, and about 3 kilometers north of McLoughlin Bay.
The community has 1,500 people with full access to a large range of outdoor activities centered on the ocean, a daycare, elementary school, high school, hospital, BC Ferries route, airport with regular flights to Vancouver, RCMP station.
Located on the central coast in the middle of the Great Bear Rainforest, this area is perfect for outdoor enthusiasts who enjoy fishing, camping, kayaking, and whale watching.
About the Opportunity
Are you enthusiastic about embracing new initiatives and challenges?
Heiltsuk Kaxla Society has an exciting opportunity for an experienced and understanding Support Services Social Worker to join our close-knit team in Bella Bella on a full-time basis.
Reporting to the Director of Practice, you will be responsible for monitoring care homes, supporting families, and collaborating with the Executive Director, Director of Practice, Child Safety Team, the Ministry of Child and Family Development and a variety of other service providers to ensure that the highest level of care and support is provided to the Heiltsuk Kaxla Society caregivers.
To qualify for this role, you will have a Bachelor’s Degree in Child & Youth Care, Social Work or a related field combined with at least 2 years of experience in the child welfare field, family services or child and youth care. A C3 Designation will be considered an asset.
You will be rewarded with a highly competitive salary depending on qualifications and child and family services experience. The organization truly values its employees and supports training and professional development in a casual team environment.
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