Job Posting – Big Grassy First Nation Community Care Program – Child in Care Worker

 Community Care Program


P.O. Box 425, Morson, ON P0W 1J0

Phone: (807) 488 – 5606, (807) 488 – 5457, (807) 488 – 1153

Fax: (807) 488 – 9644

Child-In-Care Worker

 Reporting to the Child Care Supervisor, the Child-In-Care Worker is responsible for the safety and health of the children and families living within the first nation.


  1. Follows up on referrals concerning the needs of children and families living on the First Nations;
  2. Ensures the safety of all children including arranging for out of home placement for children in need of protection;
  3. Prepares service plans for all children and families requiring support services;
  4. Ensures all cases are documented in accordance with Ministry of Community and Social Service Standards as well as court proceedings;
  5. Provides and designs community prevention programs;
  6. Provides and coordinates support groups for adolescents, children, single parents, etc;
  7. Ensure child and family services delivered to the First Nation are culturally appropriate and consistent with the policies of Big Grassy First nation
  8. Rotational On-Call is a requirement.

Primary Qualifications:

* Bachelor’s Degree in social work or related field and 2 Yrs Exp. in the provision of Child Welfare services OR;  Asset but not Mandatory.  Training will be made available.

*Community College Diploma in Social Work or related field and six years’ experience in the provision of Child Welfare Services;  Asset but not Mandatory.  Training will be made available.

*Knowledge of the Ontario Child and Family Services Act;

*Knowledge of Ontario’s Risk Assessment Model;

*Knowledge of community services, customs and traditions;

*Valid Driver’s License, Drivers Abstract and access to own vehicle;

 Salary: Commensurate with experience. PFT  3-month probationary period.

 This position is full time with a 6-month probationary period.  POSITION AVAILABLE IMMEDIATELY!

Salary: Commensurate with qualifications and experience.  

Please send resume along with three work related references to:

Paul Duguay – Human Resource Officer             or drop off at:          Big Grassy Band Office

Big Grassy River First Nation                                                                    410 Anishinabe Way

P.O. Box 414                                                                                    Big Grassy River F.N.

Morson, Ontario P0W 1J0

Fax – 807-488-5533                                                      

Please note: Applications will be shortlisted in accordance with qualifications and only those applicants granted an interview will be contacted.


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