Employment

Family Support Coordinator

Eight (8) month Term Full-Time with possibility of extension
Salary: starting at $28.10/hour

Overview

Working as a team member under the direction of the Wellness & Education Manager, this position is responsible for proving family support and on-call daycare duties. The position brings resources and information to children and families to assist in building healthy family relationships and in a manner that preserves traditional cultural family practices, teaches traditional values, and allows the opportunity for children to achieve the highest possible quality of life. They also act as the daycare relief person.

Duties

  • Implementing in collaboration with departmental counterparts and under the direction of the position supervisor, the MOA on Child Welfare between KFN and YG Health and Social Services
  • Coordinating and facilitating community awareness forums to empower and equip the community, families and parents towards developing risk free environments for children
  • Assisting KFN and the Department to develop and implement culturally appropriate policies and standards surrounding child protection matters
  • Acting to liaise, coordinate and facilitate family support systems with personal and professional resources and assisting in placement and aftercare plans
  • In coordination with the Language Nest Coordinator supporting the Daycare Coordinator as required to ensure proper staff to child supervision ratios are maintained at all times at the daycare.

Qualifications

Certificate or diploma in a family support related field, or equivalence in experience and relevant course work.

Candidates can submit their resume in confidence to: careers@kfn.ca

We thank you in advance for your application, however only qualified candidates will be contacted.

Post date:        July 2018
Close date:      Until Filled

Community Support Coordinator

Internal Posting

Permanent, Full-Time Position
Salary: starting at $28.10/hour

Overview

The Community Support Worker supports individuals and families with achieving wellness goals through outreach, prevention, pre-treatments, support, counselling, education and activities that helps to improve the overall wellbeing for the KFN citizens and the community at large. This position will work closely with the Case Manager.

Duties

  • Implementing in collaboration with departmental counterparts and under the direction of the position supervisor, the MOA on Child Welfare between KFN and YG Health and Social Services
  • Coordinating and facilitating community awareness forums to empower and equip the community, families and parents towards developing risk free environments for children
  • Assisting KFN and the Department to develop and implement culturally appropriate policies and standards surrounding child protection matters
  • Acting to liaise, coordinate and facilitate family support systems with personal and professional resources and assisting in placement and aftercare plans
  • In coordination with the Language Nest Coordinator supporting the Daycare Coordinator as required to ensure proper staff to child supervision ratios are maintained at all times at the daycare.

Qualifications

Degree or Diploma in Counselling, Psychology, Social Work, or relevant degree/or a minimum 5 years’ experience working in the field of wellness.

Experience working in a cross-cultural and team environment.

Candidates can submit their resume in confidence to: careers@kfn.ca

We thank you in advance for your application, however only qualified candidates will be contacted.

Post date:        May 29, 2019
Close date:      June 5, 2019

Carpenter


Casual-Term May 15 to March 31, 2020
Salary: wage negotiable depending on experience
Based on70 hours biweekly

Overview

Under the direction of the Housing Manager the Carpenter will perform all types of roughor finishing carpentry work as directed for renovations and new housing projects on Kluane First Nation housing units and other buildings as required. They may assist with new unit carpentry requirements.

Duties

  • Interpret part and assembly drawings
  • Calculate and estimate and select materials/tools most suitable for job required
  • Set up and operate woodworking machines and run hand and power tools
  • Perform a variety of carpentry work for construction, fabrication and repair
  • Locate and install prefabricated wood and metal parts• Dismantle, repair, and erect various types of roofing and flashing as required
  • Install flooring, wall panelling and trim
  • Inspect, clean and maintain trade tools and equipment
  • Submit verbal and written reports to the Housing Manager

Qualifications

Candidates who have Carpentry Journeyman certification or Apprenticeship papers will be preferred or a combination of relevant training courses and related field and relevant experience. Kluane First Nation hiring policy applicable.

Conditions of Employment

Valid Class 5 Yukon Driver`s license. Must have own carpentry tools.

Please submit applications to: careers@kfn.ca or fax to (867) 841-5900 no later than 5:00 pm on the closing date.

Thank you for your application, however, only qualifying candidates will be contacted.

Post date:​May 1, 2019

Close date:​Until Filled