Employment Opportunity Details


Community Addictions Prevention Program Worker - Muskoday First Nation

Community

Muskoday Communicty Health Centre

The Community Addictions Prevention Program Worker shall report directly to the Director of Health and shall work under the direction of the Saskatoon Tribal Council (STC) Health and Addictions Coordinator.  The CAPP Worker will provide educational and prevention programs, pre-treatment assessments, and referrals to treatment centers to members of the community who are experiencing problems with addictions.  The CAPP Worker will work in cooperation with persons and agencies both internal and external to the community (including other health and social development staff, justice agencies, mental health therapists, treatment centers, the RCMP, etc.)

EMPLOYMENT TERMS

Full-time
Clinic Hours
Monday – Friday
8:00am – 4:30 pm

(Unless otherwise directed.)

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Thorough understanding of and commitment to confidentiality;
  • Completion of a relevant post-secondary course (e.g. chemical dependency diploma);
  • Three (3) years continuous sobriety;
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills;
  • Counselling and community development experience;
  • Proven ability to work cooperatively with others;
  • Valid driver’s license and a reliable vehicle.

DUTIES

(include but are not limited to):

  • Coordinate and provide pre-treatment and assessment services;
  • Coordinate and execute “MFN Alcohol & Drug Policy”;
  • Provide individual or group counselling as needed;
  • Organize case-management/wrap around training as necessary;
  • Assist with crisis counselling during and / or after a crisis incident;
  • Provide follow-up services;
  • Coordinate and provide prevention programs;
  • Organize and conduct support groups;
  • Prepare written reports as required;
  • Coordinate events for National Addictions Awareness Week (annually);
  • Adhere to Muskoday First Nation, Alcohol and Drug Free Workplace Policy. 

SALARY

To commensurate with experience and qualifications.

APPLICATION PROCESS

Deadline for submissions:   June 24, 2019

Please apply with a Cover Letter, Resume and 3 references to:

Rae Agnew, Human Resources      
PO Box 99
Muskoday SK  S0J 3H0

F:     306 764 7272                        
E:     mfn.hr@sasktel.net


Applicants are required to state how they meet the eligibility requirements in their cover letter.

* Internal postings are STC employment opportunites - open to qualified members of Kinistin Saulteaux Nation, Mistawasis First Nation, Muskeg Lake Cree Nation, Muskoday First Nation, One Arrow First Nation, Whitecap Dakota First Nation, Yellow Quill First Nation, or current permanent employees of the Saskatoon Tribal Council.

* External postings are STC employment opportunites - open for application by the general public

* Community Postings are STC member First Nation employment opportunities - open for application by the general public