Employment Opportunity Details

Urban Social Worker - Yellow Quill First Nation


              Yellow Quill Child and Family Prevention Services

         Box 273, Yellow Quill  First Nation, SK  S0A 3A0

                Safe House (306) 327-1005/ After Hours (639) 328-7710

                 Email – yqcfpsREMOVE_THIS@gmailREMOVE_THIS.com


Employment Opportunity
Urban Social Worker

Yellow Quill Child and Family Prevention Services Inc. is in search of an URBAN SOCIAL WORKER. This position is based in Saskatoon and reports to the Prevention Manager. The URBAN SOCIAL WORKER provides support within all Child and Family Prevention Services of the corporation, case management and establishing parental supports for Yellow Quill First Nation members dealing with family service matters living in the service area.

Duties may include:

  • Assist in receiving, processing intake referrals, and determining the eligibility and appropriateness of such referrals as required
  • Manage after-hours phone service on a rotational basis
  • Provide after-hours support as required
  • Working in conjunction with the Ministry of Social Services, responding to matters requiring support and counselling services to assist and intervene with families in crisis situations where children require immediate attention
  • Prepare and support children and their families for investigations completed by the Ministry of Social Services
  • Complete clear and concise reports and assessments for the purpose of developing and maintaining on-going case management plans
  • Participate constructively as a team member in staff meetings, seminars, and training sessions
  • Develop and carry out appropriate case management plans
  • Stay informed of Child Welfare legislation
  • Ensure the on-going completion of time sheets, statistical reports, and mileage claims
  • Attend family court, helping families navigate family court
  • Perform other duties as assigned by the Prevention Manager


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Indigenous Social Work or Social Work
  • A minimum one year of family service experience
  • Eligible for registration with SASW
  • Valid driver’s license and a reliable vehicle
  • Clean criminal record and vulnerable sector’s check from RCMP
  • Clean driver’s abstract
  • Experience work with individual in crisis
  • Minimum one year in statistical reporting
  • Understanding of Saulteaux culture, language, and protocols an asset
  1. Salary will be based on Education and Experience

Please submit resume and cover letter along with three references to:

Charlene Tony – Human Resources Manager

Yellow Quill Child & Family Prevention Services Inc.


Yellow Quill First Nation
PO Box 273
Yellow Quill, SK   S0A 3AO

Email: charlene.tonyREMOVE_THIS@yqcfpsREMOVE_THIS.ca

CLOSING DATE FOR RESUMES:  Friday, September 24, 2021 @ 4:30PM or until position is filled.

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