Niagara Chapter - Native Women Inc.

Aboriginal Advocate

Niagara Chapter – Native Women Inc. – Fort Erie, ON

$21 – $25 an hour, FT

– Understanding of indigenous child welfare issues, urban/rural, on/off reserve, including history

– A Social Work Degree, (equivalent proven experience), College Diploma in relevant area

– Knowledge of all applicable legislation

– Experience with indigenous communities

– Excellent case noting, record keeping, and working knowledge of Micro Soft Office

– Excellent written and oral communication skills

– Proven good judgment, discretion and confidentiality

– Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to work collaboratively

– Proven ability to take direction, yet work with minimal supervision and meet deadlines

– Experience with FACS Niagara an asset;

– Ability to work odd hours, evenings, week-ends if required

– Satisfactory Criminal Reference Check, vulnerable Sector

– Reliable transportation

– Knowledge of Niagara Region; travel throughout region required

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