Employment Opportunity – Rehabilitation Assistant – Jordan’s Principle Child First Initiative (05.17.19)

JOB SUMMARY

Under the direction and supervision of the Jordan’s Principle Case Manager and Speech Language Therapists, Occupational Therapists and Physiotherapists, the Rehabilitation Assistant will be responsible for the delivery of rehabilitation support compatible with the objectives, policies and procedures of Jordan’s Principle Child First Initiative.  The Rehabilitation Assistant will actively participate in the implementation of Care Plans and therapeutic guidelines in order to enable clients to achieve maximum ability, independence, health and self-esteem. 

DUTIES

  • Provide a high standard of personal care to clients in a respectful and culturally sensitive manner
  • Work with therapists to ensure rehabilitation goals and objectives are implemented and reinforced
  • Participate fully in the client’s care plan
  • Work effectively as a member of a multidisciplinary team

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Ability to work independently and as a team member
  • Demonstrated written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to respect and promote confidentiality
  • CPR and First Aid Certification
  • Reliable and Responsible
  • Supervision skills an asset
  • Knowledge and understanding of the Dakota traditions, customs and language will be an asset
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule
  • Must have a valid Manitoba driver’s licence and reliable vehicle
  • Subject to Criminal Record Check and Child Abuse Registry check

SALARY BASED ON QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE

SUBMIT APPLICATIONS TO:   

ATTN: JODY BONE

HUMAN RESOURCES DEPARTMENT

SIOUX VALLEY DAKOTA NATION

P.O. BOX 38, GRISWOLD, MANITOBA R0M 0S0

PH:  204-855-2671   FAX:  204-855-2544

[email protected]

APPLICATIONS DEADLINE – FRIDAY, MAY 17, 2019