Sioux Valley Dakota Nation Employment Opportunity Dakota Tiwahe Services – Trauma Specialist (07.26.19)

POSITION SUMMARY:  The Trauma Specialist will provide a service that is Holistic and client-centred, nonjudgmental, supportive and responsive. The Trauma Specialist core role will be to provide counselling, advocate for clients, develop interdepartmental networks and other supports to people affected by Intergenerational trauma.

RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE:

  • Intake of clientele
  • Assessment and Case plans for those referred
  • Knowledge of post-colonization/historical trauma and the impacts
  • Case Management and Planning
  • Counselling for the referred clientele
  • Case plan implementation and evaluation
  • Monitor families and meet as required
  • Consult with clientele and assess progress of care plans
  • Case closures with clientele
  • Develop resources required for families
  • Organize, develop, and or facilitate workshops independently or with other resources
  • Other duties as assigned

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Degree in Counselling or equivalent experience in the related field
  • Minimum (4) years working experience
  • Display good written and verbal communication skills
  • Motivated to enhance skill level
  • Related work experience in the Social Services field
  • Must submit criminal record check and child abuse registry check
  • Valid Manitoba drivers license and vehicle
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite

SALARY BASED ON EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE

APPLICATION DEADLINE:   FRIDAY JULY 26, 2019 12:00 PM

SUBMIT APPLICATIONS TO:   HUMAN RESOURCES DEPARTMENT

                                                   ATTN: JODY BONE

SIOUX VALLEY DAKOTA NATION

P.O. BOX 38

GRISWOLD, MANITOBA R0M 0S0

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

[email protected]

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