Auxiliary Home Support Worker
Carcross Tagish/First Nation

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Posted: 04-09-2019

Closes: Until Filled

 

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EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY

Job Title: Auxiliary Home Support Worker
Department: Health & Wellness
Employment Status: Auxiliary On Call
Salary: Wage Scale Level 1-4 depending on education and experience

Closing Date: Until Filled

JOB SUMMARY
Under the direct supervision of the Health and Wellness Director, the Auxiliary Home Support Worker is responsible for providing assistance and care to Carcross / Tagish First Nation Elders and those in need of extra care in order to allow clients to live in an independent and dignified manner in their own homes. The Auxiliary Home Support Worker is responsible for integrating the four elements of the Values and Virtues of Life (mental, emotional, spiritual and physical) into these services. The Auxiliary Home Support Worker will ensure that these services reflect life's four stages - child, youth, adult and elder. The Auxiliary Home Support Worker must be willing to change with the ongoing evolution of CTFN circle governance.

QUALIFICATIONS
• Certificate or Diploma in health, social services or a related discipline and / or Home Care Training Certification OR Equivalent combination of related education, training and work experience will be accepted
• Knowledge of First Nation traditions, heritage, history, culture, demographics, goals and aspirations
• Knowledge of health and social issues specific to First Nations
• Experience in providing assistance, support and care to Elders and the disabled in their homes
• Ability to work in a team environment with minimal supervision

CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT
• RCMP Criminal Record Check
• Must have strong interpersonal skills
• Valid Yukon Class 5 driver's licence is an asset
• Must have the ability to deal with stress effectively
• First Aid and CPR certification (must obtain within the first two months of employment)
• Must undertake a Criminal Records Check
• Must be able to model and maintain a healthy self-sufficient lifestyle
• Willingness to work flexible hours

We thank all those who apply and advise that only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.

Please Note:

• No compensation will be given for moving costs and applicants must be eligible to work in Canada.
• Job descriptions are available from C/TFN Human Resource Department
• For more information and to see additional employment opportunities, please visit our website at: www.ctfn.ca/employment

PLEASE QUOTE THE COMPETITION TITLE ON YOUR APPLICATION WHEN APPLYING.
APPLICATIONS/RESUMES MUST BE RECEIVED BY 11:59PM ON THE CLOSING DATE.
Apply to:
Carcross/Tagish First Nation
Human Resources Department
Box 130, Carcross, Yukon Y0B 1B0
Phone: (867) 821-4251 Ext 8269
Email: HumanResources@ctfn.ca

 



Details

Positions open: 1
Hours per Week: Auxiliary on Call
Wage: Wage Scale Level 1-4 depending on education and experience
Availability:

Auxillary

Application Process

Applicants must include:
  • Resume

Apply to: Carcross/Tagish First Nation, Human Resources Department