Position ID: H-2301
Supervisor: Health Manager
Hours: Full-time, permanent
Job Summary: Saik’uz First Nation seeks a full-time Band Designate Representative (BDR). This position requires a highly motivated individual with community programming experience and training. The BDR is responsible for the development of prevention and educational programs, one-on-one support, and ensuring families have opportunities to increase their ability to effectively care for their children and develop or maintain healthy family dynamics that promote resilience. The BDR agrees to uphold the Child, Family, and Community Service Act and Aboriginal Operations Procedures and Standards Indicators, ensures that all Band members are fully aware of their rights, and considers the child’s interest and welfare paramount.
Additionally, the BDR liaises with other First Nation Band Representatives, agencies, and legal counsel, accompanies Ministry of Child & Family Development workers during investigations, and supports and works with the Carrier Sekani Family Preservation Team and CSFS Community Wellness Team. The BDR also prepares, responds to, and processes legal documents as required by the Court.
This is a full-time position based on a 35-hour work week.
Application: There is one opening for this position. Please email your cover letter and resume with the Position ID in the subject line to firstname.lastname@example.org. This position will remain open until it is filled.