Open to all Candidates
Job Summary and Requirements
This competition will be used to fill permanent and term Social Worker positions, as well as Community Mobile Social Worker positions, within Yukon Family and Children’s Services Branch in the next 12-
month period. Positions are located both in Whitehorse and the in Yukon communities. Preference will be given to qualified persons with Aboriginal ancestry.
When you choose a social worker career in Yukon, you choose a meaningful career making a difference in Yukoners’ lives
We are looking for qualified Social Workers interested in a collaborative practice to provide a broad range of social work services to Yukon’s public.
Services include the following :
Teams that make up Family and Children’s Services’ Branch are committed to delivering social work services in partnership with Yukon communities, Yukon First Nations and other service providers throughout the territory.
If you have a desire to support the lives of Yukoner’s through a dedicated career in social services, consider becoming a member of our dynamic Family and Children’s Services team.
For more information about Family and Children’s Services positions in Whitehorse and in the communities, please contact Norm Welch, Manager, Regional Services at 867-
667-3473 or Norm.Welch gov.yk.ca or Leeann Kayseas, Manager, Family Services at 867-667-5045 or Leeann.Kayseas gov.yk.ca
For information about applying on a Health and Social Services competition, please contact Human Resource Consultant, Bronwyn Pasloski, at (867) 332-
3230 or Bronwyn.Pasloski gov.yk.ca
Essential Qualifications :
Please submit your resume clearly demonstrating how you meet the following qualifications specifically how your work experiences and related duties align with the essential qualifications shown below.
Note that selection for further consideration will be based solely on the information you provide in your resume.
Desired Knowledge, Skills and Suitability
Candidates should have and may be assessed on :
Additional Information :
Conditions of Employment : Security Clearance with vulnerable sectors, valid Class 5 driver’s license or equivalent, verification of Bachelor of Social Work
Job Requirements : Willingness to work in rural communities. Travel is required. This position is also required to provide coverage for other workers as needed.
Frequent evening, weekend and statutory holiday work hours are required.
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11 February 2019