Generalist Social Worker, Full-Time

Haida Child & Family Services Society

Position: Generalist Social Worker, full time
Location: Gaw Tlagee Old Massett
Wage: Grid level – as per Aboriginal Services Collective Agreement Application deadline: OPEN UNTIL FILLED

Position Summary:
Haida Child and Family Services is a Delegated C3 agency. We offer programs which support and maintain families on a voluntary basis. The Generalist Social Worker will work closely with the Director of Practice to provide a variety of services to families, including advocacy, preventive services and referrals to appropriate resources to assist with the preservation of the family.

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Knowledge of Haida culture, history and the implications of colonization for indigenous children, youth, families and communities.
  • Must demonstrate flexibility and leadership abilities.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work; or equivalent related degree with two years or more experience.
  • All candidates must have a valid BC Driver’s License and possess their own vehicle which must be suitable to transport clients on occasion on Haida Gwaii.
  • Ability to balance competing priorities and work under pressure.
  • Ability to work effectively remotely.
  • Be willing to, or already possess, C3 delegation.
  • Must complete a Solicitor General criminal records check.
  • “Pursuant to Section 41 of the BC Human Rights Code, preference may be given to qualified applicants of Aboriginal ancestry.”

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To apply:
Please submit your resume with cover letter and 3 professional references to: Karen Wainwright at
Phone: 250.626.7376


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