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Job Summary

Under the direct supervision of the Director of Iron Buffalo Centre, The Income Assistance Administrator works directly with on-reserve clientele to ensure that eligible individuals and families residing on-reserve receive funds to cover the basic expenses of daily living and to support their transition to self-sufficiency.

Responsibilities

  • Providing financial assistance to persons in need according to the Income Assistance Policy & Procedures Manual.
  • Referring clients who are ineligible for Income Assistance, or those requiring further counselling to other programs or agencies
  • Creating and maintaining financial documents
  • Verifying that documentation is correct and complete
  • Maintaining all individual client documents in a confidential and secure manner
  • Monthly Reporting to Indigenous Services Canada in a timely manner

Qualifications and Skill

  • Social Work degree or relevant humanities degree preferred and /or 2 years’ experience in income assistance or similar role
  • Person that leads a “healthy life-style”, Fit for Duty.
  • Ability to work well with others.
  • Ability to follow direction & work independently
  • Comfortable with use of technology
  • Experience with Xyntax software system would be an asset
  • Requires the ability to maintain confidentiality
  • Criminal Record check with vulnerable sector is mandatory for the position.

Apply

Please submit cover letter, resume, and three professional reference to:

Human Resources
Mistawasis Nêhiyawak
Box 250
Leask, SK S0J 1M0

Fax: 306-466-2299

Email: tlandry@mistawasis.ca

 

Please note: While all applicants are appreciated, only those candidates to be interviewed will be contacted.