Location: Iron Buffalo Centre
Reports to: Income Assistance Administrator/Iron Buffalo Centre Manager
Apply By: March 16, 2022 by 4:00 p.m.

Job Summary

Under the supervision of the Income Assistance Administrator/Iron Buffalo Centre Manager, The Income Assistance Administrator clerk assists 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

  • Assists in the distribution of Income Assistance Support cheques on the 1st of each month
  • Sending and receiving referrals from other agencies or First Nations
  • Intake worker, interview clients
  • Clerical work ie: filing, copying, faxing, mailing
  • Assists clients with forms
  • Sorts files and information for reports
  • Assists with home visits
  • Prepares budget & Decision sheets and Applications
  • Writes letters/reports on behalf of clients to other agencies
  • Referrals to internal and external agencies as required
  • Assist in career planning, education and training
  • Assists with government forms, registration of children, SIN applications, health cards, birth certificates, etc
  • Attends program meetings and AAND meetings/workshops
  • Developing and implementing control systems for all client information and documentation
  • Following all departmental policies, procedures and directives in performing their duties and responsibilities
  • Maintaining an effective and efficient filing system

Qualifications and Skill

  • Minimum Grade 12 diploma or Equivalence, Social Work degree would be an asset
  • Combination if relevant experience AND minimum 2 years’ experience in social programming
  • Person that leads a “healthy life-style”, Fit for Duty
  • Ability to work well with others
  • Ability to follow direction & work independently
  • Ability to manage multiple responsibilities and tasks in a fast-paced environment
  • Working knowledge of computers
  • Experience with Xyntax software system would be an asset
  • Requires the ability to maintain strict confidentiality
  • Criminal Record check with vulnerable sector is mandatory for the position.

Apply

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

Iron Buffalo Centre
Mistawasis Nêhiyawak
Box 250
Leask, SK S0J 1MO
Email: mistawasisIBCHR@gmail.com
Fax: (306) 466-2361