Employment Central - Home and Community Care Coordinator

Home and Community Care Coordinator

Tr’ondëk Hwëch’in Government

Competition #: 002-11-2022

Home and Community Care Coordinator - Term
Department: Wellness
Location: Tr'ondek Hwech'in Offices — Dawson, YT
Posting Date: November 3, 2022
Standard Hours Bi-Weekly: 75
Start Date: Immediately
End Date: One (1) Year from start date
Salary: Level 7 Step 1 ($3,081.18 biweekly)

Closing Date: Until Filled

Reporting to the Health Programs and Services Manager, the Home and Community Care Coordinator is responsible for the implementation, management and administration of an effective and efficient home care support program for citizens / clients in need of assistance. This position ensures citizens / clients have the best possible quality of life while facing medical, physical or mental health challenges limiting their ability to perform necessary home and self-care functions. The incumbent meets these objectives through effective program and service delivery, using a collaborative case management approach to providing services and supports, and by ensuring that TH culture and traditions are included in program design and delivery.

An Eligibility List may be established from this competition - the duration of the eligibility list may be up to 12 months. The eligibility list may be used to fill future permanent full-time, permanent part-time, temporary full-time, temporary part-time, term, or auxiliary on-call vacancies within the same department and classification based on the organizational needs by going the next highest ranked candidate until the eligibility list expires.

If this opportunity interests you, please submit a cover letter & resume clearly demonstrating the qualifications below, as selection for further consideration will be based solely on the information you provide. Applications will not be accepted without a cover letter and resume.

Essential Qualifications:
  • Post-Secondary Diploma / Certificate in Home Support Care, Home Care Services, Home Health Aid, Long Term Care Aid, Nurse Assistant or a related field of study combined with recent work experience in community home care or health support care. An equivalent combination of education, training, skills and experience may be considered.
  • Demonstrated experience in wellness program / event / workshop administration including: acquiring community input, program planning, implementation and facilitation, budget management, assessment and evaluation.
  • Proven experience implementing case management planning and practices while working with an interdisciplinary team.
  • Experience in supervising, mentoring, coaching and engaging staff members.
  • Demonstrated experience developing and managing budgets, writing funding proposals, securing funding agreements, reporting to funders, and maintaining monthly variance reports.
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills with an ability to develop and maintain positive relationships with the community, citizens / families, co-workers, other departments and outside agencies.
  • Knowledge of, or willing to learn, Tr'ondek Hwech'in Government structure, culture, traditions, history, demographics, family structures, socio-economic dynamics, challenges and aspirations, basic phrases of the Han language, as well as the intergenerational impacts of residential schools on individuals, families and communities.
  • Positive influence and role model within the community with an ability to demonstrate wellness, maturity & integrity.

  • Knowledge in NIHB processes and procedures and ability to assist with medical claims / reimbursements.
  • Strong planning, organization and time management skills.
  • Ability to work independently and within a team environment.
  • Ability to manage conflicts and resolve disputes.

Conditions of Employment:
  • Criminal Record Check with vulnerable sector screening.
  • Class 5 driver's license with clear driver's abstract.
  • Standard First Aid certification.
  • Foodsafe Level 1 certification.
  • TH101 cultural awareness.

A detailed job description is available upon request.

For more information, contact Human Resources or visit our website at: Trondek.ca 
Phone: (867) 993-7100 Send inquiries and resumes to: hrjobs@trondek.ca
Mail: Tr'ondek Hwech'in Government, P.O. Box 599, Dawson City, Yukon, YOB 1G0
Physical Location: 1242 Front Street, Dawson City, Yukon

We thank all applicants, but only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.
"To work together, to speak with one voice and to serve Tr'ondek Hwech'in Citizens in the pursuit of a strong, healthy, and united future."

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