Community Social Services Worker III

Job Summary

Location: Behchokǫ̀ (Rae)
Department: Tłı̨chǫ CSA - Health and Social Services
Job ID: 19382
Salary: $88,803 - $106,061
Employment Type: Full-Time, Regular
Closing Date: Dec 1, 2020

Department Information

The Tlicho Community Services Agency is a unique organization responsible for the delivery of education, health and social services within the Tlicho region. The Tlicho Community Services Agency's vision 'Strong Like Two People' is a metaphor for the desire by community leadership to build an organization, and create programs and services that recognize the strength and importance of two cultures.

Job Information

The Community Social Services Worker III is an integral part of the primary community care team and you will play a key role in planning, consulting, making referrals, and coordinating activities relevant to case planning, family reunification, family respite, effective foster care, and preventative methods for northern families! Your workload will average 15-20 cases and you will provide emergency social services after regular office hours, on holidays, and weekends.

Typically. the above qualifications would be attained by:

•    A Bachelor's Degree in Social Work

•    Equivalencies in Education will be considered.


Class 5 Drivers License.

Must be able to obtain a Child Protection Statutory Appointment.

First Aid/CPR training will be provided by the employer.

Non-Violent Crisis intervention training

GNWT Inquiries

Inquiries Only:

Tlicho HR Client Service Centre
Department of Finance
Government of the Northwest Territories
BOX 419
Tel (867) 392-3053
Fax (867) 392-6861

Note: If you do not receive electronic notification confirming receipt of your application, please follow up via telephone.

More Information

Affirmative Action

Candidates must clearly identify their eligibility in order to receive priority consideration under the Affirmative Action Policy.

Criminal Records Check

Candidates must provide a satisfactory vulnerable sector check if they are contacted for an interview.  Failure to provide a satisfactory check may deem you disqualified from the competition.

Diversity and Inclusion

The Government of the Northwest Territories is an inclusive workplace.  If you have a disability and you require support during the hiring process, you are encouraged to identify your needs if you are contacted for an assignment or interview so that you may be accommodated during the hiring process.


Eligibility lists may be created from this competition to fill future term and indeterminate positions.


Equivalent combinations of education and experience will be considered.

Transfer Assignments

Transfer Assignments may be considered.

Job Opening Information

Job Opening ID # 19382

Closing Date: December 1, 2020 - 23:59, Mountain Standard Time

Salary Information

The salary range for this position is from $45.54 per hour to $54.39 per hour (approximately $88,803 - $106,060) plus an annual Northern Allowance of $5,423.