Shuswap Band Employment Opportunities

We are compiling a an employment/skills set list and any band members who have trades, skills, a company or equipment and would like to be on this list for possible employment opportunities please contact the Shuswap Band Office (250) 341-3678 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

There is currently 3 postings within the Shuswap Band


POSITION: HOMEMAKER

REPORTS TO: HEALTH DIRECTOR

Position Summary:

The Homemaker maintains the normal household routine for clients, including but not limited to, general housekeeping, grocery shopping, laundry, etc.

Duties and Responsibilities:


- Responsible for carrying out the home care services via home visits to clients, as per the weekly and monthly schedules.

- Keeps the client’s homes in order; does a reasonable amount of washing and ironing, laundry, cooking and meal planning as necessary, general housekeeping duties, miscellaneous household tasks (ie: cleaning fridge and stove, etc).

- Escorts and assists clients with routine shopping, banking, and other appointments as required and approved by Health Director.
 May include out of town appointments. 
- Maintains up-to-date files on their clients, including a daily log of home care services rendered, comments, etc.

- Prepares and submits a weekly report on activities, including a daily log of home care services and activities, recommendations, etc. to the Health Director

- Pursues on-going professional development by attending relevant training workshops, seminars and conferences.

- Ensures strict confidentiality of all personal knowledge acquired on the job related to the clients and their families; discusses personal/medical matters only with classified personnel.

- Conduct any other relevant duties as requested by the Health Director or Social Development Worker.

Qualifications:

Education:

Food Safe

WHIMIS

Current First Aid and CPR

Valid Drivers License / Reliable Transportation
 Home Care or Equivalent Certificate


Experience:

Minimum of 2 years related homemaker work

Experience in First Nations/Cross Cultural environment
 Must have the ability to be flexible, and work varying hours
 Must have shown evidence of working as a team member
 Note: Criminal Record require for this position

Please submit your cover letter and resume marked “confidential” to:

Shauna Cameron
Health Director
Shuswap Indian Band, Box 2847, Invermere BC, V0A 1K2


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Fax: 778-526-5120
Closing Date: June 03, 2017


Job Posting: Senior Summer Camp Leader
Term: July 4th - August 17th
Salary: To be determined
Shuswap Band will once again hold a Summer Camp for kids aged 5-12 starting July 11th and ending August 17th. We are looking for 1 Senior Summer Camp Leader. Hours of work will depend on activities.
Responsibilities:

  • Delivers a safe, fun summer at Camp Shuswap. Is responsible for all summer camp operations. Ensures the camp is running smoothly. Anticipates and deals proactively with problems.

  • Implements all safety procedures. Monitors safety at Camp and recommend changes.

  • Fosters a positive and nurturing camp environment for all staff and participants. Qualifications:
    • First Aid
    • Experience and enjoy working with children
    • Enjoy working outdoors and ability to be crafty
    • Drivers license
    • Food Safe
    • This job requires a Criminal Record Check
    Please submit a resume, cover letter and references to Morgan Floesser This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or Suzie Thomas This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by June 14th.
    Preference will be given to Shuswap Band Members. We thank all for applying, but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.