Below are the current employment opportunities available at Kahnawake Shakotiia’takehnhas Community Services .
Under the supervision of the Executive Director, the Director of Family Services is responsible to provide direction, leadership and guidance towards the achievement of the KSCS Strategic Framework and Community Health Plan as it relates to Assisted Living, Home and Community Care, Environmental Health, Prevention and Support Services. This strategic leadership position focuses on motivation of a broad or highly specialized group within the organization, with significant impact on direction and success. Skills and knowledge are considered mature. Applies extensive knowledge & advanced problem solving skills to complex issues.
The Director of Family Services is accountable to the top Executive for managing the organizations operations through directing and coordinating activities consistent with its established mission, goals, objectives and policies. Manages, prepares, administers and directs the control of specific areas of the business. Responsible for the day to day direction and management of the relevant business area. Reviews and approves recommendations, providing relevant information to executive management team. Monitors departmental adherence to approved budgets. Designs and develops organizational policies relevant to the department. Selects, develops and evaluates personnel to ensure the efficient operation of the function. Manages the coordination of the activities of a section or department with responsibility for results, including costs, methods and staffing. Has full autonomy to make decisions and give input to executives requiring extensive analysis and interpretation. Decisions may affect long-term effectiveness of the organization, its products and services and its people.
KSCS is seeking a highly skilled & experienced individual to provide Addictions Response Services to individuals, families and the community of Kahnawà:ke.
Under the supervision of Addictions Clinical Supervisor and the Manager of Support Services, the main focus of the Addiction Response Worker is to provide specialized counselling, education and support services to individuals, families and the community of Kahnawà:ke by helping client understand and address substance abuse and related problems, including mental health issues, problem gambling, family dynamic impacts and lifestyle changes.