Social Worker - P-1819-1188A

Job Posting Number: P-1819-1188A
External vacancy

1. About this job posting

Job Posting Number: 
External Posting Number: 
Posting Start Date: 
Thursday, November 8, 2018
Posting End Date: 
Thursday, November 22, 2018

2. About this position

Work Location: 
Permanent Full Time
MSSS Job Number: 
1 550
MSDC - Operations
MSSS Job Title: 
Social Worker
Financial Sub-Service Number: 
Job Hours: 
Hours Per Day: 
Shift Type: 
Work Schedule: 
10/14 Days

3. Description

Person who does design, guidance, counseling, implementation, analysis and assessment work in one or more social programs.

4. Requirements


Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work;

Member in good standing of the Ordre professionnel des travailleurs sociaux et des thérapeutes conjugaux et familiaux du Québec (OTSTCFQ).



Two (2) years of relevant experience in social work.


Knowledge and Abilities:

Knowledge of Cree culture, social/health issues and Eenou/Eeyou Pimaatsiiun healing practices and paradigms is an asset;

Good understanding of psychosocial issues;

Ability to identify and analyze clientele needs; 

Ability to communicate theoretical and practical knowledge, as applied to coaching and training;

Excellent critical thinking, synthesis, organizational and decision making skills; 

Sense of accountability, resourcefulness and vigilance; 

Open minded to other's language, culture, values and beliefs; 

Teamwork skills.



Fluent in English;

Fluency in Cree or French is an asset.

5. Salary information

Salary (Hourly) Minimum: 
Salary (Hourly) Maximum: 

6. Contact

The persons interested in this position are asked to forward their resume within the prescribed deadline to:

Cree Board of Health and Social Services of James Bay,

P.O. Box 250, Chisasibi, QC
Tel: 819-855-2744 Fax: 819-855-2680 Email:

More information about the position & job description with complete requirements may be obtained by contacting the above.

Note 1: In accordance with the organization’s Cree Employment Policy (in Progress) and various Sections of the James Bay and Northern Quebec Agreement (JBNQA), the organization has the objective of staffing all of its positions with qualified and competent beneficiaries of the JBNQA

All applicants must be Canadian citizens or have a Canadian work permit. Professionals must be licensed to practice in Québec. The Cree Board of Health and Social Services of James Bay aims to hire qualified Cree beneficiaries of the JBNQA, whenever possible. English is the working language of the CBHSSJB.

To apply, send your CV and a cover letter mentioning the Posting number to or fax 1-819-855-2680. For information call 1-877-562-2733.