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Income Support Coordinator – Bushe River

Career Posting : Income Support Coordinator – Bushe River

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Type: Full-Time
Term: Other
Closing Date: April 15, 2019 5:00 pm

Open to DTFN Members Only

The Dene Tha’ Got’sats’eni-Dats’e dii/Social Development Program has a full-time (contract) position with benefits available for an Income Support Coordinator based out of the Social Development Office at the Four Chiefs Complex in Bushe River.

Duties and Responsibilities include:

  • Review budget and financial statements to ensure conformance with program guidelines
  • Submit monthly and annual program reports to the funding agency
  • Verify the eligibility of submissions for all special needs requests
  • Perform the duties of a Social Allowance Caseworker
  • Deliver effective programming by supervising the operation of services provided within the department
  • Prepare annual work plans
  • Other related duties as required or assigned by the Director of Social Development


  • Minimum Grade 12 Diploma with post-secondary training
  • Previous experience in a social / human services work environment
  • Must have excellent communication and written skills
  • Must have solid planning, organization and problem-solving skills
  • Must have computer systems knowledge and be proficient in Microsoft computer software applications
  • Strong ability to deal tactfully with clients in stressful situations
  • Must be dependable and reliable
  • Ability to speak and understand the Dene language is a definite asset
  • Class 5 Alberta Driver’s license and reliable transportation

The successful candidate must provide a clear criminal record check and a child welfare clearance check.

Closing Date:
April 15, 2019 at 5:00 p.m.

Submit resumes to:
Elna Ahnassay, Personnel Services Coordinator
Dene Tha’ First Nation
P.O. Box 120 Chateh, AB T0H 0S0
Fax: (780) 321-3863 or 321-3886

We thank all applicants in advance however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.