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Thursday, December 21, 2017


Date Posted:

December 21, 2017-January 28, 2018

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Ministry of Children & Family Development
Available locations: Invermere, Smithers, Chetwynd, Fort Nelson, Williams Lake, Dease Lake, McBride, Clearwater, Vanderhoof, Terrace, Prince Rupert, Hazelton, Burns Lake, Ashcroft, Port Hardy, Lillooet, Fort St James, Kitimat, BC

Job Title:

Child Protection Worker

Starting Date:



Salary $52,329.92 - $69,104.56 annually
Working for the BC Public Service includes engaging in rewarding work with real career development opportunities and receiving a benefits package that helps support you in finding work/life balance. For more information, please see What We Offer.


Qualifications for this role include:

  • Bachelor of Social Work, Masters of Social Work, or Bachelor of Arts in Child and Youth Care,  OR
  • Masters in Educational Counselling/Masters Clinical Psychology with completion of a practicum in family and child welfare.
  • Due to the nature of the position, preference may be given to Indigenous applicants.

Use your education and experience to develop vital family and children services in some of BC’s most beautiful rural communities. As a Child Protection Worker, through assessment and collaboration, you develop plans with families to ensure the safety of children and youth. Your skill set will include interviewing clients, evaluating vulnerability factors, investigating child welfare reports and determining a plan of action for your clients including family support services.

How to Apply:
To learn more about the retention incentives available with this opportunity and to apply online by January 28, 2018, please visit: .

Competition Number: 47035

Attention: only applications submitted through the BC Public Service’s employment website (see link above) will be accepted.

Closing Date:

January 28, 2018