Counsellor Sakwatamo Lodge

Counsellor Sakwatamo Lodge
The Prince Albert Grand Council is accepting applications for the position of Counsellors at the Sakwatamo Lodge Treatment Centre located on the James Smith Cree Nation.
Duties & Responsibilities:
- Ability to demonstrate knowledge in addiction(s) and their effects on the family.
- Ability to accurately assess addiction(s) and make appropriate treatment recovery plans.
- Knowledge of screening and addiction assessment tools and procedures.
- Knowledge of group dynamics and one/one counselling.
- Demonstrate knowledge of a Holistic Addiction Treatment Model.
- Ability to develop and deliver presentations to clients/community.
- Ability to prepare/respond with case management treatment plans.
- Ability to work in dependently/multi disciplinary team and with client case load.
- Must have a diploma in Chemical Dependency Studies or have a diploma in Community Addictions Worker.
- Have a working knowledge in Inpatient Alcohol & Drug Treatment
- Two (2) years continuous sobriety
- Must have a valid Saskatchewan Drivers License.
- Preferred asset would be to speak an official language of the Prince Albert Grand Council (Cree, Dene or Dakota).
- The successful applicant must undergo a Criminal Record Check, the results of which may influence the decision to employ.
Deadline for applications: Wednesday, May 30th 2018
submit Resume cover letter and three (3) work related reference letters / Please Include email address ( applicants will be contacted through email) attention:
Sandy McLachlan, Director of Human Resources
Prince Albert Grand Council
PO Box 2410
Prince Albert Saskatchewan S6V 7G3
phone 306-953-7217 Fax 306-953-1045 email [email protected] Or visit

2300-9th Ave west
Prince Albert, SK S6V 7G3