Employment Opportunity

Community Mentor (2 positions)

Competition 24-43

 

Job Location: Moose Factory, Ontario

 

Position Summary:

Under the general supervision of the Moose Cree Sports & Recreation Coordinator, the Community Mentor will conduct and develop recreational programming for Moose Cree membership. The program will focus on recreational activities, that enhance the quality of life of Moose Cree Members by offering programs that benefit our people’s holistic health and well-being by providing the space and programs for individuals to live well.

 

Qualifications/Requirements:

  1. College diploma or University degree in a sport & recreation or social work program will be preferred.
  2. Mental Health First Aid First Nations Certification preferred or willing to obtain within 6 months of employment.
  3. First Aid/CPR Certification or willing to obtain.
  4. Minimum of 2 years’ experience working with children, youth, and families.
  5. Experience coordinating and developing programs.
  6. Experience & ability to work out on the land.
  7. Ability to build trust and rapport with community and maintain confidentiality.
  8. Empathy and understanding of diverse community dynamics.
  9. Knowledge of child development.
  10. Familiarity with community resources and services.
  11. Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  12. Strong organizational, time management, and documentation skills.
  13. Strong critical thinking and problem-solving skills.
  14. Cultural competence and sensitivity.
  15. Ability to work efficiently under pressure and changing environments.
  16. Experience with computer software (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, EMR)
  17. Criminal record check including Vulnerable Sector clearance is required prior to hiring.
  18. G Class Driver’s License preferred.

 

Salary: $45,415.50 – $57,525.00

 

Duration: Permanent with 3-months probation

 

To apply:  Submit cover letter, resume and two (2) recent employment references with permission to contact, quoting competition # 24-43.

 

Submit Resume to:
Human Resources Generalist
Moose Cree First Nation
P.O. Box 190
Moose Factory, ON P0L 1W0

Email: or fax: (705) 658-4734

 

Deadline for Resume: Tuesday, July 9th, 2024 @ 11:59 PM

 

Job Description: Available Upon Request

 

Applicants are asked to include copies of their educational qualifications along with their application.

 

*Only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Due to postal changes, we recommend submitting resume via e-mail.

 

As MCFN is a First Nation organization preference in hiring will be given firstly to the First Nation members, and to the rest, subsequently. Candidates needing any accommodation of any kind are requested to inform the organization in advance so that the required accommodative measures can be incorporated in the recruitment process. By responding to the application, candidates are implicitly providing consent to share their personal information with the organization. This personal information that is being shared with the employee will be used only for the purpose of recruitment and will not be used for any other purposes.