Employment Opportunity

Community Wellness Worker

Competition #22-57

 

Job Location: Moose Factory, ON

 

Position Summary:

The Community Wellness Worker will provide community outreach activities in the community or at the land-based site. To give trauma-focused quality work that will assist all members of Moose Cree First Nation, they shall work closely with the health & wellness department and enhance all aspects of mental health aspects in community health.

 

Qualifications/Requirements:

  1. Bachelor of Social Work preferred
  2. Social Service Worker or other suitable/related diplomas with proven two years of counselling with child & youth experience shall be considered
  3. Minimum of 2 years of counselling experience in the community-based mental health field
  4. Experience in being out on the land for therapy purposes or willingness to learn
  5. Experience with working within First Nation preferred
  6. Demonstrates knowledge in programming, land-based, and health promotional activities
  7. Demonstrates sound knowledge of community programming and resources
  8. Strong written and oral communication skills
  9. Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to maintain constructive relationships with clients and team members
  10. Strong critical thinking & problem-solving skills
  11. Ability to maintain confidentiality
  12. Must have a thorough understanding of the cultural environment in which they serve
  13. Fluency in the Moose Cree language is an asset
  14. Possesses a strong attention to detail and tact
  15. G Class Driver’s License preferred
  16. Credentials required: degree/diploma/certificates (please attach proof of the same)
  17. Criminal record check including Vulnerable Sector clearance is required prior to hiring

 

Salary: As per salary grid

 

Duration: Permanent with three-months’ probation

 

References: Two recent employment references with cover letter and resume and permission to contact, quoting competition # 22-57.

 

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: Friday, October 21st, 2022 @ 11:59 p.m.

 

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 or dropping off at main reception.

 

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 accommodation of any kind are requested to inform the organization in advance so that 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 employer will be used solely for the purpose of recruitment and will not be used for any other purposes.