Expired on: Oct 3, 2023

Ogimaawabiitong is dedicated and committed to “Excellence in all that we do”.  The ethics, along with the Seven Teachings, speak to how the organization operates: in relation to interaction amongst clients, staff, members and other stake holders.  The Ogimaawabiitong code of ethics and teachings reflect in both decision-making and service delivery.

Do you want to work for a health care organization that changes people’s lives? One that not only cares deeply about clients, but also values that its employees are its greatest Gifts!

Examples of Support

  • Unique health services organization
  • Supportive management team and collaborative work environment
  • Family Culture
  • Innovative environment
  • Enriched job fulfilment and
  • We offer a competitive compensation package, and exceptional opportunities for career growth
  • A retirement savings plan with company contributions

Position Description

The Community Support Services Coordinator is a member of Kenora Chiefs Advisory’s Community Health and Cultural Services team. This position will provide liaison, support and case management for the First Nation Home Maintenance & Repair and supporting the Homemaker Programs, ensuring the needs of the elderly are being met

Position Title:                 Community Support Services Coordinator

Department:                   Community Health and Cultural Services

Term:                               Full time

Location:                         240 Veterans Drive, 3rd Floor, Kenora, Ontario

Reports to:                      Director of Services–Community Health and Cultural Services

Summary of Duties

  • Work as part of the Health Team
  • Provide direction and support to the Community Coordinators in the First Nations
  • Complete client assessments on home maintenance and repair and homemaker clients
  • Advocate and navigate services for clients and health care providers in communities and First Nation members in Urban area
  • Network with local specialized service providers
  • Connect and work with community health service providers to ensure efficient program delivery
  • Arrange quarterly meetings with community coordinators from participating First Nations
  • Ensure accurate reporting of statistics and funding
  • Complete the necessary research and proposals for expansion programs, training and services
  • Obtain and complete quarterly reports and process monthly payments
  • Other duties as required

Qualifications

  • Completion of a post-secondary program that relates to this field or equivalent combination of training and experience
  • Current knowledge and understanding of Federal and Provincial health programs
  • General understanding of First Nation culture, values and beliefs
  • Completion of a post-secondary program that relates to this field or equivalent combination of training and experience
  • Current knowledge and understanding of Federal and Provincial health programs
  • General understanding of First Nation culture, values and beliefs
  • Fluent in Ojibway language is a definite asset
  • Experience working in a First Nation health organization

  Position Requirements

  • Valid driver’s license and vehicle
  • Must be willing to travel when required
  • Must be willing to relocate to Kenora,ON
  • Vulnerable Sector Criminal Records Search

We’re looking to grow our teams with people who share our energy and enthusiasm for

creating the best experience for our clients and within KCA.  Discover What’s Possible!

Please forward resume cover letter and 3 references by Tuesday 3 October, 2023 at 4:30 p.m. to:

Human Resource Department

Kenora Chiefs Advisory

P.O. Box 349- 240 Veterans Drive, 3rd Floor

Kenora ON P9N 3X4

Fax: 807-467-2656

Email:  resume@www.kenorachiefs.org

*We thank all that apply, but only those selected for an interview will be contacted

** Traditional practices involve burning sacred medicines including tobacco, sweetgrass, sage and cedar within the work setting

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