Independent First Nations Youth Coordinator

Job Closing: Jan 15

Employer: Independent First Nations
Location: Canada
Type: Business, Office & Project Management, Contract, Part-time, Seasonal & Temporary

Qualifications:

Education and Experience

  • At minimum applicant must have a grade twelve (12) diploma and/or equivalent GED;
  • Applicants with Post-Secondary diploma/degree in (e.g. health, social sciences, business, communications and/or related discipline(s)), is preferred;
  • Applicant must have at minimum two (2) years working experience with Indigenous communities and preferably with a background in working with Youth;
  • Any training/certification attained (e.g. SafeTalk, Mental Health First Aid) is considered an asset;
  • Knowledge and understanding the IFN’s communities and their needs/concerns is an asset;

Skills & Abilities

  • Must possess excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Must have a working knowledge of basic computer programs (e.g. Word, Excel, PowerPoint etc.)
  • Must have ability to prepare workplans, budgets, proposals and to report for key activities
  • Must be able to take direction, set priorities, meet deadlines and exercise time management
  • Must possess critical thinking, problem solving and analytical skills and aptitudes
  • Must be able to work both independently and as a member of a team
  • Must be comfortable traveling, engaging with people and working with diverse communities
  • Understanding of policy, program and evaluation processes
  • Knowledge of diverse Indigenous culture(s) and/or language(s) is an asset
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality

Other Information:

  • Location: Satellite Office
  • Salary: Will range ($50,000 - $55,000 annually) depending on experience and education of applicant.
  • Valid Provincial and/or State issued Driver’s License
  • Access to reliable transportation and insurable
  • Successful applicant, will need to provide a current CPIC Venerable Sector Check
  • Friday January 15th, 2021, no later than 5:00pm (late applications will not be accepted).

How to Apply:

  • Current Cover Letter
  • Current Resume
  • Three names (not letters) or references with telephone numbers (one must be current or most recent employer)
  • Copies of valid driver’s license, supporting education documents;

Only those applicants who will be granted an interview will be contacted. Thank you to each applicant for your interest.

Contact Information:

  • Independent First Nations Att : IFN Executive Administrative Committee, P.O. Box 1634 Cornwall, Ontario K6H 5V6
  • Telephone: (613) 932 5852 - Fax : (613) 932 9766

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