Tribal Wellness Outreach Coordinator
Interlake Reserves Tribal Council Inc.
Winnipeg, MB

*INTERLAKE RESERVES TRIBAL COUNCIL
*

Job Posting

JOB TITLE: Tribal Community Wellness Outreach Worker (term)

TERM: Asap – March 31, 2020

POST: TBD

SALARY: Based on Education and Experience

Job Description:

Under the direction and supervision of the Tribal Wellness Coordinator, the Community Outreach Worker will carry out the activities of the Mental Wellness Team focusing on strengths based approach and protective factors within the Interlake Reserves Tribal Council region.

− Work with the communities to provide support in the delivery and coordination of services

− Provide support and follow up between visits to the community and individuals

− Liaison with the community members and resources within the community

Qualifications:

− A diploma in community wellness or a related discipline and/or a combination of five years

mental health related experience

− Health & Wellness Certification (I.e., ASIST 11, Mental Health First Aid, , safeTALK, CPR, etc.)
a definite asset

− Excellent written and communication skills

− Excellent counselling skills

− Excellent coordination skills

− Knowledge of working with systems and First Nations communities

− Knowledge of mental wellness

− Ability to work independently and with minimum supervision

− Knowledge of issues specific to First Nations

− Must be available to work flexible hours and be able to travel

− Criminal Record check and Child Abuse Registry Check must be submitted

− Preference will be given to qualified Manitoba Interlake First Nation members

Please provide a cover letter, resume, Criminal Record check and Child Abuse Registry Check, and
three (3) written reference letters (preferably from present and past employers) to
*Donna Hall, Program Manager no later than 4:30 p.m. August 23, 2019
Fax: (204) 942-8840 *

We thank all who apply and advise that only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $35,000.00 to $45,000.00 /year

Experience:

  • Mental Wellness and Councilling: 5 years (Required)

Education:

  • Secondary School (Preferred)

Location:

  • Winnipeg, MB (Preferred)

Licence:

  • Driver's (Preferred)

Language:

  • English (Required)
  • Ojibway (Preferred)