• Full Time
  • Seasonal
  • Little Current
  • June 14, 2024

Website Noojmowin Teg Health Centre

Cultural & Wellness Support – Summer Student (3 months)

Summary
Under direction of the Program Manager, the Cultural & Wellness Support -summer student will perform various tasks assisting Noojmowin Teg Health Centre with regular events, activities and workshops.
 
Job Duties
Perform general support to all Noojmowin Teg Health Centre teams
·       Support program planning and attend community self-care days
·       Assist with cultural events and health promotion/wellness activities
·       Pick up and drop off items at community clinics as needed
·       Assist with medical administration
·       Navigate health and wellness resources in the communities
 
Perform other duties as assigned within the scope of the position
·       Positively represent the organization with clients, families, visitors, collaborating agencies and partners
·       Assist and participate on special projects
 
Requirements Mandatory
Experience in a related field: health, wellness, indigenous studies, recreation, social work 
Clear Vulnerable Sector Check is necessary
Valid Class G driver’s license and have access to a vehicle
Clean Driver’s Record
 Preferred
·       Previous experience working in and/or with First Nation communities/organizations
·       Post Secondary Diploma
 Knowledge
·       Knowledge of the First Nation communities of Manitoulin Island
·       Knowledge of Anishinabe culture and traditions
 Skills
·       Skilled in interpersonal relations
·       Excellent written/verbal communication skills
·       Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications
·       Strong time management skills

 Abilities
Strong ability to prioritize, plan, organize and schedule
Ability to handle multiple tasks to completion
Professionalism, good judgement, diplomacy and interpersonal communication.
Ability to work within a team environment
Ability to speak Anishinaabemowin an asset
 Work Conditions
·       Frequent sitting  
·       Frequent periods of typing while sitting at a computer
·       Frequent interruptions within office setting
·       Travel is required
·       Occasional lifting and bending

 

To apply for this job please visit www.noojmowin-teg.ca.