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

Website Noojmowin Teg Health Centre

Cultural & Wellness Support – Summer Student (3 months)

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
·       Previous experience working in and/or with First Nation communities/organizations
·       Post Secondary Diploma
·       Knowledge of the First Nation communities of Manitoulin Island
·       Knowledge of Anishinabe culture and traditions
·       Skilled in interpersonal relations
·       Excellent written/verbal communication skills
·       Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications
·       Strong time management skills

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.