TRADITIONAL HEALER

Website Nogdawindamin Family and Community Services

NOGDAWINDAMIN FAMILY AND COMMUNITY SERVICES WE ARE HIRING!

NOGDAWINDAMIN Family and Community Services, a designated Aboriginal Child Welfare Agency under the Child Youth and Family Services Act serving member First Nations situated between Sault Ste. Marie and Sudbury is seeking to hire a:

FULL-TIME CONTRACT TO MARCH 31, 2022
TRADITIONAL HEALER
LOCATION: ATIKAMEKSHENG ANISHNAWBEK

Salary: Will be competitive and commensurate with experience
Proposed Interview Date: Week of May 24th

Job Summary

Reporting to the Cultural Services Manager, the Traditional Healer is responsible for providing culturally appropriate traditional health services and wellness strategies to the Agency staff, families, and communities. By providing traditional healing, guidance, counselling, and ceremonies grounded in Anishnawbek world view, the Traditional Healer will assist individuals to find and maintain balance in a
holistic way by personal well-being strategies of the Emotional, Spiritual, Physical and Mental self.

Qualifications

• Lifelong learning and mentorship under a reputable Traditional Healer
• Completion of some post-secondary education would be an asset
• Must have a minimum of five years’ experience working in a First Nation’s organization as a
Traditional Healer
• Must have extensive working knowledge and experience with Anishnawbek health issues, culture and
history

Other Requirements

• Respect for, sensitivity towards as well as knowledge and understanding of Anishnawbek culture,
traditions and the Seven Grandfather Teachings
• Ability to understand and speak Anishnaabemowin is a definite asset
• Must provide a Criminal Records Check deemed satisfactory by the employer
• Must have a Class ‘G’ Ontario Driver’s Licence, access to a vehicle and the ability to travel
• Must have $1M automobile insurance coverage

Nogdawindamin Family and Community Services has been in operation for over 25 years. We are committed to providing a barrier-free work environment in accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act and the Ontario Human Rights Code. Accommodations are available upon request for candidates taking part in the recruitment process.

JOIN A GROWING AND DYNAMIC ORGANIZATION OFFERING REWARDING CAREERS, COMPETITIVE SALARIES, BENEFITS, PENSION AND A GREAT WORK ENVIRONMENT FOR INDIVIDUALS COMMITTED TO MAKING A DIFFERENCE.

Please submit a job-related resume and cover letter along with three work related references by:
Monday, May 17, 2021 – 4:00 pm

Hiring Committee
Nogdawindamin Family and Community Services
210B Gran Street, Batchewana First Nation, ON P6A 0C4
FAX (705) 946-3717 Email: hr@nog.ca

Preference will be given to Indigenous applicants. Self-Identification is encouraged.
We thank all applicants for their interest; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
A full job description is located on our website at www.nog.ca

To apply for this job email your details to hr@nog.ca

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