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Weechi-it-te-win Family Services Inc.
Invites applications for the position of

SPECIAL PROJECTS
COORDINATOR
– (1) POSITION
GENERAL DESCRIPTION
The Special Projects Coordinator is a full-time permanent community
support and administrative position. Supervision is provided by the Director
of Nanaandawewenin. The Special Projects Coordinator will work within
a culturally competent system of care and as such will acknowledge and
incorporate, at all levels, the importance of culture, the expansion of cultural
knowledge, and the overall vision of Weechi-It-Te-Win Family Services.
The Special Projects Coordinator is responsible for supporting efficient
implementation of the Family Well-Being programs at the respective First
Nation. The Special Projects Coordinator ensures the Family Well Being
Programs are aimed at reducing domestic violence, responding to crisis, and
preventing children and youth from coming into care.
The Special Projects Coordinator is the primary resource person for First
Nation Family Preservation Workers. The Special Projects Coordinator is
responsible for orientation, mentoring and on-site training of First Nation
Family Preservation Workers.
The Special Projects Coordinator is responsible for coordination duties of any
special projects approved by the WFS Board of Directors.
RESPONSIBILITY
The Special Projects Coordinator reports to the Director of
Nanaandawewenin.
QUALIFICATIONS
1. An understanding and appreciation of Anishinaabe cultural beliefs,
values, teachings and a commitment to continue a learning process;
2. Post-secondary diploma in health, social services or administration;
3. 1 year of work experience in the area of service coordination;
4. Demonstrated ability to prepare comprehensive narratives and statistical
reports;
6. Demonstrated ability to develop policy and prepare funding applications
or proposals.
7. Ability to speak the Anishinaabe language is preferred;
8. Knowledge of the administrative structure and operations of Weechi-itte-win Family Services, First Nation family structure and the values, beliefs,
customs and traditional cultural practices of 10 First Nation communities.
Application must include:
3 Cover Letter – signed and dated
3 Resume
3 Three references (one must be employment related) along with written
permission to contact references

  • Applications submitted without all above required documentation

will not be considered

  • Only those selected for an interview will be contacted
  • Complete job descriptions available upon request

Submit Applications to:
DEADLINE TO SUBMIT APPLICATION:
Candace Morrisseau,
Friday, August 16, 2019 at 4:00 pm
Executive Assistant
(S3)
candace.morrisseau@weechi.ca
Weechi-it-te-win Family Services Inc.
P.O. Box 812
FORT FRANCES, Ontario P9A 3N1
Phone number: (807) 274-3201 Fax number: (807) 274-8435