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Rainy River First Nations
Invites applications for the position of

Reporting to the Director of Treatment and Recovery Services, the
Early Intervention & Aftercare Worker is responsible for addictions and
mental health counselling. Substance abuse assessment, pre-treatment
services and aftercare and relapse prevention services are a priority.

  • A minimum two-year Addictions or Social Work Diploma or

related field;

  • A minimum two years’ experience in the field of addictions or a

combination of training and experience in working with First Nations.

  • Comprehensive knowledge of issues related to addiction

and recovery;

  • Knowledge of Rainy River First Nation and the community’s culture,

beliefs and traditional lifestyles;

  • Must have excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.


  • Must be able to provide current Criminal Reference Check satisfactory

to the First Nation;

  • Must adhere to the Rainy River First Nations’ Drug Testing Policy;
  • Must have the ability to work flexible work hours, which may include

evenings and weekends;

  • Must have valid driver’s license and access to a vehicle.

Please apply in writing by 4:00 PM, Friday September 13, 2019.
Applications must include a cover letter, current resume, three (3)
employment related references, two of which must be from a current or
recent supervisor with written permission to contact the references.
Complete Job Description available upon request.
Please submit application to:
Verna DeBungie
Rainy River First Nations
P.O. Box 450
Emo ON P0W 1E0
For further information, please contact Taylor Connell – HR Officer at
(807) 482-2479 ext. 249.
We thank all applicants but only those invited for an interview
will be contacted.
The Rainy River First Nation is an equal opportunity employer.