Communications Coordinator

Waasegiizhig Nanaandawe’iyewigaming  (WNHAC) is hiring a Communications Coordinator! For more information about this LEAP job posting, check out the details below!

What WNHAC offers:

  • Support from an interprofessional team and wholistic model of care
  • Group Benefits and Healthcare of Ontario Pension Plan (based on position)
  • 3 weeks of paid vacation in the first year of service, increase with years of services
  • Commitment to staff wellbeing supported by compensating time, wellness policy and stipend
  • General office hours are 9:00am to 4:30pm with casual dress. Flexible work hours are available within policy parameters
  • Compensates related Licencing fees from Professional Associations
  • Supports Professional Development and Cultural Safety. Access to cultural teachings and knowledge keepers on an ongoing basis
  • Salary is competitive and reflects both the responsibilities of the position and conditions of employment.
Employer Name: Waasegiizhig Nanaandawe’iyewigamig (WNHAC)
City: Kenora
Province: ON
Postal Code: P9N 1Y9
Application Deadline: July 29th, 2022
Phone: 8886996422
Hours of Work: Full-time
Job Type: Full-Time
Wages: TBD

Duties of this LEAP Job Posting:

We provide client-centered, wholistic primary health care through an interprofessional, team-based model of care. Services comprise a range of options including prevention, assessment, diagnosis and treatment based on traditional and contemporary models of care, using wholistic health and community development concepts.


This position supports fulfilment of our mission through implementation of a communication strategy. The position is responsible to identify and act on opportunities to improve communication between the organization and the people we serve. It creates and coordinates effective internal and external communications tools and processes, presenting a consistent brand that portrays an Indigenous community owned and operated image


NOTE: traditional practices involve burning sacred medicines including tobacco, sweetgrass, sage and cedar within the work setting.

Qualifications for this LEAP Job Posting:
  • Post-secondary degree or diploma in communication, media, or related discipline or equivalent combination of education, training, and experience Personal experience and understanding of Anishinaabe culture, values, and healing practices;
  • Experience working in an Indigenous organization and ability to understand and speak Anishinaabemowin a definite asset
  • Strong creativity and technical skills in design, video and multi-media, and excellent writing/editing skills
  • Demonstrated oral and written communication skills; excellent interpersonal skills to deal effectively with a wide variety of people
  • Willingness and ability to travel
  • Valid drivers’ license and own vehicle required; copy of current drivers’ abstract
  • Current vulnerable persons records check
  • Proof of immunization in compliance with policy requirements is mandatory for employment;
  • Commitment to ongoing training and professional development relevant to job requirements;
  • Positive attitude and capacity to act as a healthy lifestyle role model.
How To Apply to this LEAP Job Posting:



Please send resume with covering letter and three references, to:


Communications Coordinator Position



Fax: (807) 467-8341

Phone: (888) MYWNHAC


We thank all applicants for their interest in this position; however, please note only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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