Youth Well-Being Program Coordinator

Shibogama First Nations Council is looking for a Youth Well-Being Program Coordinator! For more information on this LEAP job posting, check out the details below!

Employer Name: Shibogama First Nations Council
Location/Address: Sioux Lookout, ON
Application Deadline: July 14th, 2020
Phone: (807) 737-2662
Hours of Work: Full-time, term position until March 31, 2021 with possibility of extension based on funding Position based in Sioux Lookout
Job Type: Full-Time
Wages: TBD

Duties of this LEAP Job Posting:

The Youth Well-Being Program Coordinator works in a supervisory capacity to support the effective implementation of the Payahtakenemowin Youth Well-Being Program. The program’s main objective is to ensure the safety and well-being of youth from Shibogama communities who are away from their communities while attending school in Sioux Lookout and at Pelican Falls First Nation High School or while in Sioux Lookout receiving specialized treatment/interventions.

Qualifications for this LEAP Job Posting:
  •  Post secondary education in social work, psychology, or other field relevant to the position. A combination of education, training and experience may also be considered.
  • Minimum five years recent experience in a mental health and substance use environment.
  •  Minimum two years’ experience working in a supervisory capacity in a mental health or related service setting.
  • Knowledge and experience in community-based case management processes for youth mental health.
  • Membership or membership qualification in a recognized provincial regulatory body.
  • Thorough understanding and application of integration of both traditional Indigenous approaches and mainstream approaches, with a general competency in treating concurrent disorders in youth.
  • Excellent communication skills: oral, written, and interpersonal. Fluency in Oji-Cree is preferred.
  • Successful candidate must provide a clean, current CPIC and VSS prior to hiring.
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license and provide a current driving abstract.
How To Apply to this LEAP Job Posting:

A full job description is available upon request from:

Please submit cover letter and resume by email to:

Hiring Committee
Shibogama First Nations Council
P.O. Box 449, 81 King St, Sioux Lookout, ON P8T 1A5

We wish to thank in advance all those who submit applications. However, only those selected For an interview will be contacted

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