REGIONAL MENTAL WELLNESS COORDINATOR

REGIONAL MENTAL WELLNESS COORDINATOR
Moose Factory, ON
Contract as per Funding Agreement
To commensurate with experience as per salary grid
Comp#: 2017-004
Closing: June 27, 2017 (4:00 PM EST)

SUMMARY OF POSITION:
The Regional Mental Wellness Coordinator (RMWC) shall work under the supervision of the Health Policy Advisor and shall be responsible for: Creating a dedicated Mental Wellness Team to supplement and support existing resources in the community affected by crisis within the Mushkegowuk Region. The unit will also serve as a resource in promoting prevention initiative by education and awareness campaigns directed at service providers and the community for the purpose of having an immediate and experienced, community-based response to local and regional mental health issues to prevent tragic outcomes and help ease the psychological impacts of traumatic events.

SPECIFICATIONS:

• Post secondary education in Health or Social Sciences or an equivalent combination of education and related work experience;
• Experience working with First Nations;
• Knowledge and commitment to First Nation traditional health practices;
• Exceptional facilitation skills; presentations; group workshops; and public speaking events;
• Proven organizational, planning, and time management skills;
• Project management and service delivery design, implementation, and evaluation;
• Experience in training methods;
• Ability to plan community crisis response;
• Ability to organize workers in crisis situations;
• Ability to maintain confidentiality, familiar with PHIPA and other applicable legislation;
• Must be certified in ASIST, Psychological and Mental Health First Aid;
• Must provide rotational on call services:
• Must possess certification in First Aid/CPR;
• Must have a valid Driver's License;
• Ability to meet variable scheduling requirements;
• Ability to speak Cree would be considered an asset.

PLEASE SUBMIT RESUME AND THREE (3) RECENT WORK REFERENCES, quoting Competition# 2017-004 by no later than June 27, 2017@ 4:00 p.m. to:
Human Resources Manager
MUSHKEGOWUK COUNCIL
P.O. Box 370
Moose Factory, ON POL lW0
Resumes can be emailed to: hr@mushkegowuk.ca or faxed to 705-658-4250

Company: 
MUSHKEGOWUK COUNCIL
Job Location: 
POINT (-80.592965 51.262486)
Closing Date: 
Tuesday, June 27, 2017 - 04:00