KOSSS - Well Being Multi-Purpose Worker

Keewaytinook Okimakanak Secondary Student Services is looking to fill one Well Being Multi-Purpose Worker position to work out of Thunder Bay.  

The KOSSS Well-Being Multi-Purpose Worker would work and support the KOSSS well-being program area in their day-to-day case management and support to students. The Well-Being Multi-Purpose Worker would assist the Well Being Team in identifying any service gaps and assist the KOSSS Well Being Team in the development of programming and supports that would address these needs. 

Duties and Responsibilities:  

  1. Assist the KOSSS Well Being Team in the development of health & well-being programming and activities that would be appropriate for youth aged 13 through 20 years.  

  2. Transportation and care of students while receiving services, aide or participating in programming.  

  3. Assist the KOSSS Well Being Team and Student Support Workers in providing support to students on a daily basis.  

  4. Participate in programming that would build stronger connections and supports to KOSSS Students i.e. Camping trips, Rabbit Snaring, Lunch and Learn Workshops, etc. 

  5. Willing to take related training.  

  6. Other duties that will be assigned by the KOSSS Well Being Coordinator and KOSSS Manager.  

Qualifications: 

  • Related work experience 

  • College Diploma or Equivalent Experience and training or education-related position 

  • Knowledge of First Nation education issues, challenges, and delivery models 

  • Ability to speak one of the local dialects is an asset  

  • Strong Interpersonal Skills 

  • Valid Class G Driver’s License  

  • Must be willing to provide a police criminal background check 

  • Able to work effectively with others 

  • Ability to work independently  

  • Strong communication skills with proficiency in developing written communications and the development and delivery of oral presentations  

  • Willing to travel to the KO communities: Deer Lake, Fort Severn, Keewaywin, McDowell Lake, North Spirit Lake and Poplar Hill 

Salary will be based on a combination of qualifications and experience. 

Deadline for the above Position is: July 6, 2018 by 1:00 P.M. CST 

Please FAX or E-Mail Resumes to: 1-807-346-4330 or email to henryowusu@edu.knet.ca 

Deadline: 

Friday, July 6, 2018 - 13:00