Community Support Worker (4 Positions)

Community Support Worker (4 Positions) Competition #19-20-39
Employment: Term Full-Time (Sept 2, 2019 – March 31, 2020)
Salary: Level 6 – $58,832.00 – $68,825.00
Robust Benefits and Pension Package
Location: Haines Junction (2) and Whitehorse, YT (2)

Job Summary:
Reporting to the Wellness Supports Manager, this position works with CAFN families & Citizens to provide support and access to culturally relevant programs and activities to promote healing, wellness and community cohesion. This position collaborates with both the Wellness, Cultural & Family Support teams and plays a role in creating connections and support between the traditional teachings (Dan Ke) and spiritual, mental, emotional and physical healing and wellbeing.

Education and Experience:
Successful completion of high school is desired but not a requirement.
-Knowledge of Dan Ke way is a must
-Experience in supporting families with cultural and wellness activities
-Experience working in a First Nation community is an asset.
-Experience with food preparation and driving clients is an asset

Conditions of Employment:
Standard First Aid Certification (current)
Class 5 driver’s License with Clear Drivers Abstract. Class 4 Driver’s license would be an asset
Clear Criminal Records Check
Food Safe level 1

CAFN is an equal opportunity employer, however, qualified Aboriginal applicants will be given priority in accordance with the Aboriginal Employment Preference Policy of the Canadian Human Right Commission. We thank all those who apply but only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.

For a complete job description please check the CAFN website at or contact below.

Deadline: 4:30 pm on August 22, 2019

Send current resume and supporting documents to:
Elly Jackson
Human Resources Administrative Assistant
Fax: (867) 634-7071
Phone: (867) 634-4200 ext. 241 or