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Regular Full-time, starting February 1, 2022                                         Competition #21-22-50

Salary: Level 10 – $103,145.00 – $125,374.00

Robust Benefits and Pension Package

Location: Haines Junction

Job Summary:

Reporting to the Senior Director, Citizen Services this position directs the activities of the Department of Community Wellness, including planning and evaluating in the areas of family and child welfare, nutrition, wellness promotions, addictions, community health, mental health, Elders activities, income assistance and youth & recreation.

Education and Experience:

Successful completion of a degree in Social Work, Public or Business Administration, or related discipline. With several years’ experience in a senior public sector position, preferably administrating First Nations social, health and wellness programs or an equivalent combination of training and experience.

Conditions of Employment:

  • Criminal Record Check
  • Valid Yukon Driver’s License
  • Willing and able to travel to other CAFN communities and field camps
  • Willingness to work evenings and/or weekends, as required
  • Extended workdays may be required to accomplish tasks and meet workload demands during peak periods, as directed
  • Attendance at the General Assemblies
  • Mandatory confidentiality is a condition of employment for all CAFN personnel
  • All Champagne and Aishihik First Nations employees are expected to conduct their duties in a harmonious and cooperative manner intended to enhance the First Nations efforts to build a strong and prosperous Government.


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 Rights Commission.

Please note that selection for further consideration will be based solely on the information you provide in your resume. We thank all those who apply but only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.

Temporary Assignments may be considered. Please ensure you have supervisor approval before applying.

Job description: JD_Director of Community Wellness June 2018

Deadline: 4:30 pm on January 14, 2022

Send current resume and supporting documents to:

Megan MacKellar

Human Resources Officer

Phone: (867) 634-4200 ext. 245