• KwänlinWhitehorse
  • Takhini River
  • Dä̀kwä̀kä̀daHaines Junction
  • ShadęlChampagne
  • Tthe yänlinCanyon
  • Lu ghäKlukshu

Competition #22-23-17 Community Justice Coordinator (Term)

Aug 4, 2022

Shadhäla Äshèyi yè Kwädän, Champagne and Aishihik First Nations or CAFN, is located in the Yukon Territory and northern B.C.  We have one of the most spectacular workplaces in the Yukon and CAFN is one of the First Nations leading the way in Self-Government in Canada.

Our people (dän) are deeply connected to Dákeyi (our land).  We are actively building Dän K’e (our culture and beliefs) back into all that we do.

Through our offices in Dakwäkäda (Haines Junction) and Kwänlin (Whitehorse) our goal is to hire CAFN Citizens as well as skilled people from the Yukon, Canada and beyond, who will help us continue to grow and innovate our Self Government.   We are a competitive employer with strong family and cultural values and generous benefits, and we welcome your interest in advancing our Self Government through employment with our nation.

Term Full Time (ASAP – March 31, 2023)

Salary: Level 6 – $62,177 – $72,738

Robust Benefits Package

Location: Haines Junction

Job Summary:

Reporting to the Wellness Manager, this position is primarily responsible for coordinating community justice initiatives including Circles (healing, diversion and sentencing) and other Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) processes (conferencing and mediation) for criminal matters and non-criminal disputes within the Haines Junction community.  The Coordinator works closely with the Haines Junction Community Justice Committee (HJCJC) and is responsible for managing the program budget, which also includes expenditures for workshops and presentations on relevant issues.

Education and Experience:

Completion of at least 2 years of post-secondary education in Law, Justice, Criminology or related field and extensive experience working in community justice, particularly with First Nations or an equivalent combination of training and experience.

Conditions of Employment:

  • Valid Class 5 Driver’s License (Class 4 driver’s license would be an asset)
  • Vulnerable Sectors Records Check
  • Willingness to work evenings and/or weekends, as required
  • Ability and willingness to travel, as required
  • Mandatory confidentiality is a condition 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.

An Eligibility List will be created from this posting.

For a complete job description please see contact below.

Deadline: 4:30 pm on August 18, 2022

 Send current resume and supporting documents to:

Monique Martin

Human Resources Officer

Phone: (867) 456-6888 ext 340