Wellness Support Worker

Wellness Support Worker                         Competition #19-20-35
Term Full-time (September 3, 2019 – March 31, 2021)
Level 6 – $58, 832.00 – $68, 825.00
Robust Benefits and Pension Package
Location: Whitehorse

Job Summary:
Reporting to the Dän Tsʼänānän Program Manager, this position provides wellness, social, training and employment support services and advocacy to Dän Tsʼänānän program participants in order to remove the historic barriers to employment and enable them to successfully pursue advanced education and / or sustainable employment. This position works collaboratively as a member of the Community Wellness Team, and performs other duties as required.

Education and Experience:
Successful completion of a two-year diploma in a social services field, combined with a minimum of three years’ experience in providing social support services. An equivalent combination of training and experience maybe considered. Relevant experience working in a First Nation Government setting will be considered an asset.

Conditions of Employment:
Standard First Aid Certification (current)
Class 5 Driver’s License with Clear Drivers Abstract
Clear Criminal Records Check
Willingness to obtain all required safety and program certifications, as required by Dän Tsʼänānän

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 Click Here:  the CAFN website at www.cafn.ca or contact below.

Deadline: 4:30 pm on August 16, 2019

Send current resume and supporting documents to:
Megan MacKellar
Human Resources Officer
Fax: (867) 634-7071
Phone: (867) 634-4200 ext. 245 or