Housing Worker

Ontario Native Women’s Association  is hiring a Housing Worker! For more information about this LEAP posting please see the details below!

The Housing Worker advocates and supports Indigenous people 16 years of age or older who are or are at imminent risk of homelessness throughout the province. Priority is given to
Indigenous people who are at a greater risk of losing their children to the child welfare system and or who are at a greater risk of becoming in conflict with the law because of their
homelessness. The Nihdawin Program assists Indigenous people in these circumstances and supports their traditional roles within our culture.

Employer Name: Ontario Native Women’s Association
City: Kenora
Province: ON
Postal Code: P9N 1S9
Application Deadline: July 5, 2024
Hours of Work: Full-time
Job Type: Full-Time
Wages: $49,500 - $60,778 DOE

Duties of this LEAP Job Posting:

The Housing Worker advocates and supports Indigenous people 16 years of age or older who are or are at imminent risk of homelessness throughout the province. Priority is given to Indigenous people who are at a greater risk of losing their children to the child welfare system and or who are at a greater risk of becoming in conflict with the law because of their homelessness.

The Nihdawin Program assists Indigenous people in these circumstances and supports their traditional roles within our culture. The Housing worker provides advocacy and support in the areas of housing; maintaining existing housing and finding affordable sustainable housing for Indigenous people, acting as advocates with Ontario Works, Ontario Disability Support Program, the court system, schools, landlords and medical services. Nihdawin recognizes the importance of providing wraparound supports and services to attend to the needs of Indigenous people as they strive for personal recovery, to maintain their families and live their best lives.

How To Apply to this LEAP Job Posting:

If you would like to learn more about the job, please send us an email at hr@onwa.ca.

Visit our careers page www.onwa.ca/careers to view all current job openings!

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