Indigenous EarlyON Coordinator

Ne-Chee Friendship Centre are looking for a Indigenous EarlyON Coordinator! For more information on this LEAP job posting, check out the details below!

Employer Name: Ne-Chee Friendship Centre
City: Kenora
Province: ON
Postal Code: P9N 1V7
Application Deadline: June 17th, 2024
Hours of Work: Full-Time
Job Type: Full-Time
Wages: $48,000 to $50,000 to start

Duties of this LEAP Job Posting:
  • Responsible for the day-to-day operation of the Centre
  • Ensure that the Centre is community-based, and offers culturally relevant programming that aims to improve the physical, emotional, mental and spiritual well-being of off-reserve Indigenous children, ages 0-6 years
  • Coordinate, plan and facilitate programs for parents and children
  • Prepare and present workshops as well as coordinating workshops; plan and carry out activities with children; provide community outreach
  • Prepare monthly reports
  • Attendance as required at meetings and events which may occur on evenings and weekends
  • Participate in local tables, committees and projects that support development opportunities
  • Recommend and participate in poverty reduction strategies that promote local solutions for families
  • Participate in community capacity building initiatives that promote wellness, poverty reduction, and sharing of local resources
  • Perform other duties as assigned
Qualifications for this LEAP Job Posting:
  • Preference given to those who possess a two-year diploma in Early Childhood Education and registered with the College of Early Childhood Educators
  • At least two years’ experience in a related childcare field
  • Excellent communication skills both written and oral
  • Demonstrated proficiency in Microsoft applications
  • Previous experience working with Indigenous persons and community organizations
  • Practical knowledge of Indigenous values, traditions, culture, and practices
  • Highly organized and able to work with minimal supervision to meet deadlines
  • Valid driver’s license and access to a reliable vehicle
  • First Aid/CPR training a definite asset
  • Positive attitude & capacity to act as a healthy lifestyle role model
How To Apply to this LEAP Job Posting:
  • Comprehensive benefit package including a pension plan
  • A Current Criminal Records Check will be required upon offer of employment
  • Preference will be given to Indigenous applicants. Please self-identify upon applying

Please submit your resume along with a cover letter to: Brianna Boucha-Human Resources Manager, Ne-Chee Friendship Centre: 326 2nd Street South, Kenora, ON P9N 1G5 Fax: (807) 468-5340 E-Mail:

We wish to thank all applicants, however, only those selected for an interview will be acknowledged

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