Part Time Peer Support Worker (Indigenous Mental Health & Addictions Program – IMHAP)

Ne-Chee Friendship Centre is hiring a Part Time Peer Support Worker (Indigenous Mental Health & Addictions Program – IMHAP)! For more information about this LEAP position please see the details below!

The Ne-Chee Friendship Centre requires a Peer Support Worker with lived experience to assist in the delivery of the Indigenous Mental Health & Addiction Support Program. This program aims to provide culturally relevant front-line mental health and addiction interventions and supports for Indigenous Clients in conflict with the law, with an enhanced focus on vulnerable women.

Employer Name: Ne-Chee Friendship Centre
City: Kenora
Province: ON
Postal Code: P9N 1V7
Application Deadline: August 9, 2024
Email: hr@nechee.org
Hours of Work: Part-time
Job Type: Part-Time
Wages: $17.00 per hour

Duties of this LEAP Job Posting:
  • Support the Counsellor to deliver group mental health and addiction programming as well as crisis support for participants of IMHAP
  • Collaborate with the Counsellor to develop client-centered, trauma-informed safety and wellness plans, and harm reduction plans
  • Identify and address barriers to group programming to improve participant understanding and engagement
  • Ensure that group programming materials and craft supplies are readily available and accessible to each participant
  • Promote life-skill development to foster healing, wholistic wellness, recovery and to enhance participant safety
  • Complete administrative duties and documentation as required
  • Other duties as assigned by the Counsellor and/or designate
How To Apply to this LEAP Job Posting:

* A Current Vulnerable Persons Check will be required upon offer of employment

 

Preference will be given to Indigenous applicants. Please self-identify upon applying

 

DEADLINE: Open Until Filled

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

E-Mail: hr@nechee.org

 

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

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