Careers

Are you interested in a career in health? We are always on the hunt for new members to our team and offer exciting, rewarding & challenging career opportunities.  Please look below for a list of our current job offerings.

 


 

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Accomodations Clerk

Posted: Oct 17, 2017
Deadline: Dec 31, 2017 || Location: Sioux Lookout || Commitment: Full Time

Under the supervision of the Team Leader, the Accommodations Clerk is responsible for overall care of hostel, hotel and private accommodation boarders, processing of boarders and boarder information. The Accommodations Clerk will also be responsible for assisting dispatch with daily pick up lists, working cooperatively with other staff and agencies and reporting on activities. They will assist the Data Entry Clerks with the nightly data warrants.

Outpatient Mental Health Clinical Manager

Posted: Oct 13, 2017
Deadline: Oct 27, 2017 || Location: Sioux Lookout, ON || Commitment: Full Time

Nodin (CFI) Child and Family Intervention Services provides mental health counselling, support, and family intervention services to First Nation children, youth, and adults from communities served by SLFNHA. The majority of communities are remote, not road accessible and only reachable by air transportation. Nodin CFI has a number of services: counsellors travelling to First Nation communities to see clients, a crisis response program, community based counsellors, and a team of counsellors/specialists working in Sioux Lookout with clients. The Outpatient Mental Health Clinical Manager will be the clinical lead and manage the team of counsellors/specialists/admin support working in Sioux Lookout with clients on an outpatient basis. This unit provides intensive brief counselling, crisis intervention, and safety planning to individuals who are demonstrating very “high risk” behaviours that cannot be responded to at the community level. This position reports to and is supervised by Nodin’s Director of Treatment Services.

Complex Care Case Coordinator

Posted: Oct 11, 2017
Deadline: Oct 27, 2017 || Location: Sioux Lookout, ON || Commitment: Full Time

This developmental position reports to the Developmental Disabilities/Telemedicine Supervisor. The Complex Care Case Coordinator will be responsible for providing case management to children and families experiencing specific severe mental health, behavioral or complex special needs.

Hepatitis C Support Worker

Posted: Oct 11, 2017
Deadline: Nov 03, 2017 || Location: Sioux Lookout, ON || Commitment: Full Time

As part of the Approaches to Community Wellbeing’s Preventing Infectious Diseases team, the Hepatitis C Support Worker will work with the Hepatitis C Support and Treatment Service. This position will act as a resource to people who reside in Sioux Lookout area and the 33 First Nations communities served by Sioux Lookout Frist Nation Health Authority (SLFNHA) who are at risk of acquiring, living with, or affected by the hepatitis C virus (HCV). The Hepatitis C Support Worker provides education and support to individuals at risk of acquiring, living with or affected by HCV. He/she also supports general education about Hepatitis C to communities, groups, or others wanting to learn more about the infection.

Mental Health Specialist

Posted: Oct 11, 2017
Deadline: Oct 27, 2017 || Location: Sioux Lookout, ON || Commitment: Full Time

The Mental Health Specialist is one of the team members of the Community Wellness Development Team (CWDT) under the Approaches to Community Wellbeing. The Mental Health Specialist works alongside the CWDT Facilitator and Addiction Specialist, and liaises with other areas of the Approaches to Community Wellbeing to support mental wellbeing. The Mental Health Specialist provides support as part of a regional initiative to help First Nation communities prepare, plan, develop and implement their own community-driven treatment programs/approaches to address prescription drug abuse (i.e. opioids) and underlying mental health issues that influence substance abuse and addiction. Communities who want to develop a treatment program (e.g. Suboxone, Aftercare, In-Patient etc.) can call on the Specialist(s) as a resource for ongoing support and consultation during all stages of program development and capacity building. Specialists travel to communities and work alongside project teams to assess the scope of prescription drug abuse, devise action plans, and guide the development of funding proposals, program design, program implementation, and evaluation. Specialists also provide education and training to project staff and treatment teams.

Health Promoter – Mental Health

Posted: Oct 11, 2017
Deadline: Nov 03, 2017 || Location: Sioux Lookout, ON || Commitment: Full Time

The Approaches to Community Wellbeing (ACW) is a regional resource to First Nations Communities in the Sioux Lookout area. The Regional Wellness Response Program (RWRP) falls within Approaches to Community Wellbeing. RWRP supports communities to increase public awareness on the following: addiction issues; community healing; and mental health promotion. The Regional Wellness Response Program section of the model also includes the Community Wellness Development Team and the Aboriginal Healing and Wellness Strategy – Community Family Healing Program. The Health Promoter position will be responsible for working with First Nations communities to enhance capacity and target various strategies aimed at working with the whole community to enhance mental wellness.

Finance Manager

Posted: Oct 10, 2017
Deadline: Oct 20, 2017 || Location: Sioux Lookout, ON || Commitment: Full Time

The Finance Manager is responsible to supervise the finance team assigning tasks as per job descriptions to ensure equitable workloads and timely completion of tasks, evaluate performance, recommend new policies and procedures, complete accounting tasks up to and including creation of monthly financial statements for each active department, and reporting to management, executive and the Board of Directors.

Children's Mental Health & Addictions Worker- Community Based

Posted: Oct 04, 2017
Deadline: Oct 20, 2017 || Location: Wapekeka, ON || Commitment: Full Time

Under the direction of the Mental Health Supervisor, the Children’s Mental Health and Addictions Worker will provide clinical assessments, planning, treatment and counselling to children and their families, and consultation regarding community behavioral assessments and intervention. The primary responsibility is the provision of mental health and addictions counselling services with a wholistic approach for children and their families that is consistent with the vision, missing and core values established by the Sioux Lookout First Nations Health Authority and the Anishnawbe Health Plan. The Children’s Mental Health and Addictions is responsible for the coordination of integrated services delivery from the point of referral to discharge for all assigned children, youth and their families receiving agency service. **This is a Community Based Position**

Transition Facilitator

Posted: Sep 28, 2017
Deadline: Oct 22, 2017 || Location: Sioux Lookout, ON || Commitment: Full Time

The Transition Facilitator will be responsible for providing support and assistance to young adults ages 16-24 with developmental disabilities. The Transition Facilitator will help increase and strengthen the young adult's involvement with their community.

Physiotherapist

Posted: Sep 18, 2017
Deadline: Oct 20, 2017 || Location: Sioux Lookout, ON || Commitment: Full Time

The Sioux Lookout Area Primary Care Team (SLAPCT) provides primary health care, including chronic disease management, health promotion and disease prevention, to patients in Sioux Lookout Region including the 28 communities in the Sioux Lookout First Nations Health Authority catchment. Under the Sioux Lookout Area Primary Care Team (SLAPCT), the Physiotherapist will work with patients, caregivers and community resources to provide assessment, consultation and development of treatment plans. The Physiotherapist is a key part of the patient care circle and will work to their full scope of practice. Responsibilities will include assessments, consultation, development of treatment plans and system navigation. The Physiotherapist will work in both the clinic environment and communities providing home visits and interventions within patients’ homes.

Occupational Therapist

Posted: Sep 18, 2017
Deadline: Oct 20, 2017 || Location: Sioux Lookout, ON || Commitment: Full Time

The Sioux Lookout Area Primary Care Team (SLAPCT) provides primary health care, including chronic disease management, health promotion and disease prevention, to patients in Sioux Lookout Region including the 28 communities in the Sioux Lookout First Nations Health Authority catchment. Under the Sioux Lookout Area Primary Care Team (SLAPCT), the Occupational Therapist (OT) will provide assessment, consultation and programming for caregivers & school staff. The OT is a key part of the patient care circle and will work to their full scope of practice. Responsibilities will include assessments and intervention and system navigation. The OT will work in both the clinic environment and communities providing home visits and interventions within patients’ homes. The OT will work with all ages; however, the priority area will be children and youth.

Speech Language Pathologist

Posted: Sep 18, 2017
Deadline: Oct 20, 2017 || Location: Sioux Lookout, ON || Commitment: Full Time

The Sioux Lookout Area Primary Care Team (SLAPCT) provides primary health care, including chronic disease management, health promotion and disease prevention, to patients in Sioux Lookout Region including the 28 communities in the Sioux Lookout First Nations Health Authority catchment. Under the Sioux Lookout Area Primary Care Team (SLAPCT), the Speech Language Pathologist (SLP) will provide assessment, consultation and programming for caregivers & school staff. The SLP is a key part of the patient care circle and will work to their full scope of practice. Responsibilities will include clinical speech-language services (screening assessment, intervention, home programming) for individuals with communication impairments. The SLP will work in both the clinic environment and First Nations communities. The SLP will work with all ages; however, the priority area will be children and youth.

Privacy Officer

Posted: Sep 15, 2017
This posting has expired || Location: Sioux Lookout, ON || Commitment: One-Year Term

The Privacy Officer will coordinate and manage the organization's privacy initiatives including the development, maintenance and implementation of policies, procedures and standards pertaining to privacy and data security that is reflective of current organizational practices and in compliance with legislative requirements. This individual shall continually monitor organizational activities and will conduct regularly scheduled risk assessments to ensure compliance to privacy and data security requirements, investigating and resolving all potential violations. The Privacy Officer shall also act as a key resource and subject matter expert pertaining to privacy and data security issues and concerns providing information, interpretation and education as required.

Data Project Administrative Assistant

Posted: Sep 07, 2017
Deadline: Dec 31, 2017 || Location: Sioux Lookout or Moose Factory, ON || Commitment: Full Time

The Sioux Lookout First Nations Health Authority (SLFNHA) and the Weeneebayko Area Health Authority (WAHA) have agreed to partner and work with each other on the design and implementation of a data surveillance system that will support public health initiatives for both organizations. The overall objectives of this initiative are to improve the collection, analysis, dissemination, and use of First Nations data in SLFNHA and WAHA’s regions. This initiative will work closely with the Mamow Ayahmowen: Northern Ontario Indigenous Health Information Partnership , which is a two year initiative funded through the Health Services Integration Fund of Health Canada and is made up of partners from Northeastern and Northwestern Ontario (SLFNHA, WAHA, Mamaweswen, Kenora Chiefs Advisory, Fort Frances Tribal Area Health Authority, Shibogama Health Authority, and Wabun Tribal Council), the MOHLTC, and is led by WAHA. The Data Project Administrative Assistant will perform administrative and office support activities for multiple departmental people. Duties may include fielding telephone calls, receiving and directing visitors, word processing, creating spreadsheets and presentations, filing, and faxing etc. Extensive software skills are required, as well as Internet research abilities and strong communication skills.

Data Project Manager

Posted: Sep 07, 2017
Deadline: Dec 31, 2017 || Location: Sioux Lookout or Moose Factory, ON || Commitment: Full Time

The Sioux Lookout First Nations Health Authority (SLFNHA) and the Weeneebayko Area Health Authority (WAHA) have agreed to partner and work with each other on the design and implementation of a data surveillance system that will support public health initiatives for both organizations. The overall objectives of this initiative are to improve the collection, analysis, dissemination, and use of First Nations data in SLFNHA and WAHA’s regions. This initiative will work closely with the Mamow Ayahmowen: Northern Ontario Indigenous Health Information Partnership, which is a two year initiative funded through the Health Services Integration Fund of Health Canada and is made up of partners from Northeastern and Northwestern Ontario (SLFNHA, WAHA, Mamaweswen, Kenora Chiefs Advisory, Fort Frances Tribal Area Health Authority, Shibogama Health Authority, and Wabun Tribal Council), the MOHLTC, and is led by WAHA. The Manager would provide strategic and operational oversight to the system team and organizations, to help guarantee projects are on track, reporting and accountability systems are in place, and ensure positive relations between SLFNHA and WAHA.

COMMUNITY HEALTH WORKER MANAGER

Posted: Sep 07, 2017
Deadline: Dec 31, 2017 || Location: Sioux Lookout, ON || Commitment: Two-Year Term

Diabetes has been identified as a high priority health issue impacting First Nations communities in the Sioux Lookout Zone. The Sioux Lookout First Nations Health Authority (SLFNHA) and Dignitas International (DI), a non-governmental medical and research organization, have formed a partnership to improve community-based diabetes prevention, management and care in the communities which SLFNHA serves. A core element of our initiative is to enhance and expand a customized capacity building program for community health workers (CHWs), based on Canadian clinical guidelines and international best practices. The CHW Program Manager plays a key role in this initiative by leading and supporting the CHW program in participating First Nations communities. S/he will collaborate with the joint SLFNHA - DI program team to undertake planning processes with community leaders and health system providers, support the implementation and enhancement of a training curriculum and educations tools, act as a mentor and quality improvement coach, and oversee the collection of monitoring and evaluation data.

Client Discharge Coordinator

Posted: Aug 16, 2017
Deadline: Dec 31, 2017 || Location: Sioux Lookout, ON || Commitment: Casual

The Client Discharge Coordinator is responsible for providing assistance and information to First Nations clients on the various aspects of client access to benefits and services. The Client Discharge Coordinator will also be responsible for exchanging information in person or by telephone, with staff or service providers, health professionals, health authorities, government agencies (provincial/municipal), First Nations and Inuit Health Branch regional staff and clients, to explain processes, answer questions and facilitate discharge travel.

Laundry Aide

Posted: Aug 16, 2017
Deadline: Dec 31, 2017 || Location: Sioux Lookout, ON || Commitment: Casual

Under the supervision of the Team Leader, the Laundry Aide is responsible to maintain clean laundry at the hostel.

Driver/Interpreter

Posted: Aug 16, 2017
Deadline: Dec 31, 2017 || Location: Sioux Lookout, ON || Commitment: Casual

The Driver/interpreter will be responsible for providing ground transportation of hostel clients and escorts from the First Nations communities approved by NIHB within an 8 km radius of Sioux Lookout. The Driver/Interpreter will provide general outreach and interpret for clients as well as perform routine maintenance and upkeep of the passenger vans.

Housekeeper

Posted: Aug 16, 2017
Deadline: Dec 31, 2017 || Location: Sioux Lookout, ON || Commitment: Casual

The Housekeeper is responsible to keep the Hostel Administration office and the Primary Health Care Unit at a high standard of cleanliness

Dietary Aide

Posted: Aug 16, 2017
Deadline: Dec 31, 2017 || Location: Sioux Lookout, ON || Commitment: Casual

Under the supervision of the Team Leader, the Dietary Aide is to meet the dietary needs of the Hostel clients

Dispatch Clerk

Posted: Aug 16, 2017
Deadline: Dec 31, 2017 || Location: Sioux Lookout, ON || Commitment: Casual

The dispatch clerk is responsible for dispatching all client ground transportation in the Sioux Lookout area, coordinating delivery service and directing all transportation to NIHB Clerks. The Dispatch Clerk will also be responsible for arranging transportation for discharged prior approved CSD clients when non-insured staff is not available.

Security Personnel

Posted: Aug 16, 2017
Deadline: Dec 31, 2017 || Location: Sioux Lookout, ON || Commitment: Casual

Under the direction of the Team Leader, the Security Personnel will provide security for the Hostel facility, parking lot and other SLFNHA property.

Accommodations Clerk

Posted: Aug 16, 2017
Deadline: Dec 31, 2017 || Location: Sioux Lookout, On || Commitment: Casual

The Accommodations Clerk is responsible for overall care of Hostel and private accommodation boarders, processing of boarders and boarder information. The Accommodations Clerk will also be responsible for assisting dispatch with daily pick up lists, working cooperatively with other staff and agencies and reporting on activities. Assist data in nightly data warrants.

On-Call Worker- NODIN

Posted: Jul 13, 2017
This posting has expired || Location: Sioux Lookout, ON || Commitment: Casual

Nodin CFI On-Call Service is an after hour service that provides monitoring and mental health counselling and monitoring services after regular office hours, Monday to Friday from 4:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. and 24 hours on weekends and statutory holidays. On-Call workers also assist with the initial phases of community crisis coordination. Clients are seen by the on-call worker at the Nodin CFI office between 12:00 p.m. and 4:00 p.m. on weekends and statutory holidays only, as required. The On Call Worker reports to Nodin’s Intake Supervisor but during shifts is supervised by an On Call Clinical Supervisor.