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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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.

Community Wellbeing (Public Health) Nurse Specialist - Preventing Infectious Diseases

Posted: Sep 18, 2017
Deadline: Oct 13, 2017 || Location: Sioux Lookout, ON || Commitment: Full Time

The Approaches to Community Wellbeing is a regional resource to 31 First Nations Communities. The Approaches to Community Wellbeing provides expertise, support, services, and programming in public health to the region. The program also supports communities in the development, implementation, and monitoring of their own Approaches to Community Wellbeing. The Nurse will undertake prevention and control activities for Preventing Infectious Diseases. The nurse will work in conjunction with the Preventing Infectious Diseases team, the Public Health and Preventive Medicine Specialist, and Community Health Teams.

Privacy Officer

Posted: Sep 15, 2017
Deadline: Sep 29, 2017 || 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.

Finance Clerk

Posted: Sep 14, 2017
Deadline: Sep 29, 2017 || Location: Sioux Lookout, ON || Commitment: Full Time

The Finance Clerk is responsible for the financial administrative functions as part of the Finance Team. Assignment of one of the functional areas (Accounts Receivable, Accounts Payable, Travel, Expense Claims, etc.) may be made and may change from time to time depending on the needs of the finance department and the agency overall. Each member of the Finance Team is responsible for providing coverage and support as required by work flow and team member absences.

Accommodations Clerk

Posted: Sep 08, 2017
Deadline: Sep 22, 2017 || Location: Sioux Lookout, ON || 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.

Physician Scheduler (term with possibility of permanent)

Posted: Sep 08, 2017
Deadline: Sep 27, 2017 || Location: Sioux Lookout, ON || Commitment: Full Time Term

Under the direction of the Contract Supervisor, the Scheduler will be responsible for scheduling regional physicians’ for the Sioux Lookout Zone. This schedule will be based upon established Sioux Lookout Regional Physician Services Inc (SLRPSI) policies and guidelines.

Youth Resiliency Project Coordinator

Posted: Sep 08, 2017
Deadline: Sep 29, 2017 || Location: Sioux Lookout, ON || Commitment: Full Time

In recognition of the multiple factors that contribute to youth resilience, life promotion and bimaadiziwin (a healthy way of life), Indigenous Youth Futures Partnership (IYFP) was launched. IYFP brings together tools and approaches rooted in indigenous knowledge and Western science to work together with communities to articulate their vision of the future. The vision will guide the co-development, implementation and evaluation of multiple, interdependent pathways to foster youth resilience and create the conditions for youth to thrive. Sioux Lookout First Nations will work in Partnership with Carleton University for a Youth Resiliency Project for the Sioux Lookout Area.

Administrative Assistant – Physician Services

Posted: Sep 07, 2017
Deadline: Sep 25, 2017 || Location: Sioux Lookout, ON || Commitment: Full Time

Under the direction of the Physician Services Manager, the Administrative Assistant will provide administrative support to the Physician Services Manager, the SLFNHA Northern Medical Director and the Sioux Lookout Regional Physician Services Inc. (SLRPSI) Board. In addition, this position will provide administrative/technical support to health committees and working groups 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.