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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Privacy Officer

Posted: Aug 18, 2017
Deadline: Aug 28, 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.

Outpatient Mental Health Clinical Manager

Posted: Aug 17, 2017
Deadline: Aug 28, 2017 || Location: Sioux Lookout, ON || Commitment: Full Time

Nodin (CFI) Child and Family Intervention Services provides counselling, support, and intervention services to aboriginal children and youth (up to age 18), families, and adults from communities served by SLFNHA. It is a resource available to 33 First Nation communities in the Sioux Lookout region for those experiencing social, emotional, behavioural or psychiatric problems. 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. Currently this unit is called Acute Care. 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. Referrals only are accepted only by doctors and NICs. Those referred travel into Sioux Lookout for service. Objectives of this new position are to: examine criteria and make necessary changes, program development, creating a more comprehensive multi-disciplinary team (based on criteria/funding), provide overall clinical supervision and management of the team, and ensure a collaborative team approach is used between team members and key stakeholders. This role reports to and is supervised by the Director of Treatment Services and must work very closely with other services of Nodin, other departments of SLFNHA, and First Nation communities.

Receptionist

Posted: Aug 17, 2017
Deadline: Sep 01, 2017 || Location: Sioux Lookout, ON || Commitment: Casual

The Receptionist/Secretary is responsible for performing administrative and clerical support services for all SLFNHA departments (Administration, Client Services Department, Nodin CFI, and Approaches to Community Wellbeing)

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.

Accommodations Clerk

Posted: Aug 11, 2017
Deadline: Aug 25, 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.

Administrative Assistant – Physician Services

Posted: Aug 10, 2017
Deadline: Aug 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.

COMMUNITY HEALTH WORKER MANAGER

Posted: Aug 08, 2017
Deadline: Aug 28, 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.

Data Project Manager

Posted: Aug 08, 2017
This posting has expired || Location: Sioux Lookout, ON or Moosonee, 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.

Data Project Administrative Assistant

Posted: Aug 08, 2017
This posting has expired || Location: Sioux Lookout, ON or Moosonee, ON || Commitment:

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.

Youth School Counsellor

Posted: Aug 04, 2017
This posting has expired || Location: Sioux Lookout, ON || Commitment: Full Time

Nodin services provide counselling, support, and intervention services to Aboriginal children and youth (up to age 18), families, and adults from communities served by the Sioux Lookout First Nations Health Authority, who are experiencing social, emotional, behavioural or psychiatric problems. Nodin CFI is a resource available to 33 First Nation communities in the Sioux Lookout region, the majority remote, not road accessible, and only reachable by air transportation. Nodin CFI has a number of services, some based in Sioux Lookout while others go directly into communities. The Youth Counsellor is responsible for the delivery of mental health care to high-risk students of Pelican Falls First Nation High School (PFFNHS). This school is a private, First Nations-controlled and operated school, offering unique and culturally relevant educational services to students from 24 First Nation communities within the Northern Nishnawbe Education Council and the Nishnawbe Aski Nation. It is approximately a 30-minute drive from Sioux Lookout. Nodin’s Youth Counsellor will provide one-on-one or group counselling to school students, while collaborating with other service providers. The goal of this counselling is to help students who are high risk to overcome behavioural/mental health problems, improve student success, resolve interpersonal problems, or work through personal problems. The Youth Counsellor workers in conjunction with teachers or parents in the counselling, Northern Nishnawbe Education Council (NNEC) and Pelican Falls Centre (PFC) staff and may refer students to other external services as required. During the off-school season, the position will travel to communities and provide support through phone and videoconferencing. The position reports to a Clinical Supervisor.

Client Discharge Coordinator

Posted: Jul 31, 2017
This posting has expired || Location: Sioux Lookout, ON || Commitment: Full Time

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. This position works on a monthly schedule including weekends.

On-Call Worker- NODIN

Posted: Jul 13, 2017
Deadline: Aug 31, 2017 || 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.