Cultural Support Worker (1.0 FTE)

Terms of employment: 
Job Category: 
Health and Social Services
Position Location: 
Fort Frances
Giishkaandago'Ikwe Health Services
Job Description: 
The Cultural Support Worker is a Traditional Knowledge Carrier responsible for the delivery and coordination of spiritual, emotional, and physical health promotion within traditional Anishinaabe approaches to wellness for children and their families within the Child's First Initiative Program. Candidates must be a recognized Traditional Knowledge Carrier with a strong understanding and knowledge of Anishinaabe traditional, spiritual, and land-based healing practices, approaches, and beliefs. Candidates are preferred to have a Bachelor of Social work or an equivalent combination of education and work experience. For a more detailed list of qualifications, review the attached job posting. To apply, submit an employment application (see attached), a resume, cover letter, and list of references (one being from a current or recent supervisor). Refer to the competition #2024-MCH-05. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. For more information about Giishkaandago'Ikwe Health Services, visit their website at
Mailing address: 
Hiring Committee; P.O. Box 608; Fort Frances, ON; P9A 3M9
Job Category - Other: 
Cultural Support - Traditional Anishinaabe Knowledge Carrier