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Program Coordinator

Georgian Bay Native Friendship Centre

Job Posting

Program Coordinator


(Indigenous Healing and Wellness Strategy)

Term: Permanent Fulltime

GBNFC Salary Scale: $43,000.00 – $54,080.00 per Annum

Closing: May 14, 2021

Interviews: May 24, 2021

Start Date: June 2, 2021

Position Summary:

Following the Policies and Procedures of the Georgian Bay Native Friendship Centre (GBNFC), the Program Coordinator will plan, administer, and implement a range of culture-based programming and healing strategies/functions to ensure that the healing and wellness needs of the Indigenous community are addressed at the local level. It is essential that the lifestyle of the Healing and Wellness Coordinator reflects the principles and goals and values of the Indigenous Healing and Wellness Strategy at all times.

Minimum Requirements:

Ø Relevant post-secondary education and/or equivalent work experience.

Ø Successful experience working with all levels of the Indigenous community

Ø Knowledge of Indigenous cultures, traditions and teachings.

Ø Computer skills and the ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing.

Ø Proven ability to prepare reports in a timely manner

Ø Ability to develop working relationships with Indigenous and mainstream agencies.

Ø Knowledge of programs and services relevant to Indigenous Healing and Wellness.

Ø Must be able to work flexible hours including evenings and some weekends

Ø Vaccinated or committed to be vaccinated against the Covid_19 virus.

Ø Produce a recent and acceptable Criminal Police Reference Check and Vulnerable Persons’ screening prior to an employment offer.

Ø Must be able to work flexible hours including evenings and weekends

Ø Must be able to demonstrate and model excellent work habits including punctuality, attendance, and commitment.

Your application package must include a cover letter, resume, and the names & contact information of three professional references including your most recent supervisor, (with permission to contact) to:

Compton Khan, Executive Director

Georgian Bay Native Friendship Centre

175 Yonge Street, Midland, Ontario L4R 2A7 Tel. (705) 526-5589 x 224 Fax (705) 526-7662 Email:

*Note: -Preference will be given to Indigenous Candidates:

Late and/or incomplete applications will not be considered: Only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

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