The Niisaachewan Anishinaabe Nation is currently looking to hire a dynamic and enthusiastic individual to fulfill a full-time position as our Empowering Women Project Coordinator.


  • Develop and prepare correspondence congruent to Indigenous Healing and Wellness goals, objectives, and services that support and empower women and girls with an emphasis on diversity and inclusion.
  • Develop networks and partnerships with internal and external organizations that work to address reducing violence within our community including a library of materials and resources.
  • Develop and/or provide education for members at risk and their families in collaboration with community workers on issues such as self-care, healthy lifestyles, assertiveness training, and self-esteem
  • Provide and or organize support and non-judgmental counseling.
  • Participate in case conferences with clients, families, other caregivers and organizations
  • Provide transportation for clients as necessary.
  • Networking and Referrals to both Traditional and Western helpers.
  • Plan and Implement activities that support Community Cultural Revitalization through community-based workshops, circles, recreational activities, traditional ceremonies, and activities on the land.
  • Provide accurate monthly statistical reports.
  • Report directly to Band Manager


  • Excellent communication skills both verbal and written.
  • Must maintain a healthy lifestyle including the respect for diversity and inclusiveness.
  • Ability to speak, understand the Ojibway Language, Culture and Traditions a definite asset
  • Good working knowledge and applied skills with various computer applications.
  • Education, Training, and or related work experience in Mental Health Field a definite asset.
  • Valid driver’s license and Drivers Abstract
  • Updated Vulnerable Sector check

Ways to Apply

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      Band Manager
      Niisaachewan Anishinaabe Nation
      22 Band Office Road
      Dalles, ON P9N 0J2
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    Niisaachewan Anishinaabe Nation

    22 Band Office Road,
    Dalles, Ontario
    P9N 0J2

    Phone: (807) 548-5876
    Fax: (807) 548-2337
    Toll Free: (888) 767-4960