Summary of Duties

  • Receive/review participant files, employment goals and related information;
  • Provide one to one support to participants with preparing for interviews and completing job applications ;
  • Identify suitable job opportunities in the local labour market;
  • Match participant to job opportunities and support transition to workplace;
  • Monitor participants’ performance at work through communication with the employer and participant;
  • Identify need for workplace supports and develop support solutions and service plans;
  • Implement service solutions to meet participant needs, including coaching at place of employment as needed. Document workplace activities objectively;
  • Assist employers to implement natural supports and to provide ongoing supervision and training of the participant
  • Employer relations: receive employer feedback regarding participant’s performance and KCA ODSP Employment Support Services;
  • Additional duties as required.


  • Degree or diploma in Employment Counselling, Career Development or in a related field such as Social Services or Human Resource Development and/or 3-5 years of related experience;
  • Detailed knowledge of Ontario Works Social Assistance Program, Ontario Disability Supports Program and knowledge of other relevant government programs;\
  • Knowledge of first Nations/Kenora job marketed and First Nations/Kenora employers;
  • Experience teaching or coaching youth and adults;
  • Excellent communication skills and proficient with computers;
  • Sensitive to needs of employers and referral sources;
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team;
  • Good organizational skills.

The closing date is Friday October 1st, 2021 @ 4:30pm.

Ways to Apply

  • Fill out the form below to submit your cover letter and resumé (preferred method).

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    • Drop a paper copy of your cover letter and resumé, and the contact details of your references to the following address:
      Human Resource Department
      Kenora Chiefs Advisory
      P.O. Box 349
      240 Veterans Drive
      3rd Floor
      Kenora, ON P9N 3X4
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