Niisaachewan Anishinaabe Nation is currently looking for a dynamic and enthusiastic individual to fulfill the position of Mental Health Worker.


  • Develop and prepare correspondence congruent to Indigenous Healing and Wellness goals, objectives, and services.
  • Complete client assessments & home visits.
  • Provide support and non-judgmental counseling to all clients and families.
  • Participate in case conferences with clients, families, other caregivers and organizations
  • Develop client service plans, supportive activities, and aftercare plans in a manner that respects their beliefs.
  • Provide transportation for clients as necessary.
  • Networking and Referrals to both Traditional and Western helpers.
  • Plan and Implement community-based workshops, support groups, recreational activities and educational sessions
  • Provide accurate monthly statistical reports.
  • Report directly to Band Manager and or the Health Director


  • Excellent communication skills both verbal and written.
  • Must maintain a healthy lifestyle.
  • Ability to speak, understand Anishinaabe 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.
  • Valid driver’s license and Drivers Abstract
  • Updated Vulnerable Sector check

Ways to Apply

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

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