• Possesses the minimum of high school diploma or equivalent
  • Experience with working with young children is as asset
  • Understanding of Anishinaabe protocols and ability to speak the Ojibway language is a definite asset
  • Effective communication skills, excellent organizational and time management skills
  • Has excellent problem-solving skills and ability to multi-task, work with in a team and along as well
  • Valid driver’s G license
  • Provide a clear Vulnerable Sector Check
  • Provide a Drivers Abstract
  • First Aid/CPR Certification
  • Any and all other duties are required or directed by the Supervisor

Overall Role

We are looking for an Early years- Journey Together Assistant. The assistant will be responsible for assisting the Early Years Driver with children 0-3 years of age (4yrs. Old if the child is not yet in school) to and from daycare each day of the week. Transportation will include 2 trips daily, one in the AM and one in the PM. The assistant will also require to transport families & their children who use this service to various programming offered at by the Early Years – Journey Together Program.

Specific Duties

  1. Assist in the transportation of community children to and from daycare centers.
  2. Assist Niigaanning Bimaadiziiwin Community Staff to locate and connect with families.
  3. Assist Niigaanning Bimaadiziiwin Community Staff to connect with community program & workers.
  4. Inform Niigaanning Bimaadiziiwin Community Staff in planning and organizing community meeting, activities and events such as Annual Community Wellness Day in the community.
  5. Adhere to professional standards as a NAN Band Administration Policy.
  6. From time to time, assist Early Years workers with programming and activities.

Please submit resume, Vulnerable Sector Check, Drivers Abstract and 3 references to the Band manager or Front Desk Clerk or Email to: [email protected] or [email protected] or [email protected]

How to Apply

  • Fill out the form below to submit your cover letter and resumé (preferred method).
  • Drop a paper copy of your cover letter and resumé to the band office.
  • You can also send an email directly to [email protected].

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