Resource Coordinator - Esquimalt Nation

Resource Coordinator

           

Full time 64 – 80 hours biweekly                                                 $27.56/hour

 

In collaboration with the Executive Director and the Community Resource Department, the Resource Coordinator will work directly with Esquimalt Nation community members to assist in a variety of social-service affairs, including:

 

  • Assisting members in accessing both internal and external resources;
  • Providing advocacy for members in cases involving financial planning, tax return services, employment assistance and issues involving the Ministry of Children and Family Development;
  • Providing employment counselling services to nation members, including development of resumes and applying for jobs;
  • Seeking funding for resource access both on and off reserve;
  • Assisting with off-reserve housing applications and working to find solutions to member homelessness;
  • Providing front-line support to members and connecting them with appropriate professionals.

 

Successful candidates will:

 

  • Have 3 years’ experience working as an employment counsellor or within a resource role, either with or for First Nations communities;
  • Have experience and/or understanding of the role of a support worker;
  • Have a diploma or degree in a Social Services or Education related field (an equivalent combination of education and experience will be considered);
  • Have strong communication skills, both written and verbal;
  • Have the ability to build strong, collaborative working relationships with outside service providers and agencies;
  • Preference will be given to applicants of Esquimalt Nation and/or Indigenous descent.

 

HOW TO APPLY 

 

A full job description is attached. Interested applicants should send a resume and cover letter by email to hr@esquimaltnation.ca by June 15th at 4:00pm. Late applications will not be considered.  


The full job description can be found here: Resource_Coordinator_final.docx 

Only applicants successful in the screening process will be contacted. If you have any questions regarding jobs at Esquimalt Nation, please contact HR@esquimaltnation.ca. 


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