Cannabis Addiction Outreach Worker (2 Positions) 207R3-20-1

Cannabis Addiction Outreach Worker (2 Positions) 207R3-20-1

Job Information
Author alnationtalk
Date January 11, 2021
Deadline January 20, 2021
Type Full Time
Company Six Nations of the Grand River
Location Ohsweken, ON
Category Health
Client Six Nations of the Grand River
Contact Information
[email protected].

CANNABIS ADDICTION OUTREACH WORKER (2 POSITIONS) 207R3-20-1
MENTAL HEALTH, HEALTH SERVICES

Full Time

Applications will be received by Six Nations of the Grand River and Grand River Employment & Training (GREAT) up until 4:00 p.m. EST, Wednesday, January 20, 2021, for the Cannabis Addiction Outreach Worker with Mental Health, Health Services Department.  The Six Nations of the Grand River Application for Employment Form, Job Posting and Job Description are available for printing from the www.greatsn.com website.  Online applications accepted through [email protected]. NO LATE APPLICATIONS ACCEPTED. Applicants from Six Nations and other First Nations will be given preference to deliver programs and services in a First Nations community.

JOB SUMMARY: The Cannabis Addiction Outreach Worker reports to and works under the direction and supervision of the Cannabis Education Program Coordinator. The Cannabis Addiction Outreach Worker will assist the Cannabis Education Program Coordinator in the performance of statutory, advisory services, and operational duties related to Six Nations Health Services Addiction Services in the education/knowledge sharing, prevention and promotion of cannabis and addictions service delivery. Specific objectives include engaging children/youth/adults/elders, harm reduction and prevention for individuals who use or may be completing use of cannabis medically or recreationally, the development of culturally appropriate resources and to educate the community about health effects and safety risks of cannabis within the policies and procedures established by Six Nations of the Grand River.

Type Full time
Closing Date  January 20, 2021
Hours of Work  70 Hours/Biweekly
Wage TBD

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Post-Secondary School Graduate in Social Work, health, Addictions or related field.

Other Related Skills:

  • A current cardio-pulmonary resuscitation certificate.
  • Understands the importance of confidentiality, and the ability to work with tact and discretion.
  • Knowledge of computers an asset.
  • Strong interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills.
  • Good knowledge of the Six Nations Community.
  • Native is preferred, specifically a Six Nations of the Grand River member and resident.
  • Willingness to maintain ongoing professional competency.
  • Must have a vehicle and a Class “G” driver’s license.

SUBMISSION PROCEDURE: (Choose one method ONLY):

Method #1:  Email – Applications must include all of the following:

  1. Printed, filled in and authorized Six Nations of the Grand River Application for Employment Form.
  2. Cover letter including your band name and number (if applicable). Please indicate in your letter how your education and experience qualifies you for this position.
  3. Recent resume clearly identifying that you meet the Basic Qualifications of this position as stipulated above.
  4. Copy of your education diploma/degree/certificate and transcript.
  5. Email all documents (in a .doc or .pdf file) listed above to [email protected].

Please ensure that the SUBJECT LINE of your email states:

Cannabis Addiction Outreach Worker – 207R3-20-1 – Full Time  

Method #2: Mailed or Hand Delivered – Applications must include all of the following:

  1. Printed, filled in and authorized Six Nations of the Grand River Application for Employment Form.
  2. Cover letter including your band name and number (if applicable). Please indicate in your letter how your education and experience qualifies you for this position.
  3. Recent resume clearly identifying that you meet the Basic Qualifications of this position as stipulated above.
  4. Photocopy of your education diploma/degree/certificate and transcript.
  5. Place all documents listed above in a sealed envelope and mail to or drop off at:

Cannabis Addiction Outreach Worker – 207R3-20-1 – Full Time

c/o Reception Desk
Grand River Employment & Training (GREAT)
P.O. Box 69, 16 Sunrise Court
Ohsweken, Ontario  N0A 1M0

 

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