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First Nations Health Authority Aboriginal Early Childhood Development Coordinator Full Time in Westbank, BC

First Nations Health Authority

Branch Westbank BC CA

Position:
Aboriginal Early Childhood Development Coordinator
Location:
Westbank, BC

Childhood Development Coordinator (AECD), within the Wellness Department. Aboriginal Early Childhood Development Coordinator….

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY

Aboriginal Early Childhood Development Coordinator

(Medical Leave Backfill)

The Okanagan Nation Alliance (ONA) is the Tribal Council for the eight member communities of the Okanagan

Nation which includes Osoyoos Indian Band, Upper Nicola Band, Upper and Lower Similkameen Indian Bands,

Penticton Indian Band, Westbank First Nation, Okanagan Indian Band and the Confederated Tribes of the Colville

Reservation. The ONA’s mandate is to advance, assert, support and preserve Okanagan Nation title and rights.

Further, the ONA is charged with providing members with a forum to discuss and form positions on areas of

common concern.

Key Duties and Responsibilities:

The ONA is seeking to employ an enthusiastic individual to work as Medical Leave Backfill Aboriginal Early

Childhood Development Coordinator (AECD), within the Wellness Department. As AECD you will report and work

directly with the Early Intervention Advisor to provide assistance and technical support in program, and procedure

development, program planning, consultation regarding operational operations, workshop development and delivery,

advocacy, support and capacity building, including training initiatives with staff, parents and caregivers.

Qualifications and Experience:

 Early Childhood Development Diploma, with preference for a Bachelor of Arts in Youth Care or Social work.

 Minimum of 5 years experience in Early Childhood Development or related work.

 Energetic and self motivated with demonstrated written, oral and presentations skills.

 Working knowledge of computer software including MS office (Word, Excel, Access and PowerPoint).

 A reliable vehicle and a valid class 5 driver’s license.

 Criminal records check required.

 Willingness and ability to work flexible hours, which will include evenings and weekends.

 Aboriginal ancestry preferred.

Hours: Full Time, Term position 37.5 hours per week

Application Procedures: Please send a current resume and covering letter to:

David Leroux, Employment and HR Administrator

Okanagan Nation Alliance

#101 – 3535 Old Okanagan Hwy, Westbank BC,V4T 3L7

Email: [email protected] Fax: (250) 707-0166

COMPETITION OPEN UNTIL FILLED.

Thank you for your interest, No Phone Calls Please only those short-listed will be contacted

Okanagan Nation Alliance #101 – 3535 Old Okanagan Hwy, Westbank BC, V4T 3L7

Phone (250) 707-0095 Fax (250)707-0166 www.syilx.org

or proceed with Standard Application Form.

Employment Type: Full Time
Location: West Kelowna, BC, CA
Posted on: 2015-09-23
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