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NAN Employment Opportunities


NAN Corporate Service is recruiting for the following position: 



The Child Development Coordinator is responsible for the coordination of a NAN regional Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) strategy including facilitating the strategic planning, development and evalulation of the strategy in collaboration with NAN  Mamow Sakinichinitoonanoowan Awashishaak Onci Regional Network, Autism Action Team, First Nations, First Nation agencies. A key factor of this role includes community capacity development to assist families and communities gain a better understanding and skills to assist persons with ASD in all aspects of family and community life.

  • Work collaboratively with Autism Action Team, First Nations, NAN-affiliated health organizations, local and regional services to support advocacy efforts to address needs of First Nations’ children and youth on the spectrum;
  • Community capacity building through formal and informal means such as development and provision of workshops for families and community agencies, educating, modeling and supporting others to gain the understanding of persons with ASD and successful support approaches.

Applications for this position will be accepted until 4:00PM October 2, 2020.

For the full job description please click HERE


All applications may be directed to:

Taraisa Schultz, Human Resources Assistant
Nishnawbe Aski Nation
710 Victoria Avenue East
Thunder Bay, ON P7C 5P7
Phone: (807) 625-4977
Fax: (807) 623-7730