Position: Mkaana’aa wii-giiwe’aad Community Engagement Research Coordinator
Closing: Posting will remain open until filled
Term: Up to 18-month contract ending March 31, 2020
Ontario Aboriginal Housing Services (OAHS) provides safe and affordable housing for urban and rural First Nation, Métis, and Inuit people in Ontario. Our Vision is “to lead the design, development and delivery of sustainable and culturally appropriate housing that promotes excellence in the Aboriginal community and organizational infrastructures”.
We are currently seeking a Mkaana’aa wii-giiwe’aad Community Engagement Research Coordinator for our Sault Ste. Marie location. Reporting to the Supportive Housing Supervisor, the successful applicant will be an integral member of the Mkaana’aa wii-gii’aad – “Finding their way Home” program team responsible for collaborating with organizations to help build partnerships that will enhance Indigenous supportive services. The Community Engagement Research Coordinator will also work within a team that ensures culturally appropriate services and activities, supports social inclusion, traditional wellness, and creates positive outcomes for individuals experiencing homelessness.