Employment Opportunity: Akwe:go Program Worker

The Nogojiwanong Friendship Centre is currently accepting resumes for the full-time, sixteen-week (16) contract position of Akwe:go Program Worker and there is a possibility of an extension.  The Worker will ensure the effective delivery of the Akwe:go program such that urban Indigenous at-risk children (aged 7-12) are provided with the support, tools, interventions and healthy activities which will build upon and foster their inherent ability to make healthy choices.   

 The Worker will support children by providing participant-based programming and offering one to one services, this includes designing, planning, coordinating, delivering and evaluating all program services and activitiesThe Worker will conduct strengths and needs assessments for each child and develop action plans to meet their specific goals and needs. The Worker in consultation with parent(s) will coordinate supports/referrals/linkages for the child with internal and community resources. The Worker will also be responsible to lead and participate in consultation services and case conferences within the organization, and with external service providers, where appropriate, to discuss care plans and service needs. 

Please click on the link below for the Job Posting. DEADLINE – Tuesday October 27th. Applications include three (3) documents: Cover Letter, Resume, and list of three (3) references. 

Questions? Call Teresa Nahwegahbow @ 705-775-0387

Akwego Worker Oct 2020

Nogojiwanong Friendship Centre

580 Cameron Street
Peterborough, Ontario
K9J 3Z5
(705) 775-0387

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