Positions available: 1
Closing date: May 31, 2022
The Traditional Healer is responsible for ensuring patients have access to and receive traditional healing services and traditional medicines and can coordinate them in a holistic way to promote personal well-being – spiritual, emotional, physical, and mental.
The Traditional Healer will provide traditional healing/doctoring, guidance and counselling, teachings, sacred circles, traditional ceremonies and assist clients/families/staff and the Anishinabek community serviced by Dilico in healing, balance, and wellness. A sound understanding of western medicine is considered an asset.
The position is permanent full-time and is not part of any bargaining unit and travel to the district will be required.
Qualifications and Requirements: Minimum post-secondary education; preference in area of Indigenous Studies or related Human Services diploma with a minimum 3 year’s experience in Cultural programming for children and their families. A combination of skills, education and life learning specific to traditional knowledge may be considered. An individual who is of Anishinabe ancestry with understanding, practice and sharing of Anishinabe history, culture, traditions, ceremonies, and values is preferred.
Hours of Work: 35 hours per week
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Must have: Satisfactory Criminal Records Search, Vulnerable Sector Search; ability to work flexible hours as determined by the Manager or designate in relation to service delivery requirements; must possess a valid Ontario Driver’s license and have access to a personal vehicle;
Only those considered for an interview will be contacted.
Dilico is committed to diversity in the workplace and encourages applications from all qualified candidates.
Dilico gives preference to Anishinabek people.
Post expires at 3:00pm on Tuesday May 31st, 2022