Skip to content

Indigenous Prenatal-Family Support Worker

Company: Indian Friendship Centre
Job Type: Permanent Full
Posting Closes: January 20, 2020 @ 3:00 pm
Start Date: ASAP


  • Assist in providing direct service and support to Urban Indigenous families and children 0 to 6 years of age with respect to issues such as child development, infant stimulation, role modeling and discipline, school readiness.
  • Assist in the facilitation of Parenting Support Circles with an emphasis on prevention, healthy lifestyles and Indigenous culture.
  • Home visits and hospital visits as required.
  • Engage in partnerships with external agencies.
  • Reporting to Executive Director and/or Administrative Services Manager
  • Ensure adherence to Policies and Procedures, and timely reporting.
  • Develop and deliver pre-conception programs for Urban Indigenous families.
  • Facilitate Parent Support Circles with emphasis on active and clean living, healthy eating and sleeping.
  • Role modeling
  • IFC Team player
  • Engage in partnerships with external agencies.
  • Attend mandatory staff meetings.
  • Other duties as required.


  • Diploma in Social Service Work, Child and Youth Worker, or Human Services
  • Knowledge of Indigenous culture.
  • Knowledge/experience with children living with developmental disorders (Autism, Asperger’s, ADD, ADHD, and/or an FASD) would be an asset.
  • Applicant will possess relevant job experience especially with urban Indigenous families.
  • Applicant is a self-motivated individual with the ability to work with minimum supervision.
  • Applicant will possess a valid Ontario Driver’s License and own or have daily access to a vehicle.
  • Vulnerable police sector check is a requirement.

Interested applicants must submit a cover letter, current resume with dates specified, and a list of three current references with contact numbers.

Deadline for resumes: Monday, January 20, 2020 at 3:00 pm

Interested applicants please email cover letter and resume to:

Only those who are chosen for an interview will be contacted


Ask Indian Friendship Centre About This Listing

Already have an account?
Sign in below to send your email.

Forgot password?

Don't have an account?
Register to send your email.

Contact Indian Friendship Centre