External Opportunities

Brokenhead Ojibway Nation – Youth Support Worker


Department/Unit: Jordan’s Principle
Position: Youth Support Worker
Employment Type: Full Time
Term Salary: DOQ

Jordan Principle/Child First Initiative is a newly funded Program to help provide support and respond to children with complex needs and their families. These services, including assessment, treatment and respite, should significantly contribute to the well-being of children and their families by ensuring that all children achieve their full potential.


The Youth Support Worker position will be an excellent opportunity for a highly motivated individual willing to take initiative and join a multi-disciplinary team in meeting the developmental needs of children and their families. The successful candidate will be responsible for developing trusting relationships with youth, for planning and scheduling activities, for assisting at the Recreation Centre and for documentation and record keeping.


  • Child development background with minimum one year experience preferred.
  • Valid Manitoba Driver’s License and a reliable vehicle.
  • Ability to plan and implement recreational and social activities/outings for children.
  • Must be able to work weekends, evenings and some nights.
  • Must be able to work professionally and maintain strict confidentiality at all times.
  • Ability to work as a team member and take initiative.
  • Willing to submit to pre-employment drug testing and future random drug and alcohol testing.
  • Proven record of punctuality and reliability.
  • Please enclose 3 current employer references with resume


Brokenhead Ojibway Nations offers a competitive compensation package. Preference will be given to Indigenous people and applicants are encouraged to self-declare. We thank all who apply and advise only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.

Application deadline: April 28, 2023

Submit resume & cover letter to:

Susan Fredborg
Human Resources Manager
Box 180 Brokenhead Ojibway Nation
Scanterbury, Manitoba R0E 1W0
Email: bonreception@brokenheadojibwaynation.com

The Brokenhead Ojibway Nation is committed to equity in employment.