• Contract
  • Part Time
  • Hagersville, ON
  • Applications have closed

Website mcfirstnation Mississaugas of the Credit First Nation

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The MISSISSAUGAS OF THE CREDIT FIRST NATION is accepting applications for the contract position of

“Employment Support Assistant”

Closing Date: Thursday November 25, 2021 @ 12:00PM

Job Summary:

The Employment Support Assistant is responsible for providing assistance to the Ontario Works Caseworker in the employment activities as described through the Ontario Works Act and Regulated guidelines by:

  • Supporting Ontario Works clients in preparing to obtain and sustain employment;
  • Making referrals to other programs/services in the community or outside agencies that meet the needs of the client.


Educational Qualifications/Minimum Requirements:

  • High school diploma or equivalent plus one year of related work experience.
  • Ongoing education and training in addictions support, as necessary to deliver appropriate services to clients


  • Solid background in computers with specific knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, Power Point and Publisher.
  • General knowledge of the operations of the Department.
  • Basic knowledge of customer service.
  • Basic knowledge of office equipment.


  • Be able to demonstrate strong communication skills;
  • Must have excellent facilitation and administrative skills;
  • Must have good judgment and be able to understand written instructions and general policy statements;
  • Must be reliable and punctual;
  • Must be flexible in receiving work assignments and participate in training as required;
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team with limited supervision;
  • Ability to relate effectively to community members;
  • Must be able to handle clients in crisis and deal with stressful situations in an effective manner.

Other Requirements

  • Must have a valid Class “G” driver’s license and use of a vehicle;
  • Must sign off on a confidentiality agreement;
  • Must be able to work flexible hours as required;
  • Must provide a Criminal Reference Check with satisfactory results.


Salary:  $18.80 – $26.33 per hour, dependant on years of experience.

Contract Terms:  20 Hours per week – 12 month contract, or upon the return of the incumbent whichever occurs first.


Please submit your cover letter, resume, proof of educational qualifications and three current references to:

The Mississaugas of the Credit First Nation

Attention:  Personnel Committee

2789 Mississauga Road

Hagersville, ON

N0A 1H0

Applications will also be accepted by fax at 905-768-1225 or via email listed below. 

A detailed job description is available at the MCFN Admin Building or by email at stephanie.laforme@mncfn.ca

Miigwech to all who apply, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.