Program Coordinator


Posted Oct 13, 2020 at 09:00 pm Closes Oct 27, 2020 at 09:00 pm

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Program Coordinator – Healthy Living Program


APPLICATION DEADLINE: 4:00 p.m., Friday, October 23, 2020

SALARY/WAGE: $28.00 per hour

POSITION TYPE: Permanent, Full-Time, 37.5 hours per week. Weekends and evenings required.

ANTICIPATED START DATE: As soon as possible

LOCATION: Winnipeg, Manitoba


Responsible for the development and day to day management of the Healthy Living Program including program development, implementation of activities and events, staff management, and leading program initiatives. As a member of the management team, the Program Coordinator offers input and recommendations in a collaborative manner to provide Healthy Living options to program participants. The main areas of activity will be Lifestyles for Healthy Living and The Learning Garden.



·         Define the scope of the healthy living program for Indigenous adult students of the Aboriginal Community Campus, Neeginan Learning & Literacy Centre, Neeginan College and tenants/students in Neeginan Village, as well as programming for children attending the on-site daycare.

·         Create a program plan which identifies activities needed to successfully complete the program and ensure they are in compliance with program objectives.

·         Develop and implement healthy living activities to promote growth, self-reliance, and wellness for participants attending CAHRD programming.

·         Drawing for traditional and contemporary knowledge, create programming to address the effects of colonization, working toward continued rebuilding of the community.

·         Use land-based knowledge and activities to promote personal and family wellness.

·         Execute program according to the work plan, contribute to annual operations planning.

·         Develop recordkeeping procedures and manages appropriate internal records in accordance with compliance issues, regulations, policies, and standards.

·         Communicate, coordinate and work collaboratively with other departments of CAHRD and external stakeholders.



·         Post-secondary education in a related subject or a combination of education and relevant experience.



·         Superior skills in team leadership, communication (verbal and written), time management, critical thinking, decision making and organizational management.

·         2 to 3 years planning and/or management experience.

·         Experience in sports and recreation and horticulture/indoor gardening

·         Ability to exercise good judgment when dealing with challenging situations.

·         Proficient knowledge of MS-Office software (Word, Excel, Outlook, and PowerPoint) and Internet use.

·         Knowledge of the Winnipeg urban Indigenous population and community resources.

·         A valid Manitoba Driver’s license and access to a vehicle.

·         A clear Criminal Record Check, and Child and Adult Abuse Registry Check.


Submit your cover letter and resume citing competition number to by 4:00 p.m., Friday, October 23, 2020. You can also go to to apply online. 

Preference will be given to Indigenous candidates (Status, Non-status, Métis, or Inuit). Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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