Cultural Liaison – Youth Wellness Team

Job description

The Cultural Liaison role within the Kahkiyaw program is a unique position designed to assist youth aged 16-24 in their journey toward cultural learning and identity. The Cultural Liaison helps to facilitate engagement between the youth, their family, their culture, their home communities and community-based resources.  


  • Provide/arrange opportunities for youth to learn about their culture.  
  • Work with youth to establish/maintain connection to their culture, family and community. 
  • Transport youth to attend ceremony as needed.  
  • Build relationships with Indigenous communities. 
  • Establish relationships with our community partners. 
  • Create sustainable access for youth to community resources and learning opportunities. 
  • Facilitate and provide teachings to their team and the youth we serve. 
  • Completion of contact notes and other administrative duties. 
  • Be willing to work some evenings and weekends when required. 

Qualification Requirements

  • Human Services Diploma/Degree; equivalencies will be considered. 
  • Knowledge in the Indigenous culture and traditions. 
  • Experience working with indigenous families is an asset. 
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills 
  • Must have a valid driver’s licence and willing to obtain drivers abstract. 
  • A criminal record check with vulnerable sector and Intervention Record check, valid within a maximum of 6 months are required for employment. 

Salary and Benefits

  • Salary plus monthly Auto allowance 
  • Paid Sick and wellness days after 3-month probationary period (pro-rated) 
  • Extended health benefits (50/50 cost sharing) after 6 months’ employment. 
  • Working approximately 34.5 hours per week 

Start Date: This position is to start as soon as possible. 

Job Type: Full time 

Schedule: Day shift, with possibility of evenings and weekends 

How to Apply

  • You can send your cover letter and resume to