Notices

Natural Resources Manager

Internal Posting

Term position – October 1, 2019 to July 2020
Salary: starting at $35.12/hour (Based on 70 hours biweekly)

Overview

Under the direction of the LRH Director, the Natural Resources Manager develops, directs, coordinates, manages, implements and evaluates a wide variety of programs, projects and initiatives related to renewable resources.  The manager works closely with the Land Planner and the Environment Officer to insure the implementation of Kluane First Nation Final Agreement, monitor land use and development within Kluane First Nation Traditional Territory and Settlement Land.

Primary Duties

  • Ensures implementation of KFN Final Agreement and UFA provisions, by identifying natural resource management obligations, participating in co-management bodies, monitoring YG and Federal implementation performance, and carrying out KFN implementation activities;
  • Ensures orderly operations within the Natural Resources Branch;
  • Supervises KFN participation in development assessment and external/internal permitting and licensing processes within the KFN Traditional Territory;
  • Coordinate all resource related activities, such as forestry, climate change, YESAA, traplines, mining and any permits;

Knowledge

  • In depth knowledge of Kluane Final Agreement, Self-Government Agreement and the Umbrella Final Agreement including their Implementation Plans
  • Knowledge of Kluane First Nation history, culture and traditions
  • Knowledge of the flora and fauna existing in Kluane First Nation Traditional Territory

Qualifications

The minimum level of education required for this position is two years of post-secondary education in the field of Renewable Resources, Resource Management or a related field.  It also requires a minimum of two years experience working in the field of renewable resource management

Please submit applications to: careers@kfn.ca or fax to (867) 841-5900 no later than 5:00 pm on the closing date.

Thank you for your application, however, only qualifying candidates will be contacted.

Post date:              August 22, 2019
Close date:            August 29, 2019

Family Support Coordinator

Eight (8) month Term Full-Time with possibility of extension
Salary: starting at $28.10/hour

Overview

Working as a team member under the direction of the Wellness & Education Manager, this position is responsible for proving family support and on-call daycare duties. The position brings resources and information to children and families to assist in building healthy family relationships and in a manner that preserves traditional cultural family practices, teaches traditional values, and allows the opportunity for children to achieve the highest possible quality of life. They also act as the daycare relief person.

Duties

  • Implementing in collaboration with departmental counterparts and under the direction of the position supervisor, the MOA on Child Welfare between KFN and YG Health and Social Services
  • Coordinating and facilitating community awareness forums to empower and equip the community, families and parents towards developing risk free environments for children
  • Assisting KFN and the Department to develop and implement culturally appropriate policies and standards surrounding child protection matters
  • Acting to liaise, coordinate and facilitate family support systems with personal and professional resources and assisting in placement and aftercare plans
  • In coordination with the Language Nest Coordinator supporting the Daycare Coordinator as required to ensure proper staff to child supervision ratios are maintained at all times at the daycare.

Qualifications

Certificate or diploma in a family support related field, or equivalence in experience and relevant course work.

Candidates can submit their resume in confidence to: careers@kfn.ca

We thank you in advance for your application, however only qualified candidates will be contacted.

Post date:        July 2018
Close date:      Until Filled

Community Support Coordinator

Internal Posting

Permanent, Full-Time Position
Salary: starting at $28.10/hour

Overview

The Community Support Worker supports individuals and families with achieving wellness goals through outreach, prevention, pre-treatments, support, counselling, education and activities that helps to improve the overall wellbeing for the KFN citizens and the community at large. This position will work closely with the Case Manager.

Duties

  • Implementing in collaboration with departmental counterparts and under the direction of the position supervisor, the MOA on Child Welfare between KFN and YG Health and Social Services
  • Coordinating and facilitating community awareness forums to empower and equip the community, families and parents towards developing risk free environments for children
  • Assisting KFN and the Department to develop and implement culturally appropriate policies and standards surrounding child protection matters
  • Acting to liaise, coordinate and facilitate family support systems with personal and professional resources and assisting in placement and aftercare plans
  • In coordination with the Language Nest Coordinator supporting the Daycare Coordinator as required to ensure proper staff to child supervision ratios are maintained at all times at the daycare.

Qualifications

Degree or Diploma in Counselling, Psychology, Social Work, or relevant degree/or a minimum 5 years’ experience working in the field of wellness.

Experience working in a cross-cultural and team environment.

Candidates can submit their resume in confidence to: careers@kfn.ca

We thank you in advance for your application, however only qualified candidates will be contacted.

Post date:        May 29, 2019
Close date:      June 5, 2019

CITIZEN CONSULTATION

The Constitution Committee is seeking feedback from all KFN citizens regarding the KFN Constitution. 

Please follow this link https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/T6B3GBB 
to complete the online survey. Enter your name and contact information at the end of the survey for you chance to win a Samsung tablet!

The survey will be open until April 25, 2019. Please spread the word and share the link with other citizens.

Please contact Nichole Williams with any questions, governance.analyst@kfn.ca or (867) 841-4274 x 237

Lateral Kindness Workshop

Open to all community members

March 5-6, 2019

9AM to 4PM in the Jacquot Hall.
Lunch will be provided and there will be door prizes!

Any questions please contact Christabelle at 841-4274 ext. 229

Dań Kʼe Language Lessons

Dań K’e Kêts’ádań

“We are learning Dań Kʼe.ˮ

Elders and Youth Room at the Jacquot Hall

Tuesdays: 4pm – 5pm & Thursdays: 11am – 12pm

January 15 to March 14, 2019

Everyone Welcome

Upcoming Public Meetings

A town hall meeting is an American term given to an informal public meeting, function, or event derived from the traditional town meetings of New England. Typically open to everybody in a town community and held at the local municipal building, attendees generally present ideas, voice their opinions, ask questions of the public figures, elected officials, or political candidates at the town hall. Attendees rarely vote on an issue or propose an alternative to a situation. It is not used outside of this secular context.