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Elder/Traditional Knowledge Teacher Closing Date: May 24, 2019 @ 12 Noon

POSITION: Elder/Traditional Knowledge Teacher

SHIFT: SALARY: $60,000

Na-Me-Res (Native Men’s Residence) located in Toronto, is a diverse, multi-service organization.  Through a culture-based approach that addresses the holistic needs of its clients, Na-Me-Res’ mission is to provide temporary, transitional and permanent housing to Indigenous men experiencing homelessness in Toronto, while providing outreach and support services to the broader Indigenous homeless population.


MAIN FUNCTION: As a member of the agency wide Na-Me-Res team, the Elder/Traditional Knowledge Keeper will work in partnership with members of the client care team to provide support and ensure the delivery of the client’s personal care plan which will address their physical, mental, emotional and spiritual needs to assist them to effectively transition from homelessness to stable and secure long-term housing.






The following skills are an asset:


Na-Me-Res encourages Indigenous applicants (First Nation, Métis, Inuit and those who self- identify). We thank all applicants however only those selected for an interview will be contacted. If you are invited to an interview and require accommodation, we will make every effort to accommodate you.


CLOSING DATE: May 24, 2019 @ 12 Noon


A cover letter and resume can be submitted to:

Human Resources

26 Vaughan Road, Toronto, ON M6G 2C4

Fax #: (416) 652-3138 / Email:

(Hand delivered applications will not be accepted/no phone calls please)

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