Creating Hope Society is seeking a Program Assistant for the Indigenous Boys Matter Too! (IBM) program. The Indigenous Boys Matter Too Program Co-hosts Powwow Practices once a week in collaboration with the Let’s Speak Cree Program and Youth Programming once a week. The Program Assistant will work directly with the IBM Coordinator with the delivery of programs and other tasks required to successfully facilitate programs


  • The program assistant is knowledgeable in Indigenous Culture which includes: Medicine teachings, gender teachings, pipe-law teachings, medicine wheel teachings and Oskapewis teachings and Indigenous Arts and Craft
  • The program assistant is knowledgeable in the modern and historic impacts of Colonialism and how it impacts the lives of our youth, specifically Indigenous boys.
  • Co-facilitation of sharing circles and program activities.
  • Assist in organizing events, ceremonies, group sessions and caregiver sessions.
  • Attend regular events and staff meetings, and provide appropriate community update reporting.
  • Provide regular case notes
  • Must maintain confidentiality at all times
  • Keep track of program expenses, mileage and timesheets.



  • Post Secondary education or 2 years’ experience preferably in Youth Work or social work.
  • Strong organizational skills and ability
  • Must have the ability to multi-task
  • Must have the ability to work independently
  • Must have the ability to be a Team
  • Must be knowledgeable in Microsoft Office and
  • Must have a reliable vehicle
  • Must have a valid Alberta Driver’s License with 2 million insurance and liability
  • Must submit a Driver’s Abstract required
  • A Criminal Record Check and Child Welfare Intervention Check are required.


No phone calls.

Please email your resume to or fax your resume to 780-477-7918