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Mental Health Project Manager

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Mental Health Project Manager

Full Time, Permanent
Location: Toronto/Six Nations, ON
Annual Salary Range: $71,408- $89,260

Job Description

Indspire has grown and developed into one of the Top 10 Charities of Impact in Canada, that invests in the education of First Nations, Inuit and Métis people for the long-term benefit of these individuals, their families and communities, and Canada.

Indspire is seeking a Mental Health Project Manager to manage and deliver Indspire’s partnerships with mental health organizations and related activities. Additionally, the Program Advisor will be responsible for working collaboratively with external partnerships to support Indspire’s Student Success team in their program delivery with respect to culturally relevant mental health initiatives.

Key Responsibilities

  • Manage partnerships with mental health organizations including coordinating working group activities, deliverables, monitoring timelines, milestones etc.
  • Leverage expertise of partner mental health organizations and professionals to support Indspire’s mentorship program.
  • Identify and assess new partnership opportunities with mental health organizations and community partners.
  • Establish and build relationships with national community mental health partners
  • Develop and manage external working groups in support of student programming and mental health.
  • Collaborate with external partners to lead delivery of culturally relevant mental health resources.
  • Collaborate with external partners to execute mental health mentoring events.
  • Support program participants in managing mental health in Indspire’s mentorship program.
  • Monitor and evaluate outcomes, reporting to internal and external partners.
  • Monitor and report on mental health program budget and expenses.
  • Responsible for other related projects and relationships as assigned.


  • Completion of a bachelor’s degree in related field and/ or equivalent experience.
  • Minimum 5 years of experience in project management or program management.
  • Lived experience engaging with Indigenous communities, knowledge of culture, traditions and ideally issues affecting Indigenous youth.
  • Experience with creating and maintaining mental health resources and programs including quality management processes.
  • Demonstrated openness to learning and willingness to engage in cultural competency training.
  • Skilled in partnership management and relationship building, ability to build rapport with others and work collaboratively.
  • Strong organizational skills, flexible and able to work with short timelines and multiple priorities.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills.
  • Excellent judgment, decision-making and analytical skills
  • Strong skills in Microsoft Office, database systems, and developing online content.
  • Experience in event management an asset.


  • Workplace that provides combined flexibility to work from home and in the office.
  • Competitive Benefits Program & Pension.
  • Opportunities and support for professional learning and growth.
  • Being a part of shaping the future of education for Indigenous people in Canada.

How to Apply

Indspire is committed to ensuring an equal opportunity recruitment process. Accommodations are available to all applicants upon request. We are committed to providing any accommodations required to ensure a barrier-free process. Please contact us via email at hr@indspire.ca, we will work with all applicants to accommodate any accessibility needs.

Deadline to apply is July 19, 2024, at 5:00 pm ET.

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