2024 Committee Member Recruitment

February 5, 2024

Chief and Council creates committees for specific and/or time limited purposes and according to specified terms of reference.

The purpose of Committees is to ensure that they will help Council on various issues by preparing policy alternatives and implications for council deliberation. Committees do not speak or act for Council, nor have authority over staff. Committees have clear written mandates indicating purpose and the limitations of their role and responsibilitiesin the Terms of Reference. Council, in partnership with the Senior Management Team and Key Stakeholders has evaluated previous committees, worked to identify community priority areas, and have established the following Committees:

1. Planning & Sustainable Development Committee
2. Laws, Justice, Nation Building & Treaties Committee
3. Child & Family Wellbeing Committee
4. Integrated Primary Health Committee
5. Mental Health and Addictions Committee
6. In-Home and Community Care Committee
7. Recreation and Cultural Services Committee
8. Education Committee
9. Language Committee
10. Elder’s Eagle Lodge Committee


The following is a list of the requirements of potential committee members of Sagamok Anishnawbek:

1. Able to work in a group setting as part of a team
2. Demonstrate, through application, prior knowledge of specified committee issues
3. Demonstrate, through application, relevant background/experience in the area of the committee mandate
4. Must be a registered member of the Sagamok Anishnawbek
5. Must be at least 18 years of age at the time of the appointment
6. Youth representatives and Elder representatives are encouraged to apply.
7. If required, a CPIC must be provided prior to being selected for a committee.

Please submit your Committee Member Application Form to:

Attention: Andrea Hajt-Jacobs, Director of Council Secretariat
In Person: Sagamok Anishnawbek Administration Building, 4007 Espaniel Road
Via Email: jacobs_andrea@sagamok.ca

Copy of Description of Committee Mandates and Committee Member Application Form are attached, and/or available at the Sagamok Anishnawbek Administration Building and the sagamokanishnawbek.com website

The deadline for submission is Friday, February 16, 2024

Committee Member Recruitment Poster 2024
Committee Member Application
Committee Mandate Descriptions