We are building a Canada where Indigenous job seekers have equal access to employment opportunities as all other Canadians.
Our Children's Medicine bridges the gaps between Indigenous job seekers, Canadian businesses and nonprofit agencies to eliminate barriers to employment. Using HigherMe's assessment-based hiring platform, job seekers create an online profile that eliminates the resume and instead highlights skills, cultural, traditional and lived experiences.
The Our Children's Medicine Spirit
Indigenous and barriered job seekers face multiple barriers to employment
Thoughtful community partnerships allows OCM to connect with Indigenous job seekers
Through HigherMe, Indigenous job seekers get hired by reconciliation-focused national brands
See our platform in action!
Since partnering with HigherMe in September 2017, we've set the course towards building a sustainable, national employment tool.
businesses have hired with OCM
candidates in our Talent Pool
of interviews lead to hires
since Sept 2017
Our Children's Medicine
Our Children's Medicine connects Indigenous and barriered job seekers, Canadian businesses and nonprofit agencies to eliminate barriers to employment. Using HigherMe's assessment-based hiring platform, job seekers create an online profile that shifts the focus from prior work experience to lived and cultural experiences.
OCM became an independent not-for-profit in 2017 with governance and oversight provided by Birch Hill Equity Partners.