Culture and Language Resource

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BiMose Tribal Council (Gaagagekiizhik GaKinoo’amaawadiiwi’gamig GaKinoo’amaawasowin and Bimose Community High School) are looking for a Culture and Language Resource! For more information on this LEAP job posting, check out the details below!

The Culture & Language Resource is responsible for providing direct and indirect cultural and Language services to Kiizhik Education Corporation (which includes Gaagagekiizhik GaKinoo’amaawadiiwi’gamig GaKinoo’amaawasowin and Bimose Community High School). The Culture & Language Resource will develop, support and advise on cultural practices for the schools to facilitate the preservation and promotion of traditional to enhance positive and strong cultural identity.

Employer Name: BiMose Tribal Council
Location/Address: Kenora, ON
Application Deadline: October 28th, 2020
Email: sricklefs@bimose.ca
Hours of Work: Various
Job Type: Various Hours
Wages: TBD

Duties of this LEAP Job Posting:
  • The Culture & Language Resource is responsible for sharing knowledge with and direction to staff, students, and parents/caregivers regarding cultural values, beliefs, traditions and perspectives on individual, family and community life.
  • Work to ensure and improve Anishinaabe student success through Cultural teachings
  • Planning and implementation of the Anishinaabe language and culture program delivery to JK-High school.
  • Assist in the development of Anishinaabe language and culture curriculum and resources.
  • Lead morning prayer and smudge to the whole school
  • Ensure the schools consistently provides culturally appropriate services
  • Share culture practices with staff, students, and parents/caregivers
  • Co-develop and implement training plan on cultural practices in collaboration with the staff
  • Share with staff cultural practices, teaching and traditions that workers can implement in day-to-day work
  • Provide cultural teachings and ceremonies are required
  • Open and close and attend all meetings and gatherings an ensure that our meetings follow traditional protocol
  • Establish linkage with community traditional helpers
  • Support the needs of all students
  • Implement/support Anishinaabe language and cultural in the classroom
  • Supervision schedule (bus& recess)
Qualifications for this LEAP Job Posting:
  • Fluency in the Anishinaabe language.
  • A thorough knowledge of Anishinaabe traditions and culture.
  • Bachelor of Arts/Science or a Bachelor of Education is considered an asset.
How To Apply to this LEAP Job Posting:

Along with their resume and cover letter applicants must submit a current criminal record check and three references with at least one from their last place of employment. A cover letter and a resume with three professional references must be submitted.

PLEASE SUBMIT APPLICATION BY MAIL, E-MAIL, IN PERSON, OR FAX TO:

Attn: Human Resources

C/o Bimose Tribal Council Inc.

598 Lakeview Drive

Kenora, ON

P9N 3P7

Telephone: (807) 468-5551 Fax: (807) 468-3908 e-mail: sricklefs@bimose.ca

Late applications will be returned. Only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted

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