First Nation Education Engagement Coordinator

Grand Council Treaty #3 is hiring a First Nation Education Coordinator!

Grand Council Treaty #3 offers an exceptional opportunity for a results-oriented individual with excellent organizational and time management skills. Under the guidance and direction of the Treaty #3 Education Policy Analyst, the First Nation Education Engagement Coordinator candidate shall be highly motivated, organized and results-oriented individual who works as a team member to implement and further the Treaty #3 Education relationship between the First Nations of Treaty #3, the Ministry of Education and Indigenous Services Canada.

Employer Name: Grand Council Treaty #3
Location/Address: Kenora, ON
Application Deadline: January 21, 2019
Job Type: Full-Time
Duties of this LEAP Job Posting:
  • Possess strong interpersonal skills to effectively communicate the issues related to education to education administrators, community members and representatives, governmental/agency representatives;
  • Develop tools to be used to collect data and information from Treaty #3 Communities and its members regarding priorities in Education;
  • Coordinate and facilitate activities that support First Nations, Tribal Councils, Education representatives and Treaty#3 leadership initiatives;
  • Develop and implement new initiatives that align with the First Nations Education strategies;
    • Works with Education Policy Analyst to problem solve issues that may arise pertaining to the overall Education of First Nation communities through a pro-active, positive and results-focused process;
    • Work independently and show initiative to perform with changing priorities and funding requirements;
    • Analyze, report and present information to Treaty #3 Leadership, Education representatives and members;
    • Consult with other GCT#3 staff (Management, Coordinators and Administrative staff) to be able to respond to inquiries with accurate answers in a timely fashion;
    • Possess knowledge of ISC Education Programs and Funding;
    • Other related duties, as required.
Qualifications for this LEAP Job Posting:
  • Completion of a degree or certificate from a recognized University or College in the Social or Education field and/or an advanced specialization with three years experience attained.
  • Knowledge of Treaty and Aboriginal rights. Knowledge and understanding of issues related to Aboriginal peoples.
  • Broad knowledge of First Nations Education system and Provincial Education practices.
  • Experience working and liaising with governmental and non-governmental agencies
  • Analyze and consolidate information into a final report and present to Treaty #3 leadership.
  • Position will require employee to travel and must have access to their own vehicle.
  • Knowledge of Word, Excel, PowerPoint and MS outlook.
  • Education and/or experience may be considered.
  • Creativity, flexible, strong communication skills, high level of initiative, ability to multi task, detail oriented, organized and motivated.
  • Analyze and consolidate information into a final report and present to Treaty #3 leadership.
  • Position will require employee to travel and must have access to their own vehicle.
  • Knowledge of Word, Excel, PowerPoint and MS outlook.
  • Education and/or experience may be considered.
  • Creativity, flexible, strong communication skills, high level of initiative, ability to multi task, detail oriented, organized and motivated.
  • Applicants must clearly demonstrate their suitability for this position in their cover letter and resume with 3 references

 

How To Apply to this LEAP Job Posting:

Applicants must clearly demonstrate their suitability for this position in their cover letter and resume with 3 References by Friday, January 4, 2019 to:

Grand Council Treaty #3

PO Box 1720

Kenora, ON P9N 3X7

Fax: 807-548-5041

E-Mail: reception@treaty3.ca

The Grand Council Treaty #3’s dedication to excellence is completed by its profound commitment to building and sustaining a self-dependent Nation for Grand Council Treaty #3. Individuals from the Anishinaabe Nation in Treaty #3 are encouraged to apply. We thank all those who apply. Only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. Submission of criminal record check required prior to offer of employment.

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