Indigenous Education Leader

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Seven Generations Education Institute and Rainy River District School Board
Employment Opportunity
Indigenous Education Leader
(Internal to Staff and 10 First Nations that Govern Seven Generations Education Institute)
(Posted – September 5, 2018)

Position Description:

Seven Generations Education Institute and the Rainy River District School Board are committed to the ongoing support for Indigenous students within the Rainy River District and Treaty #3.

Reporting to the Director of Education for the Rainy River District School Board and the Chief Executive Officer for Seven Generations Education Institute, the Indigenous Education Leader works with Rainy River District Schools and First Nation and Métis communities within the Rainy River District to promote student achievement and well-being with a focus on Indigenous Education for all elementary and secondary students.

The successful candidate will have superior interpersonal and communication skills, have demonstrated experience and success in instructional practices.   They will have demonstrated leadership qualities and experience combined with a strong desire to serve schools and most importantly, students. The successful candidate will have proven abilities in engaging Indigenous parents and communities.

Qualifications:

  • Ontario College of Teachers Certificate
  • Bachelor of Education Degree
  • Experience in curriculum planning, classroom teaching, and supporting other educators
  • Superior interpersonal, communication and organizational skills
  • Knowledge of the Anishinaabe culture, heritage, and traditions as well as the Ontario Ministry of Education’s First Nation, Métis, Inuit Education Framework

Salary:  Related to education and experience

Applications must include a cover letter, current resume, including three (3) employment related references; one (1) of which must be from a current or recent supervisor. Please submit by 12:00 p.m. (CST) on Thursday September 13, 2018 to the attention of:

Personnel Committee
Seven Generations Education Institute
P.O. Box 297, 1455 Idylwild Drive
Fort Frances, Ontario     P9A 3M6
Fax #: (807) 274-8761 or E-mail: michellea@7generations.org

For a complete job description contact: Michelle Allan-Director of Human Resources.

We would like to thank everyone for their application but only those individuals selected for an interview will be contacted. Accommodation in the recruitment process is available upon request for applicants with disabilities.