Superintendent of Education


Location: Meadow Lake Tribal Council
Program: Education

Employment Terms: Full Time
Length of Employment: Other
Number of Positions: 1

Date Posted: 05/06/2019
Expiration Date: 05/17/2019

Employment Opportunity


SUPERINTENDENT OF EDUCATION

Employment Opportunity

 

The Meadow Lake Tribal Council is seeking a dynamic motivated individual to fill a position of Superintendent of Education for the Office of Education to begin as soon as possible and continuing into the 2019-20 school year. It’s a 1-year term position with the possibility of a permanent role.

 

This position oversees Curriculum, Instruction & Assessment components for MLTC Education. The Superintendent of Education is a member of the Office of Education Senior Leadership Team and Administrative Council that is part of a team responsible for leading and supporting Meadow Lake Tribal Council’s education strategic plan.

 

Roles and Responsibilities:

 

·         Leads and coordinates the development of instructional programs for MLTC Office of Education, which may include research, plan and organize new curricula and programs.

·         Recommends changes in instructional programs for the Senior Director of Education

·         Collaboratively attend a minimum of four school visits at all 9 Meadow Lake First Nation’s (MLFN)

·         Oversee and support the major proposal driven projects of the MLTC Office of Education

·         Develop reports for the proposals according to deadlines

·         Provide budget assistance to Senior Director of Education

·         Collate coordinator/consultant reports for Senior Director of Education as requested

·         Assist in policy development; assist in designing community school strategic plans.

·         Integrates knowledge of new materials and coordinates activities relating to the selection of appropriate instructional materials.

·         Professional Supervision and Evaluation appraisal of teachers and school-based administrators (new to profession/province or as requested by school administrators or Chief and Council).

·         Providing assistance to school administrators when requested – this may include policy development, school planning, interviews, etc.

·         Attend meetings with Indigenous Services Canada (ISC), Federation of Saskatchewan Indian Nation (FSIN), and other education partners.

·         Supervise MLTC Office of Education Staff as per Organizational Chart.

o   Portfolios as assigned by Senior Director of Education

§  Curriculum, Instruction, and Assessment (CIA)

·         Provide support with strategic planning.

·         Collaborate with other MLTC departments.

·         Chairing of meetings as directed.

·         Other duties as assigned by the Senior Director of Education.

Qualifications:

 

·       Master’s Degree in an appropriate educational field from a recognized university.

·       Saskatchewan Professional “A” Teaching Certificate and LEADS Membership.

·       Experience in working with First Nation Schools & Communities – knowledge of and sensitive to First Nation culture and language(s).

·         Experience in supervision of professional staff  

·         At least 2 years of experience as a School-Based Administrator 

·         Experience and knowledge in Provincial School systems

·         Extensive knowledge in curriculum development, instructional practices, and assessment tools

·         Willing to travel extensively to the First Nation Communities; work within a team setting and independently.

·       Knowledge and/or willingness to obtain training to support Superintendent of Education initiatives including, but not limited to:

o   Microsoft Office

o   Google Suite

o   ISC Proposals

o   Student Data System (Ministry of Education)

o   Saskatchewan Professional Teachers Regulatory Board (SPTRB)

o   Secondary Program Approval

Interested applicants are invited to submit:  A letter of application; resume stating qualifications and employment history, copies of credentials, current RCMP Security Clearance/Vulnerable Sector Check; copy of valid driver’s license; and three (3) current professional supervisory references to:

 Human Resources Department

8003 Flying Dust Reserve

MEADOW LAKE, SK   S9X 1T8

Email: hrdepartment@mltc.net

Phone: (306) 236-5654   Fax: (306) 236-6301

 

For more information, please contact Heather Merasty, Senior Director of Education @ (306) 236-5654 or visit the MLTC website at www.mltc.net

 

Deadline: May 17th, 2019

 

MLTC sincerely appreciates and thanks all individuals for their applications,

however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.