Lands, Language Relationships, & Culture Coordinator


Location: Meadow Lake Tribal Council
Program: Education

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

Salary Range: Dependent on Qualifications
Contact Email: michelle.bellegarde@mltc.net

Date Posted: 04/13/2017
Expiration Date: 05/10/2017

Employment Opportunity


Land, Language Relationships, & Culture Coordinator 

Employment Opportunity

 

The MLTC Office of Education is seeking a dynamic, energetic individual for the Land, Language Relationships, & Culture Coordinator position. The successful candidates will coordinate different activities in each community dependent on their level of language loss and assist these communities in determining where they are in the language loss-revitalization continuum.

Duties Include:

 Conference & Event Planning:

·         Coordinate and plan a Language Conference that involves collaboration and coordination with all MLFN and MLTC Education areas.

·         Recommend and facilitate development activities and conference planning.

·         Assist administrators and teachers in researching and implementing best practices with LLRC initiatives.

·         Collaborate with stakeholders to develop a research plan of the documentation of the histories of the nine (9) MLFNs; support the development of a community plan for Language & Culture.

 

Community Consultation:

  • ·         Providing consulting services to Traditional Language instructors and early childhood staff within the MLFN schools.
  • ·         Assist administrators and teachers in researching and implementing best practices in language delivery.
  • ·         Collaborate with stakeholders to develop a research plan of the documentation of the histories of the nine (9) MLFN communities; ensure regular communication between all stakeholders.
  • ·         Support Academic First Language LLRC initiatives.
  • ·         Assist with MLTC Office of Education initiatives and other duties as assigned.

Qualifications:

  •  Must be fluent in the Cree and/or Dene language(s) and have experience in working with First Nations’ Schools & Communities.
  • Willing to travel to the First Nation Communities; work within a team setting and independently.
  • Excellent communication skills (Verbal/Written); decision making skills; professional judgment skills: and organizational/time-management skills.  
  • Demonstrated knowledge and expertise in computer software applications (i.e. Microsoft Office, Other Relevant Languages Software, etc.).
  • A Bachelor’s Degree in Education; a Master’s Degree or commitment to begin studies in a field appropriate to the position’s requirements.
  • Saskatchewan Professional ‘A’ Teachers’ Certification or the ability to obtain such standing; and a minimum of five (5) years of teaching experience.

 

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 a list of three (3) current professional supervisory references to:

 

class=WordSection2>

 

 

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 Tanis Crawford, Superintendent of Curriculum, Instruction, & Assessment @ (306) 236-5654, or visit the MLTC website at www.mltc.net

 

Deadline:        Wednesday, May 10, 2017   

 

MLTC sincerely appreciates and thanks all individuals for their applications, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.