Director, Indigenous Education
Salary Range: $74,688 - $99,011 per annum
(Program Coordinator Education)
Assiniboine Community College strives to create Exceptional Learning Experiences for our students. We place a high priority on student success and are committed to building an environment that creates and supports a high level of student engagement. In support of student success, Assiniboine has created an exciting new position to support the success of our Indigenization Strategy.
You are passionate about Indigenous student success and are energized to increase access and success in post-secondary education. You will provide leadership and coordination of the college’s Indigenization Strategy. You will provide guidance and leadership to our overall college community and help in building stronger relationships with Indigenous partners, communities, and sponsors. You will lead development and delivery of services for Indigenous students, services to the college community, expansion of community partnerships, and further developing our established success in community-based academic programs.
Your experience working directly and collaboratively with Indigenous people, First Nation communities, and Indigenous organizations will enable you to lead the implementation of our Indigenization Strategy. You are a person who has the ability to take charge, but are able to be a part of the greater Indigenous services and academic leadership team. Collaborative, personable, creative, and energetic, you will cultivate positive learning opportunities and foster relationships in support of our learning organization.
In order to deliver the results required, you must have a degree in a relevant field or a combination of education and a minimum of 10 years’ experience working with Indigenous people, First Nation communities, and Indigenous organizations. You will demonstrate a strong understanding of Indigenous cultures and have experience with Indigenous initiatives as well as working in and with First Nation communities. You will have experience in group facilitation and classroom presentations to post-secondary students. Regular travel to provincial satellite campuses and First Nation communities will be required.
This competition will remain open until filled.
Assiniboine Community College campuses are located on the traditional territories of Treaty No. 1 and Treaty No. 2, and the shared traditional lands of Cree, Oji-Cree, Dakota, Dene and Anishinabek/Ojibwe peoples, and the homeland of the Métis Nation.
If you are interested in this career opportunity, please forward your resume and cover letter to: