Indigenous Programs Coordinator

University of Saskatchewan

The College is dedicated to employment fairness, variety, and inclusion, and are proud to help profession alternatives for Indigenous Peoples to mirror the group we serve. We proceed to develop our partnerships with Indigenous communities throughout the province, nationally, and internationally and worth the distinctive perspective that Indigenous workers present to strengthen these relationships. Solely Indigenous candidates will probably be thought of for this place. Verification of Indigenous Membership/Citizenship on the College of Saskatchewan is led and decided by the deybwewin taapwaywin tapwewin: Indigenous Reality coverage and Standing Committee in accordance with the processes developed to enact the coverage. Verification of Indigenous Membership/Citizenship with documentation is a situation of employment and a requirement to carry this place and the profitable candidate should preserve these situations all through their employment.

Core to the College of Saskatchewan’s Strategic Plan, and true to the spirit of Indigenization, transformative decolonization, and reconciliation is the School of Schooling’s dedication to making a welcoming and accountable surroundings during which Indigenous college students, workers and college thrive . Recognizing the prominence of Indigenization as a strategic pillar, the School of Schooling continues to reinforce and construct packages and initiatives with and for Indigenous communities. The School is residence to ITEP, SUNTEP (delivered in partnership with the Gabriel Dumont Institute), the Indigenous Languages Certificates (ILC), the Grasp’s in Indigenous Land-Based mostly Schooling, a Grasp’s degree cohort in Indigenous Management, and a spread of undergraduate and graduate degree programs in Indigenous schooling.

Main Function: The Indigenous Packages Coordinator serves as a coordinator for land-based, and language-based Indigenous programming at undergraduate and graduate ranges within the School of Schooling. The Indigenous Packages Coordinator additionally leads on the strategic growth of the School’s dedication to Indigenous languages, supporting present programming and growing new initiatives. This place advises college and workers within the administration and coordination of on- and off-campus Indigenous programing and companies provided by the School of Schooling and serves a pupil advisory position on this programming. This place studies to the Dean of the School of Schooling and helps Departments delivering Indigenous programming. The place can also present strategic and administrative help to the Aboriginal Schooling Analysis Centre (AERC).

Nature of Work: Reporting to the Dean or designate, the duties of this place are numerous, advanced and detailed-oriented. This place workouts decision-making and judgement in figuring out methods to obtain the objectives and visions for Indigenous programming within the School of Schooling, with a specific give attention to Indigenous languages. This position is vital in decoding tutorial insurance policies and procedures, and dealing with pupil tutorial points associated to the community-based, land-based, language-based, and on and off- campus undergraduate and graduate Indigenous programing within the School of Schooling. This place requires the event and upkeep of collaborative relationships with a spread of personnel inside the School and College, in addition to teams and businesses exterior to the College, significantly, Indigenous communities and organizations. Off-campus and distance schooling may be advanced, and due to this fact tact, diplomacy, and cultural sensitivity are vital on this place. Working situations require flexibility and the flexibility to satisfy deadlines with accuracy in a fast-paced surroundings. There are strategic and planning duties; administrative duties; advisory/counseling duties; and liaising and public relations necessities to this position. Some journey will probably be required inside Saskatchewan.

Help with the coordination and supply of community-based, land-based, and language-based Indigenous packages within the School by:

  • Supporting recruitment, registration and constructive expertise of scholars on community-base, land-based and Indigenous language packages, with a specific give attention to the Masters in Indigenous Land Based mostly Schooling and the Indigenous Languages Certificates
  • Performing as a main contact for Indigenous community-based, land-based, and language-based companions
  • Aiding within the growth of partnership agreements
  • Offering high-level tutorial advising companies to college students and directing them to the suitable School or campus helps
  • Making certain that the orientation wants for college students of the Indigenous community-based, land-based, and language-based packages are successfully met via the event of sources and knowledge packages and at occasions via displays which can require some journey
  • Help with on-going evaluation and evaluation of Indigenous community-based, land-based, and language-based packages, together with compilation and evaluation of information
  • Develop and bolster relationships with Indigenous organizations and communities for recruiting college students into Indigenous community-based, land-based, and language-based packages
  • Coordinating work and communications with Elders
  • Different duties as assigned, together with potential strategic and administrative help to AERC

Develop strategic approaches to help and embed Indigenous languages within the School of Schooling, together with inside undergraduate and graduate programming

  • Working with the School of Schooling ohpahotân oohpaahotaan committee to develop a strategic method in the direction of Indigenous languages within the School of Schooling, together with by serving to to information and develop efficient coverage for Indigenous languages
  • Growing partnerships on the College of Saskatchewan, within the province, and nationally and internationally to help programming in Indigenous languages
  • Different duties as assigned

Present administrative help for the supply of Indigenous community-based, land-based, and language-based packages within the School by:

  • Working with division helps to arrange confidential letters resembling tutorial standing and letters of permission
  • Working with division helps to help the group of journey related to Indigenous packages
  • Aiding with and making certain that journey claims are processed for bills for college students and instructors
  • Month-to-month reconciliation of all program funds together with monitoring revenues, expenditures and preserving file and help within the administration of program budgets
  • Help pupil notification relating to impending deadlines, scholarships, alternatives, and program actions

Help with teacher appointments together with sessional lecturer recruitment by:

  • Scheduling and collaborating in conferences with on-campus and off-campus curiosity teams
  • Coordinate promotional supplies and actions by working with the School Communications group
  • Different duties as assigned

Schooling: An undergraduate diploma in Schooling or an equal mixture of schooling, coaching and expertise are required. Information of Indigenous cultures, protocol and views can also be a requirement. Information of the School of Schooling programs, insurance policies and diploma necessities, a sound Saskatchewan Educating Certificates, or the flexibility to acquire such and data of the faculties, faculty methods, and faculty curricula in Saskatchewan are property. Fluency in an Indigenous language is an asset, as is a Grasp’s Diploma in Indigenous Schooling.

Licenses: Legitimate class 5 driver’s license is an asset.

Expertise: Minimal of 5 years associated expertise are required. Expertise in establishing productive working relationships with a wide range of companions together with group companions, First Nations governments, faculty divisions, regional faculties, funding businesses, trainer candidates, academics, and directors. Information of the College of Saskatchewan, School of Schooling, School of Graduate Research and Analysis and college insurance policies and procedures is fascinating. Working data of SiRIUS, PAWS, UniFi, Advisor Providers, Diploma Works, Microsoft Workplace pc functions and e-mail communication could be most well-liked.

Expertise: Means to adapt to a altering surroundings; means to ascertain and construct partnership and dealing relationships with numerous groups of individuals inside and out of doors the School of Schooling, particularly in First Nations communities; sound judgment, tact, discretion {and professional} integrity; means to work independently in addition to in a group surroundings; data of Indigenous group protocols; data of Indigenous languages; efficient interpersonal abilities and demonstrated public relations abilities; demonstrated means to take care of constructive relations with college, college students, co-workers, and the general public; self-motivated; efficient written and verbal communication abilities; means to set priorities and work inside deadlines; demonstrated time administration abilities; demonstrated efficient organizational abilities; confirmed means to work on a number of tasks with competing calls for to satisfy deadlines; consideration to element and demonstrated means to arrange occasions and tasks; demonstrated data of pc functions (Phrase, Excel, PowerPoint); consideration to element.

Division: School of Schooling
Time period 2 years with the opportunity of extension or changing into everlasting

Employment Group:

Full Time Equal (FTE): 1.0

The wage vary, based mostly on 1.0 FTE, is $66,030.00 – 103,174.00 every year. The beginning wage will probably be commensurate with schooling and expertise.

Wage Household (if relevant):
Specialist Skilled

Wage Part/Band:
Part 2

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Closing Date:
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Work Location: On Campus

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