Secondary Education Support Worker
Status: Full time Term – (Maternity Leave Replacement – April 11, 2017 to March 31, 2018)
Location: Whitehorse, Yukon
Reporting to the Education Director, this position will provide pro-active support to Champagne-Aishihik First Nations secondary students and their families. This position will maintain a regular schedule at Whitehorse Secondary Schools and CAFN Education Department to promote students’ academic success, advocate on behalf of students, maintain regular communication with families, monitor student progress, inform CAFN citizens about education programs, develop positive relationships with school staff, coordinate cultural programs, coordinate summer camps and collaborate with other First Nations ESWs and organize other special or seasonal programs as assigned by the Director.
Education and Experience:
Successful completion of post-secondary education, preferably in the fields of education or social work or one year’s experience in counseling combined with one or more years’ experience in delivering and managing cultural and/or general education programs; and experience working with First Nations students, schools and communities; or an equivalent combination of training, work and life experience.
Conditions of Employment:
Driver’s License and Personal Vehicle
Clear Criminal Records Check
Physically able to work in field camps on occasion
CAFN’s Human Resources Preferential Hire Policy will apply. We thank all those who apply but only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.
An eligibility list will be created from this posting.
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Deadline: 4:30 pm on March 20, 2017
Send current resumes and supporting documents to:
Capacity and Policy Development Department
Fax: (867) 634-7071
Phone: (867) 634-4200 ext. 241 or