Elementary Education Support Worker

Elementary Education Support Worker              Competition #19-20-50

Regular Full Time

Salary: Level 7 – $66,480.00 – $77,773.00 Robust Benefits and Pension Package

Location: Whitehorse, YT

Job Summary: Reporting to the Director of Education and working primarily in elementary schools, this position acts as a support for CAFN students and their families. Education Support Workers (ESW’s) support teachers, counsellors, administrators and parents in all aspects of a healthy, Dän K’é life, so they can achieve their educational aspirations; ESW’s provide referrals, support, guidance and problem solving to Citizens to address issues related to academic achievement. Performs administrative and project work as required; and performs other related duties.

Education and Experience: Grade 12 with at least one-year successful completion of post-secondary training in education, child development and counselling, with experience in delivering and managing education programs or working with First Nations students, or an equivalent combination of training and experience.

Conditions of Employment: Clear Criminal Records Check with Vulnerable Sector Check Valid Class 5 Driver’s License, and/or willingness to obtain a Class 4 Driver’s License Valid First Aid Certificate

CAFN is an equal opportunity employer, however, qualified Aboriginal applicants will be given priority in accordance with the Aboriginal Employment Preference Policy of the Canadian Human Rights Commission.

Please note that selection for further consideration will be based solely on the information you provide in your resume. We thank all those who apply but only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.

Temporary Assignments may be considered. Please ensure you have supervisor approval before applying.

An eligibility list will be created from this posting.

For a complete job description please click here: or the CAFN website at www.cafn.ca or contact below.

Deadline: 4:30 pm on January 31, 2020

Send current resume and supporting documents to: Megan MacKellar Human Resources Officer Fax: (867) 634-7071 Phone: (867) 634-4200 ext. 245 mmackellar@cafn.ca