Wild Rose School Division
Requires 2 (two)
INDIGENOUS EDUCATION SPECIALISTS
Wild Rose School Division is committed to ongoing truth seeking and the pursuit of reconciliation learning from and with the First Nations and Metis peoples within the lands where our schools and education communities operate. Our commitment to the creation of powerful learning environments includes the provision of relevant, respectful and honouring educational experiences for all First Nations, Métis and Inuit students attending Wild Rose Schools as well as rich, place-based education opportunities for all Wild Rose students, educators and education community members.
To this end Wild Rose School Division reaffirms our commitment to authentic Indigenous education for all of our students. This includes guidance from Elders and Knowledge Keepers, development of relevant Treaty 6 focused resources, professional learning for all WRSD staff, supports for school councils choosing to learn from and with Indigenous peoples and the continued evolution of dedicated Indigenous Education Specialist roles in both the north and south division.
The successful candidates will report to and support the Director of Indigenous Education- WRSD. Two positions are available with FTE and employment conditions to be determined upon the selection of the successful candidate(s); One candidate will work with schools located in Rocky Mountain House (6), Caroline (1), Condor (2) and one will work with schools located in Drayton Valley (6), Breton (2).
Applications for this position will include a letter of interest and resume (including references). Successful candidates will be required to provide a satisfactory and recent (within six months) criminal record with vulnerable sector check.
Applications will be accepted until suitable candidates are found.
Please email complete application packages to IES-23-24-01-DO@wrsd.ca
Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.
By virtue of the submission of an application, the applicant agrees that the Director of Human Resources or designate can contact previous employers for the purpose of conducting confidential reference checks whether or not the applicant has listed a reference for that employer.
Wild Rose School Division strives to create a dynamic, diverse, and collaborative culture. We value diversity and welcome applications from all qualified individuals.