START DATE:  Effective September 6, 2022
SALARY:  $28.83 per hour
HOURS OF WORK:  Four (4) hours per day, two (2) days per week

This position reports directly to the School Principal. The StrongStart Facilitator performs a variety of duties related to family literacy, numeracy, parent support and education, stages of early childhood development and community resource sharing.

Qualifications:

  • Early Childhood Education (ECE) with a current license to practice;
  • One to two years experience in a related field, i.e. early childhood education, teaching; recreation, social work, community development;
  • Training and/or experience working with children in the 0-5 age range;
  • Training and/or experience working with parents/adults in a facilitative role;
  • Knowledge of Haida Gwaii community services;
  • Knowledge of relevant early learning programs and services;
  • An understanding of local Indigenous history and culture as well as contemporary Indigenous issues.

If no qualified applicants are identified, the position may be filled on a temporary basis with a candidate who is actively enrolled in an approved ECE training program and mentored by an ECE with a current license to practice.

Please forward applications to:

Selection Committee
School District No. 50 (Haida Gwaii)
PO Box 69
Village of Daajing Giids/Queen Charlotte, BC V0T 1S0
Facsimile:  (250) 559-8849   E-mail: hr@sd50.bc.ca

Application Deadline: June 30, 2022 at 3:00pm

School District No. 50 (Haida Gwaii) hires on the basis of merit and is committed to employment equity.  All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply.  Preference will be given to qualified new hires with Haida and/or other Indigenous ancestry who have demonstrated knowledge and experience of Haida culture.

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