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SEVEN GENERATIONS
EDUCATION INSTITUTE
EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY

ANISHINAABEMODAA
ASSISTANT
One (1) Year Contract
(Posted - February 3, 2020)
Seven Generations Education Institute requires an Anishinaabemodaa
Assistant to support the Anishinaabemodaa Initiative and its team in
the creation of curricula and resources, and ensure the effectiveness
of Anishinaabemowin program in Child Care Facilities and throughout
the initiative. Working with the Anishinaabemodaa Initiative team,
the Anishinaabemodaa Assistant will support the assessment of
learning environments, needs, and learning styles, and will assist in
the development of content materials and programs that promote
the Anishinaabemowin Learning objectives, while respecting and
demonstrating a willingness to learn community dialects. The
Anishinaabemodaa Assistant will provide administrative support
and assistance to the Anishinaabemodaa Initiative team as required.
Knowledge and understanding of cultural traditions and protocols will
be essential to the role of the Anishinaabemodaa Assistant.
JOB DUTIES:

  • Ability to work with Elders and Anishinaabemowin speakers in all

aspects of development;

  • Provide administrative support to Anishinaabemodaa Initiative Team
  • Support the development, planning, and creation of new and updated

curricula and supporting resources;

  • Assist in gathering information and data needed to support new

programs, resources, and curricula;

  • Outline, plan, and track project development and outcomes;
  • Maintain databases of documents, program files, resources, and

curriculum records;

  • Utilize a variety of computer software applications and outline media

to optimize communication of data;

  • Assist in the development and implementation of organizational

program goals;

  • Other duties as required.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Current Vulnerable Sector Check;
  • Anishinaabemowin fluency or knowledge, preferred;
  • Working knowledge of audio & video recording equipment;
  • Experience in curriculum design and resource development as asset;
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills;
  • Strong working knowledge of Microsoft software, including Word,

Excel, etc.;

  • Willing to participate in ongoing learning;
  • High degree of resourcefulness, flexibility, and adaptability with a

strong organizational kills set;

  • Post-secondary degree or diploma in Education, or related field,

preferred;

  • Must have a valid Driver’s License and access to reliable transportation.

LOCATION: Fort Frances, Ontario
START DATE: March 2, 2020 to March 26, 2021
Applications must include a cover letter, current resume, including
three (3) employment related references; one (1) of which must be
from a current or recent supervisor. Please submit by 12:00 p.m. (CST)
on Friday, February 14, 2020, to the attention of the:
Personnel Committee
Seven Generations Education Institute,
1452 Idylwild Drive, P.O. Box 297
Fort Frances, Ontario P9A 3M3
Fax#: (807) 274-8761 or E-mail: michellea@7generations.org
We would like to thank everyone for their application, but only those
individuals selected for an interview will be contacted. Accommodation
in the recruitment process is available for applicants with
disabilities. For a complete job description, please contact, Michelle
Allan, Director of Human Resources.