Education Support Worker (Carcross) k-9
Carcross Tagish/First Nation

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Posted: 11-10-2017

Closes: 11-24-2017


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Job Title: Education Support Worker (Carcross) k-9          CLOSING DATE: November 24/2017
STATUS: Permanent Seasonal
SALARY: C/TFN Wage Scale Level 7 - 9

Under the direct supervision of the Education Manager, the Education Support Worker is responsible for enhancing the quality of education available to C/TFN Children and Youth. The Education Support Worker supports students, parents and their families, school staff and the C/TFN Early Childhood Education Centre staff involved in early childhood transition to school, elementary and secondary school transitions and provides support in the academic, emotional, physical and spiritual development & competency of the child. Three priorities of this position are to: support school transition programming from the Haa Yatxi Hidi (Early Childhood Education Centre); work with the Ghùch Tlâ Community School (GTCS) to facilitate C/TFN's resources & projects, and to insure students are prepared to transition/graduate from Elementary to Secondary. The ESW will be involved in the success of the Community Grad in Carcross. The ESW will make sure students and parents know, understand and agree to which program their child is going to work towards for graduation & encourage planning for enrollment in High school courses.

1.1 Degree or diploma in Education, Social Work or a related field preferred or working towards such education;
1.2 Experience working with children or youth or in youth program development;
1.3 Thorough knowledge of/and experience with Education programs; and
1.4 Extensive knowledge of C/TFN culture, traditions, laws and policies including C/TFNs Virtues and Values.

1.1 Must undertake a Criminal Records Check;
1.2 Willingness to work flexible hours;
1.3 Ability to perform well in an inter-racial environment;
1.4 Willingness to train in & implement Problem Solving, Mediation & Conflict Resolution;
1.5 Will post (on-line & hard copy) & update a monthly schedule with contact information;
1.6 Must have First Aid and Immunization up to date records
1.7 Working with the schools and C/TFN Departments & programs with steady interruptions;
1.8 Working directly with students and parents

An eligibility list will be established from this competition. No compensation will be given for moving costs and must be eligible to work in Canada.

We thank all those who apply and advise that only those selected for further consideration will be contacted. Preference will be given to Carcross/Tagish First Nation citizens on all competitions for C/TFN.

Candidates' applications/resumes should clearly demonstrate their related qualifications, since selection for further consideration will be based on the information provided. Job descriptions are available from the C/TFN Human Resource Department

Please apply to:
Carcross/Tagish First Nation
Finance & HR Department
Box 130, Carcross, Yukon Y0B 1B0
Phone: (867) 821-4251 Ext 8213 or 8269 Fax: (867) 821-3903














Positions open: 1
Hours per Week: Permanent Seasonal
Wage: C/TFN Wage Scale Level 7 - 9

Seasonal Permanent

Application Process

Applicants must include:
  • Resume

Apply to: Carcross/Tagish First Nation, Finance & HR Department
Fax: +1 (867) 821-3903