Early Childhood Educators (level I, II or III)
Kwanlin Dün First Nation

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Posted: 11-10-2020

Closes: TBD - Until filled


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Kwanlin Dun First Nation
35 McIntyre Drive
Whitehorse, Yukon Y1A 5A5
Ph: (867) 633-7800
Fax: (867) 668-5057


Position: Early Childhood Educators (Level I, II or III)
Department: Education/ Dusk'a Head Start Family Learning Centre
Start: ASAP

Dusk'a Head Start Family Learning Centre is growing! We are seeking qualified Level I (1), II (2) or III (3) Early Childhood Educators to join our awesome team and fill permanent position(s), and/or anticipatory term opportunities.

We are looking for contributing individuals to add to and enhance programming at Dusk'a. If you love working with children 18 months to 5 years of age, are compassionate, kind and truly enjoy working with young children, we would love to hear from you! Cultural programming is delivered in our Centre and daily meals and snacks are provided to children by the in-house cook in our kitchen facility.

Our Centre provides a holistic service, folding families/caregivers into the child development process while responding to special and individual child development needs, and building a strong sense of place, belonging and self-identity with respect to language and culture. The core program for the Centre is based on the Aboriginal Head Start Program with an emphasis on integrated early learning focused on whole family learning, aboriginal language and culture, and support for individual and special needs.

· Level I (1), Level II (2) or Level III (3) Early Childhood Education designation, and experience working with children 18 months – 5 years of age
· Experience planning, developing and implementing a variety of recreational, social, life skill and parenting programming and activities relevant to First Nation children which meet group and individual needs
· Experience working successfully in a team environment.

Please provide a copy of your Level I, II or III Early Childhood Education designation with your application. Your application may be rejected if this is not provided.

Conditions of employment / job requirements include: Early Childhood Level I (1) II (2) or III (3) Certification/Designation and a commitment to maintain and continue education (paid by the employer); An acceptable pre-employment criminal records check; A valid first aid certificate; Medical clearance, 'fit to work' designation & TB test; Current immunization record. A valid Yukon Class 5 Driver's license is an asset.

Salary: $22.51 - $29.41 DOE

NOTE: Recent Wage Increase! Level 2 start at $24.76/hr and Level 3 start at $29.41/hr

Closing Date: TBD – Until Filled

Please submit your resume and cover letter to: Human Resources, via fax (867-633-8414), or via email to resume@kdfn.net

Note: For those submitting applications via email, you will receive a manual response stating that your email has been received. If you do not receive this manual response within two (2) business days, please contact the KDFN HR Unit.

For a full job description, please visit our website at http://www.kwanlindun.com/employment

We thank all those who apply; only those screened in for an interview will be contacted.

Note: The KDFN Hiring Preference Policy will be in effect, so please be sure to clearly self-identify.
An eligibility list may be established from this competition to hire identical or similar positions in the future.
KDFN reserves the right to underfill this position.


Positions open: 1
Hours per Week: Auxiliary On-Call
Wage: $22.51 - $29.41 DOE

Auxillary Permanent

Application Process

Applicants must include:
  • Resume
  • Cover letter

Apply to: Human Resources
Fax: +1 ((867)633) 8414
In Person: