September 1, 2019
SENĆOTEN Status: On-Call
Valid BC Teaching Certificate or First Nations Language Teaching Certificate
Demonstrated language proficiency in SENĆOTEN
Language teacher training an asset
Knowledge of local Saanich Indigenous communities
Significant leadership experience, preferably in relation to developing and enhancing Indigenous communities and cultural awareness
Demonstrated successful experience acting as a role model for and working with Indigenous students supporting them in language development and fluency
Demonstrated proficiency in developing connections and partnerships with Indigenous communities and raising cultural awareness in school
Demonstrated strong organizational and classroom management skills
Ability to work effectively and collaboratively as a member of school and district teams
Effective communication skills, demonstrated through positive relationships with students, staff, parents/guardians and the community
Strong administrative skills to manage the ongoing documentation processing requirements associated with the Indigenous Language Program
IN ACCORDANCE WITH HUMAN RIGHTS COMMISSION EXEMPTION SECTION 19(2), PREFERENCE WILL BE GIVEN TO APPLICANTS WITH INDIGENOUS ANCESTRY WHO HAVE KNOWLEDGE OF LOCAL HISTORY AND CULTURE, THE APPLICANT MUST BE ABLE TO RELATE POSITIVELY WITH THE INDIGENOUS COMMUNITY ON A DAILY BASIS.
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