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Job Number:  36845
Aboriginal Social Work Instructor
Job Posted: Monday, 31 July 2017
Closing Date: Tuesday, 23 January 2018
(in 124 days)
Indigenous Perspectives Society
Region: Vancouver Island & Coastal areas Type: Full time
Location: Victoria Salary: (not entered)

INSTRUCTOR FOR THE ABORIGINAL SOCIAL WORK TRAINING

Are you eager to work in a dynamic environment where your passion for knowledge-sharing creates excellence through training and leadership? Are you willing to help nurture a deeper understanding of Indigenous perspectives and cultural differences? We are a not for profit organization dedicated to strengthening the lives and voices of Indigenous people, and we are looking for an energetic and confident Instructor to join our dedicated team. We are looking for an Instructor to deliver child welfare training to front-line social workers working in a Delegated Aboriginal Agency.

 

In this role you can display your love of bringing ideas and theories to life while fostering meaningful dialogue that boosts self-determination and social change for Indigenous communities. As an instructor, you will be sharing your natural aptitude for developing, reviewing, and delivering curriculum. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to travel frequently within BC.

 

Are you a confident and natural teacher, coach, and mentor? If you thrive in a dynamic environment, have a passion for adult education, and are enthusiastic about working in partnership with Indigenous families, elders, and communities, then we want to talk with you!

 

Who are we? Indigenous Perspectives Society is a provincial not for profit organization that strengthens the voice of Indigenous communities through culturally relevant education, professional development, research, and policy. Unique to our organization is our commitment to culturally relevant services. For 20 years, our programs have been fostering a deeper understanding of Indigenous perspectives and cultural differences and helping build successful relationships with Indigenous communities, stakeholders and government partners.

 

The ideal candidate will have:

 

  • A Bachelor of Social Work or a related degree.
  • 3-5 years of relevant experience in an Aboriginal Child and Family Services.
  • Thorough knowledge of Aboriginal social work specifically in Child Welfare, and knowledge of legislation, regulations and practice standards pertaining to Indigenous Child & Family Services.
  • Demonstrated experience in adult education instruction and delivery.
  • Sound knowledge of Indigenous communities, cultures, traditions, and practices in BC.
  • Proficiency with computer software including MS Office, databases, and PowerPoint.
  • Preference will be given to applicants of Aboriginal ancestry.

 

A copy of the full Job Description can be found at www.ipsociety.ca

 

 

If you are qualified and interested in this challenging position, please send your resume with an accompanying cover letter describing how your strengths and experience make you the ideal fit to with “Instructor: ASW” as the subject line.  Open until filled

 

 

The Indigenous Perspectives Society thanks all applicants for their interest and advises that only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

 

How to Apply:
Please mention you saw this posting on WorkInNonProfits.ca.
Please Send your cover letter and Resume to
Only those short listed will be contacted
Contact Details:
Michele Oatman
Indigenous Perspectives Society
664 Granderson Rd
Victoria, BC, V9B 2R8

Tel: 250-391-0007
Fax: 250-391-0002
E-mail:
www:   www.ipsociety.ca


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