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Language Nest Assistant

Casual – Full-Time, Sept/October for 4 weeks
Salary: LT-5 – $25.15 to $35.80 per hour (depending on experience)

Overview

This position is required on a temporary basis to assist in the Language Nest while the Language Nest Coordinator is away.

Duties

The Language Nest Assistant will assist Language Nest Officer with:

  • Material development for new curriculum
  • Review and feedback of new curriculum
  • Coordinating production of 5-minute Language Revitalization video project
  • Planning for community Language Revitalization presentation
  • Planning to coordinate community-level language lessons
  • Practicing minimal co-delivery with LNO
  • Possible minimal co-delivery with LNO of language games in daycare
  • Support to catch up on Language Nest Workplan after COVID-19-specific setbacks

Qualifications

  • Cultural competency in Kluane First Nation Traditional Way
  • Language skills not necessary, exposure is an asset (fluent or silent-speakers in your family)
  • Possessing or willing to learn basic introductory vocabulary in Dan K’e (up to 20 words)
  • Computer skills; comfortable with Microsoft Office and setting up materials for print
  • Strong organizational, communication and facilitation skills

Candidates can submit their resume in confidence to:

hr.manager@kfn.ca prior to 4:30 pm on the closing date.

We thank you in advance for your application, however only qualified candidates will be contacted.

Post date:      August 31, 2021
Closing Date: September 8, 2021