Alberta Education, Edmonton. Champion our commitment to closing the systemic achievement gap by creating opportunities and enhancing outcomes for First Nations, Métis and Inuit students.
In this pivotal role, you will cultivate partnerships with key stakeholders to advance successful First Nations, Métis and Inuit education policies and programs with a goal to achieve an education system that honours the history, cultures, languages, and perspectives of First Nations, Métis and Inuit communities. You will engage and collaborate with First Nations, Métis and Inuit leaders and government partners to advance successful student outcomes. As an integral member of the executive team, you will articulate the vision and direction for the ministry to ensure that the ministry’s strategic direction fully integrates First Nations, Métis and Inuit education needs and perspectives.
A progressive leader with significant related executive experience, you have proven strengths in implementing complex initiatives and influencing inclusive and innovative policy development. You bring a deep understanding of the history, cultures, and contexts of First Nations, Métis and Inuit communities and education, and a reputation as a collaborator skilled at engaging and building trusting relationships. Your ability to inspire and empower teams and capacity for facilitating systemic change will position you for success. Experience with Indigenous culture and language is preferred. A related graduate degree at the Masters level is required, and a Doctoral Degree is preferred. This Executive Manager position offers a salary range of $153,289 to $201,175 ($5,873.18 to $7,707.88 bi-weekly). Final candidates will be required to undergo a security screening. This competition may be used to fill future vacancies. Closing Date: November 24, 2017
Job ID #1045875
Visit www.jobs.alberta.ca for more information and to apply directly on-line, or fax your resume to Executive Search, Public Service Commission, Fax (780) 422-0468. When applying online, please submit your cover letter and resume as one file. Online applications will receive an automated confirmation. You will be contacted if you are selected for an interview. Our contact number is (780) 408-8460.