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Sessional Instructor – Michif Language Learning and Epistemology (ECUR 235)

Location Type Posting Date Closing Date
Prince Albert Contract Feb 14, 2022 Apr 1, 2022

The Saskatchewan Urban Native Teacher Education Program of Gabriel Dumont Institute of Native Studies and Applied Research invites applications for the following position:

Sessional Instructor – Michif Language Learning and Epistemology
(ECUR 235) – Spring Session

Competition Code: 2204 100P 235 Apr 1

Responsibilities: To provide in-person instruction in Language and Educational Curriculum (ECUR 235) to students enrolled in the Saskatchewan Urban Native Teacher Education Program. This is an introductory course on Michif/Metis Language, Learning and Epistemology. The purpose of the course is to develop basic competency in the Michif Language and to acquaint students with the interrelationship of Michif culture and traditions. Students will develop concepts, tools, and resources to integrate cultural learning with the Social Studies/Native Studies curriculum.

The assignment would involve planning, preparation and delivery of appropriate course instruction to students. Manage classroom activities to ensure an optimum learning environment for students. Evaluate student performance and provide academic guidance.

Qualifications: Candidate must possess a Masters Degree in the Education and /or equivalent combination of training and experience and be approved by the University of Saskatchewan. Good interpersonal and communication skills, flexibility and the ability to work with diverse student populations are an asset.

Remuneration: A competitive salary and benefits package
Location: Prince Albert, SK
Term: May 18, 2022 – June 3, 2022
Deadline for applications: April 1, 2022
Please quote comp code when submitting resume and cover letter to:

Robbie Walliser
917 22nd Street West
Saskatoon, Saskatchewan S7M 0R9
Telephone: (306) 657-2264
Fax: (306) 975-0903
Email: hr@gdins.org

The Gabriel Dumont Institute has the Saskatchewan Human Rights Commission permission to hire affirmatively.
Please indicate in your cover letter if you are of Métis ancestry.
Only those short listed will be contacted.

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