Monthly Archives: February 2019
Join us for 2 days of professional development workshops on June 5 & 6,. Leaders in the field will help you and your staff expand their skills and bring new expertise to your workplace.
June 5, 2019 8:30 am – 4:00 pm (includes lunch)
Day 1 – Morning
- Wellness and Stress – Zhila Alizadeh-Borji
- Conflict Resolution – Moussa Magassa
Day 1 – Afternoon
- HR Law – Mark Hundelby
- Multiple Project Management – Lee Herrin
June 6, 2019 8:30 am – 1:00 pm (includes lunch)
Day 2 – Morning
- Proposal Writing – Armando Jardim
- Going Above and Beyond – Ruth A. Mojeed
1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Day 2 – Afternoon Bonus workshop
- Navigating IConnect and the ICM - Chris Choo
Location – Indigenous Perspectives Society
664 Granderson Rd
Victoria BC, V9B 2R8
Early bird Special: $350.00 (closes May 1, 2019)
Regular registration rate $375.00
Student Rate: $250.00
(Deadline for refunds is May 1, 2019)
Indigenous Perspectives Society (IPS) is seeking a Manager of Training and Curriculum who is ultimately responsible for ensuring exceptional delivery of training with content that is both relevant and timely which includes training scheduling and evaluations. The position will include overseeing the development of curriculum and facilitation techniques to ensure course material is aligned with child welfare legislation and other internal policies. The Manager of Training and Curriculum will lead a high performing team (10) of Project Leads, Instructional Staff, relevant Administrative employees and Contractors.
The Manager of Training and Curriculum reports to the Associate Director (AD) and will develop strong relationships with IPS staff, various stakeholders such as the Ministry of Children and Family Development (MCFD) and Indigenous Services Canada (ISC), and contractors. The position will be based out of the Society’s office and will be expected to do some travel (mostly in BC) to other off-site locations and represent IPS at various conferences, committees and forums.
• A Masters of Social Work or related degree such as Psychology, Education or Child Services
• 5-7 years’ experience in Child Welfare related field or an equivalent combination of education and experience
• Progressive experience in Indigenous Child & Family Services, child protection and Indigenous social work
• Demonstrated experience in the design and development of competency-based curriculum, public education and relations materials, specifically utilizing a blended learning approach
• Experience in adult education instruction
• Sound knowledge of Indigenous communities, cultures, traditions and practices in BC
• Proficiency with computer software including MS Office, Moodle and PowerPoint
• Preference will be given to individuals identifying as Indigenous, Metis or Inuit
Interested? Apply directly to https://engagedhr.prevueaps.com/jobs/92581.html with your resume and cover letter, telling us about your stellar skills and why you’d be the perfect fit for the IPS team! No personal drop-ins or phone calls please.
Indigenous Perspective Society thanks all applicants for their interest and advises that only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
For this and other employment opportunities at Indigenous Perspectives Society visit https://ipsociety.ca/about/employment/