Curriculum Developer

Website Indigenous Perspectives Society

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 Curriculum Developer to join our dedicated team.

In this role, you can display your love of bringing ideas and theories to life while fostering a meaningful dialogue that boosts self-determination and social change for Indigenous communities. As a Curriculum Developer, you will be sharing your natural aptitude for developing, reviewing, and possibly delivering curriculum.

Are you a confident and natural researcher, and writer? 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 30 years, our programs have been fostering a deeper understanding of Indigenous perspectives and cultural differences and helping build successful relationships with Indigenous communities, community collaborators, and government partners.

The ideal candidate will have:

  • A Bachelor’s in Education or related field
  • Demonstrated employment history and desire to become a curriculum developer
  • Demonstrated progressive experience in First Nations communities
  • Strong research and analysis skills using various methods including databases, internet, survey/evaluation tools, library and university reference materials
  • Demonstrated ability to develop curriculum, and public education materials
  • Experience in using online learning management systems such as Moodle
  • Preference to applicants with experience in an Indigenous Child and Family Service Agency but not required
  • Preference will be given to applicants of Indigenous Descent.

IPS Competencies

  • Advancing Indigenous Self-Determination
  • Culturally Grounded Actions
  • Honouring Perspectives and Experiences
  • Striving for Excellence
  • Demonstrating Responsibility and Respect

What we can offer you:
• Healthy workplace which offers professional development, a wellness program, and other cultural initiatives
• Competitive benefits package after 3 months of employment
• Matched RRSP Group Savings Plan after 6 months of employment
• Annual salary $80,000-85,000 based on previous experience or related experience
• Monday- Friday 8:30am- 4:30pm at our office in Langford. potential for Part-Time

How To Apply

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  rachelled@ipsociety.ca with “Curriculum Developer” as the subject line. Applications close 10am June 10th. must be available for an interview on June 17th

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

Curriculum Developer Job Description updated May 2024

To apply for this job email your details to Aaronn@ipsociety.ca.