Communication Bi-Lingual Coordinator

Northern Nishnawbe Education Council
Sioux Lookout or Thunder Bay, ON

NNEC is non-profit educational organization. Under the
direction of the Sioux Lookout District Chiefs, NNEC delivers
secondary and post-secondary education programs and
services for First Nations people. NNEC operates Pelican
Falls First Nations High School, Pelican Falls Centre, Pelican
Falls Wellness Centre, Dennis Franklin Cromarty High School,
Wahsa Distance Education Centre and has offices in Lac
Seul (head office), Sioux Lookout and Thunder Bay. NNEC
welcomes applications for the following casual position (up to 4
days per week and some weekend work):
Communication Bi-Lingual Coordinator
Sioux Lookout or Thunder Bay
As NNEC students are required to attend schools far from
the comfort of their own communities, it is crucial that we
have a staff member who is committed to ensuring students
are regularly connecting with their families, friends and
communities. It is also crucial that NNEC have a liaison to
connect with communities to showcase our programs and
services to parents, community members and future students
through a variety of communicative mediums. Parents continue
to request continuous improvements in communication all
avenues for student supports, programs, and services provide
by NNEC. This position will report to the Director of Education.
1. Minimum Grade 12 and/or post-secondary education in Communications, Journalism or Computer Technology
2. Excellent written, oral and interpersonal communication skills are essential
3. Must have a valid drivers license in good standing
4. Must be organized and punctual
5. Knowledge of Word processing, Power Point, Desktop Publishing software and Web Page Design and management
6. Fluency in Oji-Cree, Ojibwe or Cree preferred
7. Knowledge of Native culture, traditions and sensitivity to Native issues is essential.
SALARY: Based on Education and Experience
**NNEC thanks all applicants in advance; however, only those
selected for an interview will be contacted. NNEC requires a
Criminal Record Check and/or a Vulnerable Sector Check for
all positions. These positions are open until filled.
Please submit your cover letter, resume and three references
(with written permission for NNEC to contact) to Human
Resources, NNEC Head Office, fax (807) 582-3865 or by email