EleV Learning Facilitator - 24.21

Yukon University
Yukon University
Box 2799, 500 University Drive, Whitehorse, YT, Y1A 5K4, Canada (Whitehorse, YT)
Full time
Hours / week:
37.5 hours/week
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EleV Learning Facilitator
Office of the AVP Reconciliation
Ayamdigut (Whitehorse) Campus
$36.98 to $44.03 pre hour based on 75 hours bi-weekly
Term to March 31, 2027
Closing Date.: February 27, 2024
Employment Opportunity No.: 24.21

About the EleV Program at Yukon University

Yukon University has been administering Mastercard Foundation’s EleV Program since 2018. The Program vision is for Indigenous young people to be living Mino Bimaadiziwin – “a good life”, a holistic and Indigenized view of success in the Anishinaabe language. Realizing this ambitious vision will require systemic changes to our education, training and employment systems based on the direction of Indigenous youth and communities so that these systems value and support success for Indigenous youth.

Yukon University is currently in the second year of the renewed agreement, which extends until March 31, 2027. EleV is supporting a number of projects both at YukonU and in partnership with Yukon First Nation organizations. Reflection and co-learning, guided by a co-developed Learning Framework, are important components of the Mastercard Foundation partnership, which the Learning Facilitator will oversee.

 About the EleV Learning Facilitator position

Reporting to the EleV Manager, the Learning Facilitator is responsible for leading evaluation, learning, communications, and narrative reporting for Yukon University’s EleV Program. This position supports priority setting, reflection, understanding, adjustment, and amplification of the EleV program impact through storytelling and other means of communication. The ultimate goal of this work is to is to better understand and transform current systems at YukonU and in the broader Yukon First Nations education ecosystem so they can better serve Indigenous youth.

The Learning Facilitator will develop and maintain strong working relationships with internal and external partners and stakeholders, including extensive engagement with Yukon First Nations. The Facilitator will create forums for reflection and dialogue with EleV project leads and members of the Yukon First Nation community, including Elders, youth and Knowledge Keepers. They will partner with EleV project leads on storytelling and analyze and synthesize information gathered to articulate inputs, activities, outcomes, impacts, and lessons learned, as well as challenges, opportunities and future areas of priority. They will use a variety of communication methods to share back to Mastercard Foundation, YukonU, the greater Yukon First Nations community, and beyond the territory to ensure transparency, accountability and knowledge sharing.

Aligned with Yukon University’s commitment to Reconciliation and pledge to employment equity, qualified applicants from Yukon First Nations may be given priority.  Secondments may be considered from Yukon Government, Yukon First Nation Governments, and other agencies within Yukon Territory.  This posting may remain open until a qualified candidate is hired.  If you have relevant experience and are interested in this opportunity, please send your resume to hr@yukonu.ca.
Thank you for your interest.

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