The AKRC requires the services of an Education Partnerships Project Coordinator. The Education Partnerships Project Coordinator is a highly motivated, organized, and results-oriented individual who works as a team member under the guidance and direction of AKRC’s Director of Operations and in collaboration with the Education department team members.


  • Strong interpersonal skills to effectively communicate the issues related to education-to-education administrators, community members and representatives, governmental/agency representatives, and all stakeholders to the project.
  • Implement and report on all project-related activities to the Project Advisory Group.
  • Assist with the implementation of project-related initiatives to enhance the tripartite partnership.
  • Organize workshops/consultants/training sessions as required.
  • Liaise with the education representatives including First Nations, Ministry of Education, Indigenous Services Canada (ISC) and First Nation service providers to develop effective working partnerships.
  • Maintain regular communication with the Education Steering Committee at AKRC who will provide insight and guidance on AKRC’s priorities.
  • Routes or answers correspondence and inquiries related to AKRC’s Education Partnerships.
  • During an emergency epidemic/pandemic situation, job duties will be reviewed and reassigned accordingly.
  • All other related duties assigned by your supervisor and the Leadership of AKRC.


  • Excellent management skills are required.
  • Knowledge of Treaty and Indigenous Rights.
  • Broad knowledge of First Nations Education system and Provincial Education practices.
  • Experience with working and liaising with governmental and non-governmental agencies.
  • Ability to work in a team office environment.
  • Position will require employee to travel.
  • Valid driver’s license.
  • Knowledge of Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook.
  • Completion of a degree or certificate from a recognized university or College in the Social or Education field and/or an advanced specialization with two year’s experience.
  • Proficient spoken and written English with an understanding of the Anishinaabe language.

External Relations: Establish a positive and effective working relationship with member First Nations and promote the activities of AKRC.

Job Closing:Open Until Filled.
Duration & Type of Position:1 Year Full Time
Reports To:Director of Operations and Education Advisor

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      Anishinaabeg of Kabapikotawangag Resource Council
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      Kenora, ON P9N 3X4
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