Purpose of the Position:
This position focuses on family literacy development and entails working closely with community groups to identify family literacy needs, build local skills, provide relevant resources and tools and provide ongoing support.
The NWT Literacy Council is a not-for-profit organization with a mandate to promote and support literacy development in all the official languages of the NWT. One of the key roles of the NWT Literacy Council is to provide support to build community capacity to deliver and sustain local literacy programs and services. The principles of community development and local ownership that reflect the literacy needs of the community guide our services.
Research and plan the development of family literacy projects
Develop and deliver training to support literacy development
Develop resources that are relevant and meaningful to people in the NWT
Promote and share information on literacy and the NWT Literacy Council
Provide support to community-based literacy programs
Demonstrate accountability for responsibilities
Skills and abilities
Education and Experience
Position of Trust
This is a position of trust. The successful candidate must pass a Criminal Record Check.