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Post- Secondary Education Coordinator Full Time Permanent Position

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Peerless Trout First Nation is currently seeking an individual to fill the position of Post-Secondary Education Coordinator. Reporting directly to the Band Manager, the incumbent will be the lead person for the delivery of the Post-Secondary Education Program and will oversee and manage the processing of, recording, and delivery of the Post-Secondary program for Peerless Trout First Nation band members.


  • Meet with the Band Manager and Chief and Council to:
  • review PTFN’s needs for educational funds, and to provide recommendations for available funds use;
  • discuss and set annual educational fund priorities;
  • receive authorization on any changes to the Student Handbook and Funding Guidelines.
  • Coordinate and manage the Education Funding Application process;
  • Promotion of the opportunity for band members to access post-secondary education and the available funds;
  • Manage the financial processing, report review, and record keeping for the approved funds.


  • Grade 12 along with office experience in program delivery;
  • Computer skills (MS Office: Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint);
  • Certificate in teaching would be an asset;
  • The ability to: maintain confidentiality and be impartial, pay attention to detail, to present information in a simple understandable fashion;
  • Possession of a class 5 driver’s license and to provide a clear RCMP Police Information Check and a clear Child Welfare Record Check on an annual basis.


The incumbent:

  • Must be reliable and organized, assertive when required, and have excellent people skills;
  • Must be honest and trustworthy, be respectful, possess cultural awareness and sensitivity, be flexible in working to meet the needs of the program, and demonstrate a sound work ethic.

Please email all resumes and cover letters to: Resumes can also be dropped off at the Peerless Trout Administration Office.

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