Job title: School Council Liaison

Company: Government of Yukon

Job description: This competition is to fill 1 permanent position, working 75 hours biweekly.Living in Yukon Thriving in Life
Our goal is to support all learners in developing the essential skills, knowledge and personal qualities that they need to thrive in life.The Schools and Student Services branch is responsible for the implementation and development of various school and educational programs throughout the Yukon. This position acts as the central point of contact between the Department of Education and Yukon School Councils and related associations. This role is responsible for developing and supporting strong working relationships with these groups in order to build effective educational partnerships in Yukon school communities.Important application requirements
Please submit your resume clearly demonstrating how you meet each of the following qualifications. Emphasize how your work experiences and related duties align with the essential and asset qualifications listed below. Note that selection for further consideration is based solely on the information you provide in your resume.For more information on how to prepare and submit your resume visit this resource page onEssential Qualifications

  • Post-Secondary coursework in public administration, dispute resolution or a related program;
  • Experience working with and leading stakeholders with varying agendas, providing support and handling sensitive issues;
  • Considerable experience interpreting and applying legislation, policies and procedures;
  • Experience with leading and managing projects from inception to completion; and
  • Experience providing financial and administrative support.
  • Considerable experience working in a school environment will be considered an asset.

Candidates who have education, training, and/or experience equivalent to the essential qualifications listed above may be equally considered.Desired Knowledge, Skills and SuitabilityTo best support the achievement of key strategic and business objectives, candidates may be assessed on:

Fully Remote, Market Research, Paid Online Surveys
  • Modeling Interpersonal Skills and Personal Responsibility
  • Influencing Others
  • Taking Action and Achieving Results
  • Demonstrating Client Focus

Additional information
Conditions of Employment:

  • Security Clearance
  • Valid Class 5 license

Job Requirements:

  • This position works onsite in an office environment
  • Frequent travel in Whitehorse and across the territory
  • Frequent evening and weekend meetings

Contact details:
If you have any questions about this position, please contact: Alexis Miller, Schools and Student Services Advisor at
If you have questions about our recruitment process, please contact: Karizza Concepcion, Human Resources atWhat can we offer you?
We offer a competitive salary, a and the chance to immerse yourself in a team of experienced professionals.
We will work with you to develop a performance plan to help you meet your future aspirations, while also meeting branch priorities, as you continue to expand your skills.
You will love what the has to offer! If that’s not enough, we also offer a full , and .Eligibility List6 monthsPost Date13 May 2024Close Date27 May 2024Job Description

Location: Whitehorse, YT

Job date: Wed, 15 May 2024 04:31:27 GMT