Indigenous Employment and Training Opportunities

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Indigenous Employment and Training Opportunities 

There are a variety of employment, internships and training opportunites available to Indigenous students each year.  Search our list of employment/co-op positions, and training opportunties by their application deadline.                                                                                                                                         

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Anne Ray Internships 

The School for Advanced Research, Indian Arts Rearch Centre (IARC) offers two-nine month internships (September 1-May 31) to individuals who are recent college graduates, current graduate students, or junior museum professionals interested in furthering their professional museum experience and enhancing their intellectual capacity for contributing to the expanding field and discourse of museum studies. One internship is open to an Indigenous individual from the U.S. or Canada, and one internship is open to any U.S. or Canadian citizen meeting the application requirements.   

Location: Santa Fe, New Mexico

Deadline to Apply: March 1, 2020 

Waterloo Indigenous Student Centre Manager 

The Waterloo Indigenous Student Centre Manager is accountable for a range of student advising and support, event planning, and program delivery duties related to Indigenous initatives administered by St.Paul's University College for the University of Waterloo community.  

Location: Waterloo

Deadline to Apply: March 8,2020

Indigenous Artist in Residence in Studio Art

The University of Guelph is requesting applications from professional artists for the Indigenous Artist-in-Residence program.  This is an opportunity for a First Nations, Inuit, Métis, Native American, Alaskan Native or Native Hawaiian artist to develop artwork, engage with the university community and the residents of Guelph and region throughout the duration of the residency.  

Location: Guelph

Deadline to Apply: March 15, 2020

Summer Youth Program Faciliator 

The Métis Nation of Ontario is seeking an enthusiastic and responsible Métis youth to fill the the postitions of Summer Youth Program Faciliators.  

Location: Various Ontario Locations

Deadline: March 16,2020 

Halton Youth Initative-Student Support Assistant 

The summer student will support the Halton Youth Intitative and OKN Indigenous Reconciliation Initative.  This role has opportunities to work directly with young people and the community; leading meetings and activities, role modeling and public speaking. 

Location: Halton Region 

Deadline: March 20, 2020


Indigenous Children and Family Outreach Program Worker 

The Outreach Program Worker will be responsible for the development and implementation of an Indigenous Outreach Program for Children and Families, in collobration with the Region of Peel. 

Location: Mississauga 

Deadline: Until position is filled.  Position starts ASAP