The First Nations Technology Council has an exciting opportunity for a trained and innovative Online Instructional Designer. Reporting directly to and working closely with the Manager, Curriculum, the Online Instructional Designer will have the opportunity to help create a first of its kind MOOC (Massive Open Online Course) for Indigenous learners in technology and innovation in Canada.
This position is envisioned as an 8 week contract position for the development of a MOOC based on the revision of six current online modules in our Foundations in Innovation and Technology Program.
The successful applicant will have demonstrated experience and success in the development of MOOCs, and an interest in working in Indigneous Education to advance digital and connected technologies training for Indigneous people.
Previous experience working in Indigneous education or with Indigenous organizations or communities is considered an asset.
About the First Nations Technology Council
The First Nations Technology Council is an Indigenous-led organization that serves all 203 First Nations communities across British Columbia, working to ensure that Indigenous peoples have full and equitable access to the tools, training and support to maximize the opportunities presented by technology and innovation. The Technology Council sees the strengthening of local Indigenous economies and the empowering of Indigenous innovators as contributing to Indigenous self-determination and nationhood.
About the Role
We are an Indigenous organization whose mandate is to promote opportunities for Indigenous people. We encourage applications from qualified First Nations, Inuit and Métis people. We also welcome other candidates who possess a high level of cultural competence and understanding of indigenous experience, communities, and issues. Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.