Regional Superintendent North Slave - Amended

Job Summary

Location: Yellowknife
Department: Education, Culture and Employment
Job ID: 19236
Salary: $120,822 - $172,595
Employment Type: Full-Time, Temporary
Closing Date: Oct 27, 2020

Department Information

The Department of Education, Culture and Employment (ECE) provides the residents of the Northwest Territories with access to quality programs, services and support to assist them in making informed and productive choices for themselves and their families with regard to education, training, careers, employment and labour, child development, languages, culture and heritage.

Job Information

Reporting to the Assistant Deputy Minister, Labour and Income Security, the Regional Superintendent directs the planning, delivery and management of a broad range of employment, social, and educational programs and services for its clients through the Education, Culture and Employment Service Centres and community offices. The programs and services provided include Income Security, Career Development, Apprenticeship and Early Learning and Child Care.

The Incumbent is responsible for ensuring that high quality programs and services are delivered in an effective, efficient and financially accountable manner that supports the Department's and the Legislative Assembly's priorities and mandate. This position provides leadership to the region and to the department as a member of the Executive Management Committee.

Typically, the qualifications would be attained by a Bachelor Degree in Social Sciences, Public Administration or a related field; five years of management experience in a program delivery environment, which includes planning and development, team management, leadership, communication, supervision and financial management; and one year of experience in the development of policy and/or programs.


GNWT Inquiries

Inquiries Only:

Department of Finance
Government of the Northwest Territories
Tel (867) 767-9154 Extension 14106
Fax (867) 873-0445

Note: If you do not receive electronic notification confirming receipt of your application, please follow up via telephone.

Limited Competition

This Job Opening is limited to employees with the GNWT/WSCC in indeterminate and term positions.

More Information

Job Opening Information

Job Opening ID # 19236         

Closing Date: October 27, 2020- 23:59, Mountain Time


Salary Information

The salary range for this position is from $61.96 per hour to $88.51 per hour (approximately $120, 822 to $172, 595 per annum) plus an annual Northern Allowance of $3,700.

Affirmative Action

Candidates must clearly identify their eligibility in order to receive priority consideration under the Affirmative Action Policy.

Criminal Records Check

Candidates must provide a satisfactory criminal record check. Failure to provide a satisfactory check may deem you disqualified from the competition.


Diversity and Inclusion

The Government of the Northwest Territories is an inclusive workplace.  If you have a disability and you require support during the hiring process, you are encouraged to identify your needs if you are contacted for an assignment or interview so that you may be accommodated during the hiring process.


Eligibility lists may be created from this competition to fill future term and indeterminate positions.


Equivalent combinations of education and experience will be considered.

Senior Management Occupation

This job opening is for a Senior Management Occupation.  Candidates must clearly identify their eligibility in order to receive priority consideration under the Affirmative Action Policy.

Term Position

This job opening is for a two year term.

Transfer Assignments

Transfer Assignments may be considered.