Kwanlin Dün Cultural Centre

Whitehorse, Yukon

Cultural Director

Employment Status: Full-Time Permanent

Salary: $70,000-$85,000 with benefits after 3 months of employment.

Join an amazing First Nations cultural organization with a gifted, committed team of people at the beautiful Kwanlin Dün Cultural Centre in Whitehorse YT! We are looking for a visionary and committed First Nations leader to head up our Culture and Heritage team. KDCC is a culturally vibrant organization in a strong financial position. 

We have recently completed our Strategic Plan that focuses on deepening our cultural mandate, becoming a Kwanlin Dün cultural knowledge keeper, and engaging First Nations youth in their culture.

Reporting to the Executive Director and attending Governance Council meetings, the KDCC Cultural Director is an influential Indigenous cultural leader promoting KDCS’s First Nations cultural mission, voice, and engagement within the KDFN, the community at large, Yukon Territory and national colleagues and organizations, and within KDCS with colleagues and visitors.

Candidates are encouraged to read the Kwanlin Dün Cultural Centre’s strategic plan here.

Kwanlin Dün Cultural Society’s Human Resources Preferential Hire Policy will be in affect. We thank all those who apply but only those considered will be contacted.

Please provide a Resume with Cover Letter to Tricia Baldwin, Executive Director: edirector@kdcc.ca

Please review the full Job Description available below when responding to this posting.

Job Description Cultural Director

Cultural Ambassador

Employment Status: Seasonal Youth Position for 12 weeks at 37.5 hours/week

Salary: $21/hour

Reporting to the Cultural Director, the Cultural Ambassador will assist in the coordination of cultural programming at the KDCC.  Programming includes the KDCC’s annual Shakaat Artist Residency, coordination of summer programming, exhibitions, seasonal art workshops and other special events.

The Cultural Amabassador will deliver of interpretive programming and guided tours of the KDCC to visitors and tourists including various educational groups and the general public. By developing, adapting, and delivering interpretive programming, this position promotes local culture and heritage knowledge and fosters relationships with clients and community members.

This position will also be involved in the management of the KDCC’s social media channels and will assist with the management of the KDCC’s art collection.

Kwanlin Dün Cultural Society’s Human Resources Preferential Hire Policy will be in affect. We thank all those who apply but only those considered will be contacted.

Please provide a Resume with Cover Letter to Hannah Tolman at collections@kdcc.ca

Please review the full Job Description available below when responding to this posting.

Job Description Cultural Ambassador