Mi’kmaw Language Teachers (part-time)


The School of Arts & Social Sciences at CBU invites applications for part-time Mi’kmaw Language Teachers.


  • Fluent in Mi’kmaq
  • Literate in Mi’kmaq using the Francis Smith Orthography
  • At least 3 years of experience teaching Mi’kmaq
  • Comfortable delivering courses through video conferencing
  • Available to deliver courses using technology on campus at CBU
  • B.Ed. or equivalent experience

The ideal applicant will have a B.Ed., but candidates who have excellent experience teaching Mi’kmaq should also apply. Previous teaching experience will be considered an asset.

Qualified candidates should send a letter of application quoting the reference number (MLT1704), a resume, and complete contact information of three references to the Human Resources Department. Review of applications will commence May 1, 2017, but applications will be accepted until positions are filled. Applicants who apply by email (pdf format preferred) will receive a return email confirming receipt.

Cape Breton University is strongly committed to fostering diversity within our community. We welcome those who would contribute to the further diversification of our staff, our faculty and its scholarship including, but not limited to, women, visible minorities, Aboriginal people, persons with disabilities, and persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity. Please note that all qualified candidates are encouraged to apply but applications from Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. CBU is open to part time and job share applications.

Cape Breton University

Human Resources Dept.

P.O. Box 5300, 1250 Grand Lake Road

Sydney, NS  B1P 6L2

Website:  www.cbu.ca/careers

email: humanresources@ns.aliantzinc.ca