Academic Chairperson, Early Learning & Education


Academic Chairperson, Early Learning & Education

School of Health & Human Services

Brandon, Manitoba

Full-Time, Regular

Competition #58-20/21

Salary: $88,853.63 to $113,421.84 (annual)


Assiniboine Community College (ACC) strives to create exceptional learning experiences for our students while strengthening Manitoba through applied education and research. We are looking for an experienced leader to lead our Early Childhood Education, Education Assistant and Child Development Worker team.

Be Passionate.

With a focus on exceptional learning experiences, the Chairperson is responsible for the programs’ day-to-day operations including: hiring, managing and developing faculty and staff; program development and review; capital planning and budgeting; and ensuring program quality and growth. In addition to the day-to-day operations on campus, the Chairperson will oversee development and delivery of Early Childhood Education, Early Childhood Program Management, Education Assistant and Child Development Worker programming, on-campus, through distance education, contract training and community partnerships, while ensuring industry standards and provincial needs are met.

Take Initiative.

The Chairperson – Early Childhood Education (ECE) is a member of ACC’s management team, accountable for providing academic and administrative leadership, supervision, and direction to support staff and faculty. The ECE program is offered in several communities throughout Manitoba and is a contributor to strengthening our Indigenous communities through education. You will have the experience and the political acumen for doing business with Indigenous (First Nation, Metis and Inuit) communities and for developing and maintaining strong professional networks within Manitoba and across the country.

Deliver Results.

The college is searching for a proven leader with experience working with partners and stakeholders who can spearhead the development of the portfolio. The ideal candidate has: a background in education and training; experience in at least one of the disciplines listed; creativity, innovativeness and a perspective for leadership in the development of faculty and students along with; appropriate academic credentials (Master’s degree preferred). Regular travel within Manitoba will be required.

This competition will remain open until filled.

Assiniboine Community College is committed to ensuring that its policies, practices, and systems are free of barriers, emphasize the value of diversity, and promote full participation to ensure dignity, respect, and equal access for all employees. Requests for accommodations can be made at any point during the recruitment process by contacting 204.725.8729 or

Assiniboine’s campuses are located on the traditional territories of Treaty No. 1 and Treaty No. 2, and the shared traditional lands of Cree, Oji-Cree, Dakota, Dene and Anishinabek/Ojibwe peoples, and the homeland of the Métis Nation.

If you are interested in this career opportunity, please forward your resume and cover letter to:

Assiniboine Community College

c/o Human Resources

1430 Victoria Avenue East, Brandon, Manitoba R7A 2A9

Fax 204.725.8736 or email

We thank you for your interest. Those selected for further consideration will be contacted.

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