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    New TEI Webinar Series Dates for Fall 2018

    The TRCM is happy to announce the Treaty Education Initiative (TEI) Webinar Series for Fall 2018. Please see the attachment for additional information, including how to apply.

     


    TRCM 2016-2017 Annual Report Now Available

    The TRCM 2016-2017 Annual Report has been released and is available for viewing. The report can be accessed here: 2016-2017 Annual Report

     


    TRCM Administrative Assistant Opportunity

    The TRCM currently has an opening for an Administrative Assistant. More information – including how to apply – can be found below. The deadline for applications is Sept. 11 at 4:00 pm.

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     


    Northern Summer Institute 2018

    WE DO APOLOGIZE BUT THIS SESSION HAS BEEN POSTPONED – FUTURE TRAINING DATES WILL BE POSTED WHEN CONFIRMED – THANK YOU ALL THAT REGISTERED.

    Northern Summer Institute 2018 – August 21, 22, & 23, 2018

     

     


    Attend the Nibi (Water) Gathering from May 24-27, 2018

    A Nibi (Water) Gathering will be held from May 24-27, 2017 at the Wiigwam Teaching Lodge in Whiteshell Provincial Park. All are welcome to attend. RSVP to nibigathering2018@gmail.com.

     


    We’re Hiring!

    We currently have an opening for a Speakers Bureau and Outreach Coordinator.

    The Treaty Relations Commission of Manitoba (TRCM) Speakers’ Bureau and Outreach Coordinator assists in the overall coordination of the Speakers’ Bureau activities; develops and implements community research strategies; develops and maintains intergovernmental and public communications activities; and provides support services for research, reporting and special events as necessary.

    Working Relationships:

    The Speakers Bureau and Outreach Coordinator will report directly to the TRCM Operations Manager.  The Speakers Bureau and Outreach Coordinator will work closely with the TRCM team in achieving its goals and objectives.

    Function:

    The TRCM Speakers Bureau and Outreach Coordinator will be responsible for:

    • Coordinating all Speakers’ Bureau and Community Outreach activities and events;
    • Developing, implementing, coordinating, monitoring and evaluating a TRCM Community Outreach Strategy;
    • Assisting with the TRCM education strategy, activities and publications;
    • Collaborating with TRCM team and partners in the planning and implementation of independent research projects;
    • Fostering effective working relationships with First Nations communities and organizations, all levels of government, and public and private sector organizations;
    • Developing consultative networks with various federal, provincial, and First Nations governments and maintaining open lines of communication for dissemination of information among TRCM partners;
    • Participating in committees, working groups and community events as requested;
    • Representing the TRCM at public relations events and community activities, including public speaking;
    • Responding to public inquiries and disseminating information to federal, provincial, First Nation and municipal government departments, and the general-public;
    • Developing, facilitating, and/or assisting in research for the purpose of producing research reports, briefing notes, discussion papers, project and budget proposals, and work plans;
    • Monitoring, evaluating and providing regular reports on project and program activities;
    • Analyzing, synthesizing and summarizing material and data for presentation to senior management; and
    • Other duties as assigned.

    QUALIFICATIONS:

    • Certificate or university degree in Social Sciences or related field with administration and social science research, and/or a combination of equivalent education and a minimum of three years related experience;
    • Experience working in/with an Aboriginal community or organization;
    • In depth knowledge of Manitoba Treaties;
    • In depth knowledge of First Nations aspirations, values, culture, issues and concerns;
    • Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, Access, audio & digital recording technologies and multi-media software programs;
    • Experience in applied research, data base management and cataloging;
    • Demonstrated excellence relating to interpersonal, organizational, analytical, presentation, and time management skills including written and verbal communications;
    • Ability to work both independently and in a team setting, especially under deadlines;
    • A valid driver’s license, the use of a personal vehicle, the ability and willingness to travel and work outside regular office hours as required; and
    • Ability to speak, read and write in a First Nation language regional to Manitoba is desired.

    SALARY RANGE:  Commensurate with experience and education.

    Closing Date: March 31, 2018 at 4:00 p.m.  No applications will be accepted after this deadline. 

    Please submit your cover letter and resume with three letters of reference to:

    Attention: Jaime Wolfe, Operations Manager
    Treaty Relations Commission of Manitoba
    400-175 Hargrave St., Winnipeg, MB. R3C 3R8
    Fax: (204) 777-1874

    Your cover letter and resume must clearly demonstrate that you meet all the requirements.  No phone calls please.  We thank all who apply and advise that only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.

    The closing date is March 31, 2018 at 4:00 p.m.  No applications will be accepted after this deadline. 

     


    Treaty Commissioner Visits Manitoba RCMP

    Treaty Commissioner Loretta Ross made a presentation to the RCMP on Treaties and the Treaty Relationship earlier today. The two officers in the photo with her are Sergeant Alex Bear and Corporal Lester V. Houle of the RCMP Aboriginal Policing Services, “D” Division.


    New Episode of Let’s Talk Treaty on February 21

    Tune in Wednesday afternoon at 12:30 pm for a new episode of Let’s Talk Treaty! This week, Treaty Commissioner Loretta Ross and guest Elder Fred Kelly will discuss the Anishinaabe in Treaty 3 on NCI FM – The Spirit of Manitoba. The episode will be rebroadcast on Sunday morning at 11:00 am.

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     



    New Episode of Let’s Talk Treaty! on February 7

    Tune in Wednesday, February 7 at 12:30 pm for a new episode of Let’s Talk Treaty! Treaty Commissioner Loretta Ross and guest Jarvis Brownlie will discuss Treaty 5 and the adhesions to Treaty 5 on NCI FM. The episode will be rebroadcast on Sunday morning at 11:00 am.

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     


    Manitoba Human Rights Awards Announces 2017 Recipients

    HUMAN RIGHTS COMMITMENT AWARD OF MANITOBA

    ALAYA MCIVOR

    The Human Rights Commitment Award recognizes a person or group who has made a significant contribution to the advancement of the rights of Manitobans, beyond the work they do in their paid job or position. Alaya works at the Assembly of Manitoba Chiefs and is currently on the Winnipeg Police Board. Alaya is an advocate for human rights MORE >