Quesnel School District No. 28

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Leadership Opportunity: District Principal of Indigenous Education


The Quesnel School District invites applications from individuals who are seeking a challenging and rewarding educational leadership opportunity.  Collaboration, mentorship, wellness and professional growth are essential components of our work.   The start date for this position will be January 4, 2022.

Our District

Quesnel is located at the confluence of the Quesnel and Fraser Rivers, on the traditional territory of the Lhtako Dene Nation.  The District serves students from Lhtako, ?Esdilagh, Kluskus and Nazko First Nations as well as students from the Metis Nation.  Our student population is just under 3000 with a third of the students having Indigenous ancestry.  This position includes curricular and cultural leadership, community engagement, supervision of employees in the Indigenous Education Department and of a small rural school that serves the community of Nazko.

The Position

The District Principal of Indigenous Education reports directly to the Superintendent and provides leadership regarding the success of Indigenous learners and learning.  Key responsibilities include:

The preferred candidate will possess the following qualifications, experience and attributes:

Application packages, including a covering letter, a full resume, statement of philosophy of education, copies of degrees and transcripts, BC Teaching certificate, Teacher Qualification Service card and a minimum of three professional reference contacts are to be received on or before:


4:00 pm, Friday October 29, 2021 addressed to:

Perry Lofstrom, Director of Instruction – Human Resources

Email:  perrylofstrom@sd28.bc.ca