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OPSEU/SEFPO Indigenous Circle Call for Representative in Region 3, 5 and 7

OPSEU/SEFPO Indigenous Circle Call for Representative in Region 3, 5 and 7

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The OPSEU/SEFPO Indigenous Circle invites OPSEU/SEFPO members who self-identify as Indigenous (First Nation, Metis or Inuit) to apply for a position on the OPSEU/SEFPO Indigenous Circle to fill vacancies in Regions 3, 5, and 7.

The role of the regional representative on the Indigenous Circle is to create and maintain networks within the region, to develop and promote programs, to encourage First Nation (Status or Non Status), Métis and Inuit members to participate in union activities and to increase the awareness and understanding of Indigenous issues throughout the OPSEU/SEFPO membership.

Application Process

Interested applicants shall submit a statement of interest that outlines:

  1. Who are you? Describe the traditions or culture you are from, (if known).
  2. How have you been involved in your community, union etc.?
  3. What strengths (personal, social, cultural) do you bring to the Indigenous Circle?
  4. Why do you want to be a Representative on the Indigenous Circle?

Selection Process

The Equity Unit will ensure an anonymous selection process.

The Indigenous Circle will select a new representative from Region 3, 5, and 7 based on the following considerations:

  • previous activist experience;
  • willingness to share cultural knowledge to the Indigenous Circle and OPSEU/SEFPO; and
  • openness to learning various Indigenous cultural activities.

Please forward completed statement of interest to the Equity Unit no later than 5:00 p.m. on Friday December 16, 2022.

If you have any difficulty reading the application, please contact equity@opseu.org

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You can also complete the statement of interest here: