Assistant Deputy Minister,Curriculum

Ministry of Education. Edmonton, AB.

Closing Date October 22,2021 Location Edmonton, AB
Work Type Full time
Salary Range   Experience Level  - Job ID 18141
Job Description

About Us: 
The Government of Alberta is committed to a diverse and inclusive public service that reflects the population we serve to best meet the needs of Albertans. Consider joining a team where diversity, inclusion and innovation are valued and supported. For more information on diversity and inclusion, please visit: https://www.alberta.ca/diversity-inclusion-policy.aspx  

Alberta Education provides leadership, direction and oversight in the delivery of a student-centered education system that provides assurance to the public and promotes the success of children and students. We support students, parents, teachers and administrators from Early Childhood Services (ECS) through Grade 12.

For further information, visit the ministry website at www.alberta.ca/education

Role:
Reporting to the Deputy Minister, your progressive leadership and strategic oversight will shape and enable renewal in the development and continuous improvement of provincial curriculum in all subject areas, supported by quality learning and teaching resources in English and French for Alberta’s kindergarten to grade 12 (K-12) education system. Key accountabilities of this role include implementation of new provincial curriculum for all grades and subjects, engaging effectively with stakeholders and the public to ensure Alberta’s students have a world class curriculum to prepare them for a successful future. Additionally, your team will lead innovative approaches to working with curriculum through digital platforms and applications to support students and teachers in engaging with curriculum and support resources.  

Notes: 
Final candidates will be required to undergo a security screening.  

Links and information on what the GoA has to offer:
Working for the Alberta Public Service – https://www.alberta.ca/advantages-working-for-alberta-public-service.aspx

Pension plans: 
Management Employees Pension Plan (MEPP) – https://www.mepp.ca   
Leadership and mentorship programs
Professional learning and development