ᑐᙵᓱᒋᑦᓯ tunngasugitsi!

Welcome to the Inuuqatigiit Centre for Inuit Children, Youth and Families, home of the Early Learning programs Sivummut Head Start and Tumiralaat Child Care; Youth programs like Bridging the Gap, the Tukimut After-school; and the Inuktitut language program, Uqausivut. In partnership with parents and the community, the Inuuqatigiit fosters strong and proud Inuit children, youth and families.

Assistant, Presenter, Coordinator, Support Worker & Director

Looking for Inuit leadership in many positions. This is a great opportunity to take Inuuqatigiit into the future while supporting the vision and mandate of the agency. Start your journey by checking this site’s Job Posts. Pay attention to the application deadlines to ensure your chance for these employment opportunities. Applications’ deadline February 27-28, 2020.

Snacks and Warmth for Ottawamiut

Check out the listings below to find a list of City-wide “Get-Out-of-the-Cold” centres for some warmth and snacks. For further information from the City, dial 2-1-1.

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Bridging the Gap BTG

The popular BTG program provides informative classroom presentations teaching Inuit culture and history, and seeks to support Inuit students and parents by assisting teachers in meeting youths’ learning styles with confidence building and pathways to educational success. Would you like a presentation for your school or classroom? For more information, call Hazel. 613-744-3133 ext 214.

Early Childhood Supply Educators

Under the supervision of the Manager of Early Years, the Supply Educator delivers high quality and culturally based programming within a team of Early Childhood Educators. Get your up-to-date resume and cover letter ready. Start your journey by checking this site’s Job Posts.

Learn Inuit Culture Online!

Our Inuit Cultural Online Resource, also known as ICOR, is undergoing some site development. It provides a central resource location for learning about Canadian Inuit culture and traditions. Its purpose is to offer a way of learning about what it means to be Inuit, including some basic vocabulary. Videos are available through this website.

Inuit History Extract from National Inquiry’s Final Report

Twenty pages extracted from the comprehensive National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls that highlights the Inuit trauma resulting from colonial governments’ policies. This excerpt bears witness to the negative experiences of many Inuit.

Ikajurumagapta

We are looking for community members, elders and knowledge keepers to provide teachings, demonstrate traditional crafts, and mentor the services and programs of Inuuqatigiit. If you can spare some time to lead our programs into the future by developing strong and proud Inuit identities, please send us a message.
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