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About Working at Northlands College

Northlands College offers the opportunity to bring the gift of education to eager students in one of the most beautiful regions in Canada. We are a mid-sized college with many unique and engaging programs, small class sizes and a strong sense of community. Instructors teach courses ranging from adult education to first year university, technical courses and skill training. You will help prepare students for new careers and new experiences.

Northlands College is a leading employer in Northern Saskatchewan for both instructional and non-instructional jobs and careers. We have campuses in various communities across the north and have built strong partnerships with agencies and institutions so that we can provide well-rounded programs and courses.

Northlands College has...
  • • A Saskatchewan Human Rights Commission approved employment equity plan
  • • An Employee Family Assistance Program
  • • An employee benefits package, which includes:
  •    - competitive salaries
  •    - progressive education leave
  •    - professional development
  •    - a full range of extended health benefits

Northlands College Salaries are in accordance with the Collective Bargaining Agreement between Northlands College and the Saskatchewan Government and General Employee's Union (SGEU). For more information on salaries, click here to download the latest SGEU Collective Agreement.

Instructional      Non-Instructional

Job Postings

President & CEO - Air Ronge, Saskatchewan
Posted on: May 15, 2019
Competition #NLC-18-116

The President & CEO is accountable to the Board of Directors for the operation of the College. In so doing, the President & CEO provides executive leadership to college staff to ensure the College is successful in meeting the needs of northern Saskatchewan.
The President & CEO is accountable for:
·       Creating a work environment that is conducive to effective team/individual performance necessary to support the development and delivery of high-quality, sustainable educational programs and services.
·        Directing the development of the College’s strategic plan for approval by the Board of Directors, including the identification of annual educational and operational goals required to achieve the strategic plan.
·       Developing and optimizing strategic linkages and partnerships with federal and provincial government departments, communities, education institutions, aboriginal authorities, industry, and all primary labour market sectors.
·       Managing change effectively and positively.

Required competencies:
·      A graduate degree in educational administration or the equivalent in education, training and experience.
·      A proven leader with an ability to synthesize and communicate a vision developed through consultative processes.
·      Proven experience in building positive working relationships with students, board and staff.
·      A successful record of developed effective relationships with business, industry, local and provincial governments, community organizations, and aboriginal authorities.  
·      A proven, well-rounded leadership style and management background.
·      Politically astute with the ability to build respect and understanding of public post-secondary policy and plans.
·      Able to build staff and student morale and enhance organization unity across a large geographical region.

For a copy of the Opportunity Profile for this position please visit or click here.

The closing date for applications for this position is 5:00 p.m. on June 7, 2019.  For more information on this opportunity, or to apply, please contact:
Erin Gordon, Human Resources Manager


Saskatchewan College
Contact Us.
Head Office

Box 1000
Air Ronge, SK
S0J 3G0

Phone: (306) 425-4480
Toll Free: 1-888-311-1185
Fax: (306) 425-3002
La Ronge Campus
(Central Region)

Box 509
La Ronge, SK
S0J 1L0

Phone: (306) 425-4353
Fax: (306) 425-2696
Buffalo Narrows Campus
(Western Region)

Box 190
Buffalo Narrows, SK
S0M 0J0

Phone: (306) 235-1765
Fax: (306) 235-4346
Creighton Campus
(Eastern Region)

Box 400
Creighton, SK
S0P 0A0

Phone: (306) 688-8838
Fax: (306) 688-7710
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