This resource, Employment Toolkit for First Nations Schools, is intended to provide suggestions for defining employment needs, recruiting new employees, and employment practices for staff that are hired. It includes ideas and suggestions for First Nations schools in BC regarding their personnel practices. The Toolkit includes a general discussion of a variety of topics and issues, as well as sample forms and letters.

In all cases, the samples are intended as ideas and suggestions, and they can and should be adapted and changed to reflect the unique circumstances of each school.

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This 2020 edition represents a significantly updated version of a document originally published in 1997, and subsequently updated in 2006 and 2013.

Major topics include:
Recruitment and Hiring
Defining the Job Requirements
Implementing the Hiring Process
Following the Interviews
Supporting Employees
Dealing with Concerns
Relevant Legislation

As with all FNESC and FNSA materials, comments and feedback on this resource are welcome, as we are committed to continually reviewing and improv