Working at Sealaska Heritage
Sealaska Heritage is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate in employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, marital status, changes in marital status, pregnancy, and parenthood. As an Alaskan Native owned employer, we recognize and support shareholder hire in accordance to the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act (ANCSA) law; therefore, when two candidates are equal qualifications the shareholder will get preference. The best-qualified applicant is our focus when a hiring decision is made.
Sealaska Heritage is seeking a distribution assistant to work in its Education Department to provide logistical support to its Baby Raven Reads team in managing distribution of books and to provide administrative support. Please send resume and cover letter or inquiries to email@example.com or apply through www.sealaska.com “careers” link. (Job Description)
SHI is recruiting for an education director who will be responsible for comprehensive management of Sealaska Heritage Institute’s education programs and curriculum development projects responding to the needs of Alaskan Native students. This includes the Language Program in conformance with established policies and guidelines. Please send resume and cover letter or inquiries to firstname.lastname@example.org or apply through www.sealaska.com “careers” link. (Job Description)
Retail Sales Associate
SHI is seeking a part-time retail sales associate to work at the Sealaska Heritage Store in Juneau. Associates are responsible for maintaining a high level of customer service for visitors. The position provides retail services for the Sealaska Heritage Store by greeting customers, generating sales, merchandising, developing product knowledge, and following store processes and procedures. Please send resume and cover letter or inquiries to email@example.com or apply through www.sealaska.com “careers” link. (Job Description)
Requests for Proposals (RFPs) and Contractors
Sealaska Heritage and the Juneau School District have partnered to offer Northwest Coast art (NWC) opportunities to high school students. We are looking for interested artists to add to a teaching artist roster, which will be used by educators seeking specialists to join their classrooms. These opportunities could be one class, semester long or whatever fits best for the teacher and artist. Artists will be paid an hourly rate based on teaching artist experience.
Your application will be reviewed for approval. If approved, your name and information about the art forms you teach will be added to an online teaching artist roster of NWC Native artists. You will then be contacted when a teacher is looking for assistance in their classroom.