June 8, 2020


Qaggiavuut is seeking candidates for fulltime senior directors who will lead the growth of our exciting Nunavut performing arts organization!

Qaggiavuut is guided by principles of decolonization, Inuit culture and language, inclusivity, diversity, healing and wellness.

Hiring priority is Inuit from Inuit Nunangat

Our Mission:

  • Qaggiavuut works to strengthen and support Nunavut performing artists with a focus on Inuit
  • We advocate for the Qaggiq, a Nunavut performing arts and cultural learning hub
  • We deliver programs that help Inuit performing artists reach their potential

Qaggiavuut is a non-profit, charitable society governed by an elected Board of Directors.

  • One-year terms starting July, 2020 with possibility of extension
  • Salary is commensurate with experience.
  • The positions include paid leave and benefits.
  • No relocation or accommodations are provided.

A team of 4 Senior Directors (Executive Director, Director of Artistic Creation, Director of Qaggiq School of Performing Arts and Qaggiq Hub Director) work in a coordinated, collaborative way to integrate the performing arts, Inuit culture and Inuit Qaujimajatuqangit.


Executive Director

The Qaggiavuut Executive Director is responsible for the strategic, legal and financial management of the Qaggiavuut Society.

Detailed Job Description: (Link)

Mentorship: This position includes a mentorship plan.


Qaggiq School Director

The Qaggiq School Director is responsible for the delivery of artist training and the management of the Qaggiq School of Performing Art.

Detailed Job Description: (Link)

This position includes a mentorship plan.

Qaggiq Hub Director

The Qaggiq Hub Director is responsible for managing all aspects of building the Qaggiq: Inuit Performing Arts and Cultural Learning Hub in Nunavut.

Detailed Job Description: (Link)

This position includes a mentorship plan.

Apply by July 10, 2020


Please email a Cover Letter with the position title and Resume to: Qaggiavuut Iqqanaijaat - iqqanaijaat@qaggiavuut.com