Sewing Program Coordinator 

September 12, 2023:  Isaruit is presently waiting for funding to arrive later this fall,  in order to be able to hire for this position. Please send a note to the Centre Coordinator at if you intend to apply for the position of Sewing Programs Coordinator when it opens. We will send you an email when the position re-opens! Qujannamiik!

Role: Coordinating sewing spaces, supplies and sessions.


  • Helping set up sewing rooms;
  • Working collaboratively with other sewing staff to coordinate sewing project sessions;
  • Supporting and scheduling sewing instructors and other workers
  • Ordering, organizing and storing supplies and sewing creations
  • Being trained in sewing machine maintenance and sewing program development
  • Managing Isaruit’s Sewing Pattern collection
  • Visioning and planning sewing programs with Isaruit Board and staff

Good written and verbal English skills; Good verbal and written Inuktitut skills (or a willingness to improve and extend basic Inuktitut listening skills); Knowledge of Inuit sewing patterns and traditions; Ability to work collaboratively with participants of all ages; Familiarity with Inuit Qaujimajatuqangit Principles; A great interest in Inuit arts in general.

Work expectations: Under the supervision of the Centre Coordinator work flexible hours, always with one other staff person, at the Isaruit main office, & Room #117 & Sewing Rooms #302 and #316, never at 815 St. Laurent Blvd. Isaruit is committed to providing a welcoming, safe, and non-violent working environment.