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Colaisde na Gàidhlig | The Gaelic College is hiring participants to be employed on a woodwork project. This involves bedrooms at Beinn Mhàbu (Mabou, Inverness County) and Colaisde na Gàidhlig. (St. Ann’s, Victoria County)

  • Primary focus of the project is to construct 50 beds (queen and double size frames) The frames will be built from scratch with wood purchased by the College. Participants will cut wood, stain beds, construct and install.
  • Participants will also install mirrors in each room, hooks for hanging clothing/towels, and repair/stain closets (32) at Beinn Mhàbu.
  • 2 participants will work out of Beinn Mhàbu at 32 MacDonald Road, Mabou.
  • 1 Participant will work out of St. Ann’s, Victoria County at The Gaelic College.
  • Hours will be from 8am- 4pm with standard breaks (morning/lunch/afternoon). This may vary from time to time.
  • Supervision and safety overview will be conducted by Lenny Beaton, Director of Maintenance at Beinn Mhàbu and Michael Cavanaugh, Director of Maintenance at St. Ann’s.
  • Gaelic cultural appreciation and Gaelic language are considered assets for all positions at Colaisde na Gàidhlig and Beinn Mhàbu.

Applications are now being accepted.  It is expected that the Job Creation Partnership Project (JCP) will last upwards to 20 weeks.

Please send your resume to

Eligibility for the JCP: Participants must be unemployed at this time. The participant must have had an EI claim that ended in the last 60 months or was on CERB. Wages are paid as per the Job Creation Partnership (JCP) Program guidelines. Hours accumulated during the JCP are non-insurable.