BLSD Trustee

Do you want to serve your community?
Do you have a passion for Public Education?

Consider submitting your name for a vacant trustee seat
within Border Land School Division.


Border Land School Division is looking to fill two vacant seats at the Board table.  Ward 2 (Vita, Stuartburn, Sundown Area) and Ward 7 (Altona, Gnadenfeld, Neubergthal area) require representation.  Interested applicants must own property within the division and required signatures must be from eligible voters from the ward you wish to represent.

To be eligible for a trustee seat, you must be a Canadian Citizen over the age of 18 and are not disqualified from holding office under The Municipal Council and School Boards Election Act.

If you are interested in serving for a 4-year term, fall 2022-2026, please consider submitting your application.


Applications to include:

  • Expression of Interest - please include in your letter:
    • Why you would like to serve as a Public-School Board Trustee.
    • What you believe you can bring to the board table.
  • Personal Biography - to provide the current trustees with information about who you are
  • Signatures from eligible voters in the ward you wish to serve - contact Ms. Rachel Geirnaert at 204-324-6491 to receive your signature form.
    • Ward 2 requires 10 signatures
    • Ward 7 requires 25 signatures  

Please submit in confidence to:

Ms. Rachel Geirnaert

BLSD Secretary Treasurer

Border Land School Division

120 9th Street NW

Altona, MB

R0G 0B1

Closing Date:  Wednesday, December 7, 2022 at 12 pm (noon)

Employment is contingent upon the provision of clear Criminal Record and Child Abuse Registry checks.

PDF Version:  Call for the position of BLSD Trustee

Border Land School Division

Border Land School Division acknowledges that the communities and schools located within Border Land School Division sit on Treaty 1 and Treaty 3 land, the original lands of the Anishinaabe peoples and on the homeland of the Métis Nation.

Border Land School Division respects the treaties that were made on these treaty areas and we dedicate ourselves to moving forward in partnership with our Indigenous communities in a spirit of truth, reconciliation and collaboration.