High School English Teacher – Birch Narrows Dene Community School

High School English Teacher

 Employment Opportunity

Birch Narrows Dene Community School is seeking applications to fill the position of High School English Teacher for the 2021-22 school year. Birch Narrows Dene Nation is a community of approximately 750-800 people situated in beautiful Northern Saskatchewan. The school accommodates students from Grades N-12. The school features a gym with change rooms, a multi-purpose room, a library, a home economics room, PAA room, science and computer labs, and several resource areas.

BNDCS is proud to establish a community of learners through positive relationships which promote Dene/Cree/Michif cultures, languages, and traditional knowledge. The school has a cabin and offers Land-Based education, which incorporates a holistic approach to bridging Indigenous ways of knowing and academics to prepare students to succeed in the education system.

Qualifications: 

  • Bachelor of Education degree or higher from an accredited institution; Eligible for a Saskatchewan Professional “A” or Provisional Professional “A” teaching certificate.
  • Have a working knowledge of Canada’s Indigenous Peoples and to integrate their culture, values and history into the curriculum.
  • Have high standards and expectations for academic achievement, especially in the areas of literacy and numeracy.
  • Have excellent classroom management skills, and able to utilize and demonstrate positive classroom/behavior management strategies.
  • Accommodate and include special needs children by adjusting teaching styles and curriculum as required for inclusion.
  • Committed to completing the school year.
  • We offer our employees: STF Provincial Salary Grid; Northern Allowance; Comprehensive Benefits Package & Pension Plan including CPP; with a signing bonus; and Professional Development/Workshops.

Interested applicants are invited to submit: A letter of application; resume stating qualifications and employment history; copies of credentials; current RCMP Criminal Records /Vulnerable Sector Checks; a copy of valid driver’s license; and a list of three (3) current professional supervisory references to:

Human Resources Department

8003 Flying Dust First Nation

Meadow Lake, SK     S9X 1T8

Email: hrdepartment@mltc.net

Phone: (306) 236-5654  Fax: (306) 236-1357

 For more information, please contact Elizabeth Read, Superintendent of Education @ (306)288-7800, or visit our website at www.mltc.net

Extended Deadline:  Monday, August 9, 2021

 MLTC sincerely appreciates and thanks all individuals for their applications,

however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.