Department: Education
Job Type: School Year Contract(s)
Location: Flying Dust Reserve

Education Assistant

Employment Opportunities

Kopahawakenum Community School is seeking highly motivated and dedicated individual to fill a position of Education Assistant for the 2022-23 school year.  The school is located on the Flying Dust First Nation on the northeast side of the City of Meadow Lake, Saskatchewan. The Kopahawakenum Community School offers a complete, modern educational program from Kindergarten to Grade 8.  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.

The beautifully designed school hosts a pre-kindergarten program to grade 8.  The school has created a welcoming environment for learning and provides ample opportunities for the students.  Kopahawakenum Community School promotes a strong balanced literacy program while incorporating language and culture into their school identity.


  • Early Childhood Education Diploma/Certificate; or Grade 12 Diploma with experience will be considered.
  • Familiarity with early childhood development/education: Saskatchewan’s Essential Learning Experiences, Kindergarten Curriculum, Early Years Evaluation, Early Childhood Development is considered an asset.
  • Demonstrated ability to interact effectively with children of all ages.
  • Strong communication skills to interact with children, parents/caregivers and educators.
  • Cognizant of and have working knowledge of Canada’s Indigenous Peoples and how 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 communication / teaching styles and curriculum as required for inclusion.
  • Committed to completing the school year.

Interested applicants are invited to submit: A letter of application; current resume stating qualifications and employment experience; copies of credentials; current RCMP Criminal Records / Vulnerable Sector Checks; a copy of a 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


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


For more information, please contact Elizabeth Read, MLTC Superintendent @ (306)288-7800 or Cheryl Derocher, KCS Principal @ (306)240-5881, or you can visit our website at


Deadline:  Friday, August 12th, 2022


MLTC sincerely appreciates and thanks all individuals for their applications,

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

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