Department: Education
Job Type: School Year Contract(s)
Location: Birch Narrows Dene Nation

Grade 5 Teacher – 2024-25 School Year

 Employment Opportunity

Birch Narrows Dene Community School is seeking applications to fill the position of Grade 5 Teacher for the 2024-25 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.
  • 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: [email protected]

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

 

For more information, please contact Karen Sylvestre, BNDCS Principal @ (306) 894-2077 or visit our website at www.mltc.net

Deadline:  Friday, May 24th, 2024

 

MLTC sincerely appreciates and thanks all individuals for their applications,

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

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