(LLRC) Cree Language Teacher

Department: Education
Job Type: Full Time
Location: Meadow Lake



Employment Opportunity

Kopahawakenum Community School is seeking a highly motivated and dedicated individual to fill the position of LLRC Teacher for the 2023-24 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.


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.

  • Able to attain and maintain a valid Criminal Record Check and Vulnerable Sector
  • Holds a valid driver’s
  • Ability to speak and understand Cree is a preferred.
  • Experience teaching in a First Nations context and implementing land-based education practices will be considered an
  • 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; Comprehensive Benefits Package & Pension Plan including CPP.


Interested applicants are invited to submit: A letter of application; current resume stating qualifications and employment history; copies of credentials; current RCMP Security Clearance/Vulnerable Sector Check; 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 Cheryl Derocher, Principal @ (306) 236-9513, or visit our website at www.mltc.net

Deadline to apply:  Friday, March 15, 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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