Career Opportunities
Grade K/1, 2/3, 6/7/8
Job Code: 2666314
Kaska/Dene/Tahltan/Tagish/Inland Tlingit/Tsek’ene
Closing Date: Ongoing
  Posted on: Jan 27, 2020 
Job Type:
Full Time
Job Category:
Teachers, Principals & Superintendents
Openings: 3
Mandatory Document:
Cover Letter
Certificates & Diplomas
Teaching Qualifications/Licenses
Reference Letter(s)
Criminal Background Check (VSS)
Klappan Independent Day School
Start Date:  Aug 26, 2019
End Date:  2019/06/30
Salary:  At par with SD#87
Job Description & Requirements

The school is located in the Tahltan community of Iskut, BC. We have high expectations of our applicants and high expectations of our students.

The successful applicant will:

  • Be a great communicator who perseveres when faced with challenges
  • Work well with people and have the ability to develop positive relationships with students, parents and colleagues
  • Possess solid instructional skills and be capable of delivering BC Ministry of Education curriculum in a culturally responsive manner
  • Be student focused and assess student learning
  • Have a classroom that is dynamic and engaging for students where they learn as proud Tahltan children; building their confidence and expertise in a variety of ways
  • See and conduct themselves as a professional at all times and be a capable problem solver
  • Provide supervision and classroom management
  • Provide direction to the classroom Learning Assistant
  • Modify and adapt programs according to student learning needs


The successful applicant must:

  • Be certified by the British Columbia Teacher Regulation Branch


At Klappan Independent School, our focus is our students.  We support our teachers, who are a powerful influence on student achievement.  We believe that it takes a village to raise a child and that our teachers are critical people in the lives of our children.  We provide teachers with powerful professional growth opportunities.

Please forward your application package to Jolene Hawkins, Education Manager

Open until filled

Kaska/Dene/Tahltan/Tagish/Inland Tlingit/Tsek’ene does not accept online applications through for Teacher applicants.

Please visit their website for more information on how to apply.