Career Opportunities
Elementary School Teacher
Job Code: 2782109
Closing Date: Ongoing
  Posted on: Feb 10, 2020 
Job Type:
Full Time
Contract / term
Job Category:
Teachers, Principals & Superintendents
Openings: 1
Mandatory Document:
Cover Letter
Teaching Qualifications/Licenses
Criminal Background Check (VSS)
T`lisalagi`lakw Band School
Start Date:  Immediately
End Date:  2020/06/26
Salary:  tbd
Job Description & Requirements

We are accepting applications for the term position (up to and including June 26, 2020) of Elementary School Teacher at T’lisalagi’lakw School. We are a First Nations operated Group Two Independent school with Grades K-7 full days. If you are seeking an opportunity in an idyllic setting with a relatively low teacher to student ratio, ‘Namgis First Nation offers a competitive salary, pension, health and dental plans.  The staff contingent includes the Principal, Vice-Principal, teachers, education assistants, cultural workers and support staff.


Job Responsibilities

  • Provide inquiry based, problem solving based and project based learning opportunities
  • Utilize academic programs including Reading Mastery, Corrective Reading, Nelson Literacy and Saxon Math
  • Prepare and deliver long term, monthly and daily lesson plan activities
  • Develop and oversee individual learning plans for each student as required
  • Ensure that students’ overall needs for achieving success are met
  • Collaborate with Education Assistants and Cultural Workers regularly and as required
  • Enforce the school discipline policy
  • Participate as a member of the school supervisory and extra-curricular teams
  • Provide written student evaluation reports and attend parent-teacher conferences
  • Ensure that accurate and complete student records are maintained
  • Develop and maintain positive relationships with parents


Job Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Education
  • Member in good standing with the BC College of Teachers
  • 2 years’ teaching in a First Nations environment preferred
  • Satisfactory criminal records and vulnerable sector search

Kwakwaka’wakw/Heiltsuk/Nuxalk/Oweekeno does not accept online applications through for Teacher applicants.

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