Shop Trades & Middle School Math Teacher Dease Lake
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Job Code: 2880673 Closing Date: Ongoing
Employer: School District #87 (Stikine) Posted on: Sep 13, 2020
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Start Date:  Immediately
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Job Description & Requirements


P.O. BOX 190


Tel. (250) 771-4440

Fax (250) 771-4441


Competition # 20-20

Shop/Trades Teacher / Middle School Math

Full Time Continuing

Dease Lake School


Are you a qualified Teacher?  Would you like to live in a small community?  Teach in a school with small class sizes?  Would you like a change of scenery?  Does northern living interest you?  Do you like the outdoors?  What if you could go fishing, hiking, snowshoeing, canoeing, kayaking, snowmobiling, hunting, quadding, boating, skiing, mountain biking and more right from your doorstep?  If any of this, appeals to you then Dease Lake is the place for you.  The amazing region of the Stikine is a wilderness explorer’s paradise and an area with some of the most stunning natural beauty you will see anywhere.  Dease Lake offers a great family lifestyle with affordable living.  There are opportunities for spousal employment as well.  Dease Lake is home to the Tahltan First Nation so you will be immersed in First Nations culture and traditions.


School District No 87 offers the highest salaries in the province, a relocation allowance upon arrival followed with an additional amount at the end of 2 years, an isolation allowance, annual personal travel allowances for employee and dependents living with them, a substantial professional development package and an excellent benefit package(100% medical, extended health, dental and group health insurance).  We also supply modern teacher accommodation at a reasonable rent.  Please view our website at


Necessary Qualifications include:

  • recent successful teaching experience and/or training at the secondary level;
  • tech Education specialty (Metalwork and Woodwork);
  • recent successful experience teaching of Metalwork and Woodwork at the middle /secondary level;
  • willingness to teach other subjects as/when needed;
  • willingness to teach shop class within the applied design, skills & technology (ADST) framework.
  • education and experience teaching middle school programs


We welcome teachers who have:

  • the ability to work in a cross cultural setting,
  • the ability to connect with students in trusting and supportive ways, clarify problems and challenges, and restore harmony and respect,
  • a team player committed to the belief that all students can learn,


Dease Lake School offers a K-12 program to approximately 100 students.

This position will start on September 1, 2020.


For further information, please contact Tracey MacMillan, Superintendent of Schools at 250-771-4440.  Applications with supporting documentation including references, proof of B.C. certification and T.Q.S. should be submitted to:





Tracey MacMillan

School District No.87 (Stikine)

P.O. Box 190, Dease Lake, BC V0C 1L0

Phone: (250) 771-4440

Fax: (250) 771-4441



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