Career Opportunities
Job Code: 2839019
School District #74 (Gold Trail)
Closing Date: Jul 31, 2020 4:00 PM PDT
  Posted on: Jul 06, 2020 
Job Type:
Full Time
Job Category:
Teachers, Principals & Superintendents
Openings: 1
Mandatory Document:
Cover Letter
Teaching Qualifications/Licenses
Reference Letter(s)
Sk'il' Mountain Community School
Start Date:  Immediately
End Date: 
Job Description & Requirements
Principal, Sk’il’ Mountain Community School POSTING EXTENDED

The Gold Trail School District invites applications for the position of Principal, Sk’il’ Mountain Community School.  Sk’il’ Mountain Community School is a school that operates as a partnership between Tsal’alh  First Nation and the Gold Trail School District. 

Delivering public education for nineteen First Nation Bands and approximately 1,100 students in the five municipalities of Clinton, Cache Creek, Ashcroft, Lytton and Lillooet the Gold Trail School District is located in the beautiful south central region of British Columbia.  
The successful applicant will be a dynamic educator who has demonstrated the following qualities: 
Leadership experience with Kindergarten to Grade 9 school programs and curriculum.
Successful leadership of innovative student achievement initiatives.
Ability to produce and support a positive school culture.
Evidence of exemplary teaching experiences.
Skilled in all aspects of supervision for and of learning.
Exceptional ability in working collaboratively with students, staff, parents and community to enhance 
       student achievement.
Excellent communication, interpersonal and conflict resolution skills.
Knowledge and understanding of the Enhancement Agreement and commitment to improving 
       success for Indigenous learners. 
Highly successful experience working with Indigenous communities. 
Demonstrated experience establishing a welcoming learning environment that creates a sense of 
       belonging for all students. 
BC Professional Teaching Certificate.
Master’s Degree, or working toward completion.

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Your application package will provide supporting documentation including BC Professional Teaching Certificate and evidence of a Master’s Degree (or work toward the completion of a post graduate degree in a relevant field).  This position commences as soon as possible.  Applications marked “Leadership Opportunity – Sk’il’ Mountain Community School” will be accepted until 4:00 p.m., 31 July 2020, by:

Teresa Downs, Superintendent
School District #74 (Gold Trail)
PO Box 250, Ashcroft, BC, V0K 1A0
Email applications will be accepted at

 The Gold Trail School District has received approval from the Human Rights Tribunal allowing preferential hiring to persons of Indigenous ancestry.  The District may give preference in hiring to persons of Indigenous ancestry who possess the necessary qualifications over other applicants until such time as the percentage of staff of Indigenous ancestry in the School District is equal to the percentage of students of Indigenous ancestry in the School District.

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