Primary Teacher

Job Code: 2677333

Job Description

Primary Teacher

Intermediate Teacher

“Enlighten, Empower, Educate”

Skatin Community School is looking for a motivated, adventurous Primary - years Teacher who would like to join our dynamic and energetic team for a rewarding experience in our First Nation community. Skatin Nation has a population of approximately 100 people. Skatin Nation is 1.5 hours west of Pemberton from and is accessible by vehicle to get there.

Skatin Community School has a total of 3 teaching staff and 30 students from K4 to Grade 12.

Skatin Community School is located on – reserve in a remote setting in the beautiful In-shuck-ch Region of British Columbia located between Harrison Lake and Lillooet Lake. There are two hot springs within driving distance. We currently have 32 students enrolled for the 2019-20 school year. The school is operated by the Skatin Nation. The surrounding environment provides numerous outdoor and wilderness activities including excellent fishing, hiking, wildlife viewing and canoeing amid amazing scenery.

Google Map Link to Skatin Nation:,+BC/@49.9377518,-122.4178528,15z/data=!3m1!4b1!4m5!3m4!1s0x5486d1e7ccbc0ef9:0x21886b98e4c6433d!8m2!3d49.9377526!4d-122.409098

Successful candidates will be:

  • In possession of a Degree in Education;
  • An up-to-date member of Teacher Regulation Branch (or working towards membership);
  • Adventurous, versatile and a nature lover;
  • Positive thinking and ability to work as a team member
  • Able to adjust to living in a small isolated community located on a Forest Service Road with no stores.
  • Sensitive to First Nation’s culture, and educational issues;
  • Excellent communication skills (written, oral, interpersonal and technical)

Salary is negotiable and a benefit package that includes, medical, dental and vision care and a teacherage. We also ensure that all of our Teachers are provided with ongoing professional development opportunities through the FNSA.

To apply, please forward your resume with a cover letter to Roberta Whiskeyjack via email to (

We would like to thank all applicants for their interest in this position. However, only those selected for interviews will be contacted.

We are an equal opportunity employer and welcome application from all interested candidates.

Posted On
September 05, 2023
Closing Date & Time

Job Type
Full Time
Job Category
Teachers, Principals & Superintendents
Skatin Community School
Employment Start Date
August 19, 2019
End Date
Mandatory Document
  • Resume
  • Cover Letter
  • Criminal Background Check (VSS)
  • Teaching Qualifications/Licenses
  • Certificates & Diplomas
  • Practicum Reports
  • Teaching Evaluations
  • Reference Letter(s)
  • Transcripts