Department: Education Department
Location: Mistawasis Nehiyawak High School
Reports to: Principal/Director of Education
Apply By: May 19,2022 4:00PM

Job Summary

To create a class environment favourable to learning and personal growth; to establish effective rapport with students; to motivate students to develop skills, attitudes and knowledge need to provide a good foundation for upper elementary grade education in accordance with each student’s ability; to establish good relationships with parents and other staff members.

Job Duties

  • Have strong background in the areas of literacy and numeracy
  • Ability to effectively intertwine Indigenous content into curriculum
  • Strong collaboration skills to enhance academic outcomes
  • Maintain accurate and complete student records, and prepare reports on children and activities, as required by Mistawasis Nêhiyawak policies, and administrative regulations
  • Confer with parents, administrators, testing specialists, social workers, and professionals to develop individual educational plans designed to promote students’ educational, physical, and social needs
  • Employ special educational strategies and techniques during instruction to improve the development of sensory and perceptual-motor skills, language, cognition, and memory
  • Teach personal development skills such as goal setting, independence, and self-advocacy, and prepare students for later grades
  • Meet with other professionals to discuss individual students’ needs and progress
  • Observe and evaluate students’ performance, behaviours, social development, and physical health
  • A commitment to differentiated instruction
  • Have excellent classroom management skills
  • Participates in curriculum development programs as required
  • Perform all other acts reasonable and necessary to accomplish their primary function as requested by the Principal/Director of Education.

Education and Skills

  • Minimum education degree (B.Ed.)
  • Saskatchewan Teacher’s Professional A certificate
  • A current, original Canadian Criminal Record Check (CPIC) and Vulnerable Sector Check
  • Ability to work collaboratively with colleagues, and with other agencies
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality
  • Must possess a good working knowledge of technology
  • Valid First Aid/CPR/AED
  • Knowledge and understanding of First Nation Communities and their culture
  • Ability to understand and/or speak the Cree language is considered an asset

Apply

Please submit cover letter, resume, and three professional references to:

Email: mistawasisIBCHR@gmail.com

For further information, Contact:
Shaunna Currie
Principal
Mistawasis Nêhiyawak High School
Phone: 306-466-4474
Email: scurrie@mistawasis.ca