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Job title: Teacher
Department: Education
Employment status: FT/Permanent
Posting Date: May 16th, 2022
Closing Date: June 24th, 2022 @ 4:30pm

Job Summary:
Biigtigong Nishnaabeg requires a full time elementary teacher for the 2022-2023 school year to carry out the professional duties of a teacher and to educate students according to the guidelines provided by the Ontario Language & Math Curriculum as well as the locally developed Biigtigong Nishnaabeg Curriculum under the overall guidance of the Principal & Education Director.

Preferable skills & Qualifications:
Candidates will be screened according to the listed criteria. It is the responsibility of the candidate to indicate that she/he meets the following criteria:
– Member in good standing with the Ontario College of Teachers
– BA or BSC degree and BED degree with specialization in the Primary/Junior or Junior/Intermediate Level
– Experience teaching First Nations students
– Current vulnerable sector check

Duties & Responsibilities:
– Planning, preparing & delivering lessons to all students assigned
– Teach according to the various educational needs, abilities, and achievement of the individual students in the classroom
– Assess and evaluate the academic progress of the assigned students
– Record and report the development of progress of student’s achievement (principal, teachers and other stakeholders)
– Work towards the overall school improvement plan
– Provide guidance & advice to students regarding their academic and social matters
– Maintain good order and discipline of students assigned
– Participate in staff, group and other team meetings
– Nurture a culture where teachers view themselves as facilitators of learning and reflective practitioner
– Incorporate local community culture, language and traditions across the curriculum and day
– Other duties as assigned

How to apply:
Please forward a cover letter, resume and three professional references by email to -or-
Joni Michano – Human Resources / Payroll Coordinator
Biigtigong Nishnaabeg, P.O. Box 193, Heron Bay, Ontario POT 1RO

Incomplete applications WILL NOT be considered & WILL automatically be screened out.

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