Job Posting – Elementary Teacher (Full Time)

Primary Kindergarten-Grade 1 Classroom Teacher – Full-Time

Gitsegukla Band Elementary school is looking to immediately fill the following vacancy for the remainder of the 2016-2017 Academic School year and the 2017-2018 Academic School year:

Gitsegukla Elementary School’s goal is that every student will reach their highest possible level of personal independence.


Basic Qualifications:

The successful candidate will possess.

  • a valid BC Teaching Certificate
  • 2+ years’ experience teaching Primary grades
  • Proven success working with High Incident Special Needs children

Related experience:

  • Promote high expectations and academic achievement for all students in a safe and nurturing environment
  • Recent successful Primary classroom experience
  • Knowledge and practice of ReadWell, and Saxon Math
  • Knowledge and experience with DIBELS Assessment Benchmarking and progress monitoring
  • Ability to incorporate innovative ideas and creativity in the classroom
  • Differentiates curriculum expectations and teaching strategies to meet the needs of all students
  • Ability to engage students in a positive learning environment
  • Manage student behaviour in the classroom by establishing and enforcing rules and procedures consistent with the rules and disciplinary systems of the school
  • Has the experience and ability to infuse the Gitxsan culture / language into the curriculum an asset
  • Experience and knowledge with special needs students and particularly those demonstrating language delay and behavioural needs
  • Flexibility to work on extra-curricular activities and personal performance skills
  • Exceptional inter-personal skills and particularly those related to parent/community involvement

Salary: As per the CMSD Salary Grid for BC Certified Teachers.


Closing Date: Monday, June 12, 2017

Please e-mail your cover letter, resume, and supporting documents to:

Glen Guthrie, Education Administrator

Gitsegukla Band Council

All applications must comply with the Criminal Records Review Act. We thank all applicants, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.