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

educationadmin@gitsegukla.net

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