Aboriginal Head Start Preschool Teacher

Amiskwaciy Cultural Society-Aboriginal Head Start - Edmonton, AB (30+ days ago)

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Our Aboriginal Head Start program seeks a kind, enthusiastic, and self-motivated Classroom Teacher to join our Head Start Team. The program requires leadership and strong team skills to plan and deliver a cultural-based Early Intervention Program to three to five year old Indigenous children.

The successful candidate should posses but not be limited to Early Childhood Education experience preferably with preschool aged children, have excellent communication (both verbal and written) skills, have strong collaboration skills, demonstrated strong leadership skills as well as provide a thorough understanding of both the development and implementation of Individual Program Plans (IPP's).

Experience working with Indigenous families a definite asset. We are proud to be a highly resourced and sought out culturally-based program and with this comes a large, supportive team. The successful candidate will demonstrate experience and willingness to collaborate with a multi-disciplinary team. As a part of this team that you will help us deliver our top quality preschool program for Aboriginal children and their families in the city of Edmonton.

An Alberta Teaching Certificate (Interim or Permanent) is a requirement for this position, along with a valid Child First Aid Certificate and Current Criminal Record Check and Child and Youth Intervention Check.

Contract length: 10 months

Application Deadline: 2020-08-12

Job Types: Full-time, Contract

Salary: $60,000.00 per year


  • Monday to Friday

COVID-19 considerations:
We will be following proper PPE protocols and updating all COVID-19 practices as they come available via our provinces Chief Medical Advisors, Alberta Education, as well as our funding bodies for the program.


  • Early Childhood Education: 3 years (Preferred)
  • teaching: 3 years (Preferred)

Work remotely:

  • No