The Opportunity - Grade 6-8 and grade 2-5 Teaching Positions available. Special Education experience would be an asset.
The Ojibway Nation of Saugeen School is seeking reliable, self-motivated, hardworking individuals to fulfill the need of either a Regular Full Time and/or Term Contract Agreements* for Grade 6-8 and Grade 2-5 Teachers. Successful candidates will work under the supervision of the Principal and will perform teaching duties for a mixed age, low ratio classrooms.
There is also opportunity for teachers with Special Education Teachers to apply. Preference will be given to applicants with this experience. The successful candidate would work with the Grade 6-8 students while also allocating time with special needs students in a supportive learning environment. The school’s student population is approximately 17.
*Applicants who are interested are also encouraged to apply for short term contracts to finish the school year. The school year ends of June 2020. There would be opportunities to renew and negotiate contracts on a full time basis at term end.
Who We Are
The School is located on the Ojibway Nation of Saugeen Community. The Nation operates a self-government and is responsible for the day to day operations of the Ojibway Nation of Saugeen. The school administers an elementary school for community students and offers a curriculum for students from JK to Grade 8.
Where We Are Located
The Ojibway Nation of Saugeen is an Ojibwa First Nation in the Canadian province of Ontario. The Nation is located in the Thunder Bay District, approximately 20 kilometers northwest of Savant Lake. It is a 1.5 hour drive north of Sioux Lookout, Ontario. The population is approximately 80.
This is a great location for someone who enjoys outdoor experiences and adventures! Candidates with this interest and experience would benefit the school and community when providing land-based activities for the students.
Health Care Services are available through Nursing Staff, Community Health Representative, and a visiting Physician. The nearest Hospital is located in Sioux Lookout, Ontario. The Community has a Police Detachment and are currently in the process of constructing a Community Centre. There are no retail or grocery stores located in the community, or cell service. Community members can drive to Sioux Lookout, Ontario for these services.
What You Will Do
The Roles and Responsibilities:
Knowledge, Skills and Qualifications
Compensation and Benefits
The successful candidate will be provided with:
Other employee benefits are as follows:
Compensation will be discussed during the interview process.
Interested Candidates are asked to send a resume and a cover letter by Friday, March 6th, 2020. Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. Screening of applicants will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.
The successful candidate must provide a Criminal Record Check and Vulnerable Sector Check. The start date for this position is ASAP. All term contracts end on June 30th, 2020.
If Further Information is Required
If you would like further information provided before submitting your application, you are encouraged to contact Violet Machimity, Band Manager, by calling the Band Office at (807) – 928 – 2824.
Job Types: Full-time, Temporary, Permanent