Junior Kindergarten/Grade 1 Teacher

Stz’uminus First Nation Education Department is seeking a 1.0 FTE Junior Kindergarten/Grade 1 Teacher at our Stz’uminus Primary School.

The successful applicant will:

• Hold a recognized Bachelor of Education Degree;

• Hold valid BC certification and be in good standing with the Teacher Regulation Branch;

• Demonstrate successful primary school level teaching experience.

• Possess strong interpersonal, communication and collaborative skills;

• Possess strong organizational skills;

• Have proven ability to meet the needs of diverse learners through application of differentiated instruction;

• Be knowledgeable of the new BC curriculum and be prepared to implement it for the 2017-18 school years;

• Have proven ability to adapt learning outcomes and instruction to meet needs of all students;

• Be able to plan for instruction in multi-grade classrooms;

• Effectively integrate technology in the classroom to maximize learning;

• Possess strong classroom management skills and ensure code of conduct around behavior is consistent with the school’s discipline policy;

• Have an understanding of First Nations culture and be willing to learn and integrate Hul’qu mi’num teachings into the curriculum;

• Have a strong commitment to building positive relationships with parents and community;

• Have the ability to work collaboratively and effectively with staff in a team setting;

• Have a willingness to actively participate in all school wide academic and extra-curricular initiatives;

Application packages should be sent by e-mail to resumes@stzuminus.com by May, 16th 2017.

Application packages should include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, 3 work related references, copy of BC teaching certificate and recent teacher evaluation if applicable.

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