Mistawasis Nehiyawak, Early/Primary Years Teachers

August 16, 2023

Community/Mistawasis Nêhiyawak Posting


Mistawasis Nêhiyawak requires Early/Primary Years Teacher for the 2023-24 academic year.

Department: Education

Location: Chief Mistawasis School

Apply by: Open Until Filled

Job Summary:

To create a class environment favorable to learning and personal growth; to establish effective rapport with students; to motivate students to develop skills, attitudes and knowledge need to provide a good foundation for upper elementary grade education in accordance with each student’s ability; to establish good relationships with parents and other staff members.

Reports to:

Prinicipal/Director of Education

Job Duties:

  • Have strong background  in the areas of literacy and numeracy.
  • Ability to effectively intertwine Indigenous content into curriculum.
  • Strong collaboration skills to enhance academic outcomes.
  • Maintain accurate and complete student records, and prepare reports on children and activities, as required by Mistawasis Nêhiyawak policies, and administrative regulations.
  • Confer with parents, administrators, testing specialists, social workers, and professionals to develop individual educational plans designed to promote students’ educational, physical, and social needs.
  • Employ special educational strategies and techniques during instruction to improve the development of sensory and perceptual-motor skills, language, cognition, and memory.
  • Teach personal development skills such as goal setting, independence, and self-advocacy, and prepare students for later grades.
  • Meet with other professionals to discuss individual students’ needs and progress.
  • Observe and evaluate students’ performance, behaviours, social development, and physical health.
  • A commitment to differentiated instruction.
  • Have excellent classroom management skills.
  • Participates in curriculum development programs as required.
  • Perform all other acts reasonable and necessary to accomplish their primary function as requested by the Principal/Director of Education.

Education and Skills:

  • Minimum education degree (B.Ed.).
  • Saskatchewan Teacher’s Professional A certificate.
  • a current, original Canadian Criminal Record Check (CPIC) and Vulnerable Sector Check.
  • Ability to work collaboratively with colleagues, and with other agencies.
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality.
  • Must possess a good working knowledge of technology.
  • Valid First Aid/CPR/AED.


Please submit cover letter, resume, and three professional references to:


For further information contact:

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Applicants are required to state how they meet the eligibility requirements in their cover letter.

* Community Postings are STC member First Nation employment opportunities – open for application by the general public

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