Feb 22, 2021

2021-2022 Teaching Opportunities for Indigenous Candidates

  • Greater Saskatoon Catholic Schools
  • Saskatoon, SK, Canada
Full-time Education

Job Description

Greater Saskatoon Catholic Schools is Saskatchewan’s largest Catholic school division, serving over 19,500 students from pre-kindergarten through Grade 12 in Saskatoon, Biggar, Humboldt, Warman and Martensville. Our division continues to adapt for the future through the implementation of innovative programming within a unique, faith-filled learning environment. We are pleased to serve a student population of over 3,500 Indigenous students and are committed to a robust response to the Truth and Reconciliation Commission’s Calls to Action. We proudly partner with First Nations, Métis and Inuit families and communities. Together, we have developed a variety of programs to foster Indigenous student belonging, participation and success.

Applications for full-time, continuing teaching opportunities are invited from Indigenous candidates, with duties commencing at the start of the 2021-2022 school year.

Individuals applying for these roles should possess the following:

  • Professional A Teacher's Certificate (or eligibility)
  • Knowledge and experience applying best practices in the areas of instruction, curriculum, environment and assessment
  • Commitment to the ideals and principles of Catholic Education
  • Knowledge of First Nations and Métis languages, histories and cultures
  • Association with First Nations and Métis communities, kinship, and organizations
  • Demonstrated ability to work within a strong team philosophy as well as independently
  • Preference will be extended to graduates of ITEP, SUNTEP, First Nations University of Canada and other Indigenous teacher education programs

Candidates seeking to apply for these positions must complete the online application process https://www.applitrack.com/gscs/onlineapp/ - Job Opportunity 1967 – Teaching Opportunities for Indigenous Candidates. Applications and supportive documentation are to be submitted on or before 4:00 p.m., Monday, March 8, 2021.

Anyone requiring assistance with their online application submission or questions regarding the positions are encouraged to reach out to Emily Martell, Assistant Manager of Human Resource Services at (306) 659-7042 or by email at Emartell@gscs.ca.

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