Kinistin Saulteaux Nation, Elementary Teacher

October 19, 2022

Community Posting

Nibwakawigamig – Kinistin Education Centre
Box 2590
Tisdale, Sask. S0E 1T0
Phone: 306-878-8180
Fax: 306-873-2887
Principal: Mr. Cyrus Smokeyday

Job Title: 1 Elementary Teacher
Position: August 22, 2022- June 30, 2023
Location: Kinistin First Nation
Term: Full Time
Compensation: Will vary based on Education and

OVERVIEW: The Kinistin First Nation is seeking an enthusiastic Elementary Teacher for a grade 3/4 split. This teaching assignment could change, dependent on enrolment.
This position requires the full understanding and active participation in fulfilling the mission of the


• Instruct K-8 program subject areas: Math, Science, ELA, Health, Social Studies etc.
Demonstrated successful experience as a classroom teacher.
• Demonstrated ability to assess student performance and progress to ensure they are mastering the skills on
regular basis.
• Demonstrated willingness to be part of a collaborative educational team.
• Ability to work effectively within an environment which includes developing meaningful and productive
relationships with students, parents, professionals and community service agencies.
• Use a variety of activities and instructional methods (songs, stories, media, structured games, art, outdoor
activities, etc.) to motivate and stimulate children’s abilities.
• Sending routine and non-routine correspondence to families the confidentiality of families (student
• Other duties as assigned by the Principal as required
• An understanding of the Nakawê Language Nation, is an asset to families
• Maintaining the confidentiality of families (student information)

• Post-Secondary Degree in Education
• Must hold a valid Saskatchewan Professional “A” Teaching Certificate


The candidate must be punctual, well spoken, efficient, discreet and pleasant on the telephone and in person.

Must be computer literate and must be a problem-solver, ready to find effective solutions.

To be able to “go with the flow” on some days is a must!

Must have the ability to understand respect and want to learn the beliefs, culture and traditions of the Nakawe Nation.

Provide a valid Criminal Record Check and Vulnerable Sector Check.


Competitive and commensurate with education and experience
The Kinistin First Nation invites all interested and qualified Applicants to submit a cover letter and resume
identifying qualifications/requirements.

Attention: Cyrus Smokeyday
Education Director/Principal
Box 2590
Tisdale, Sk.
S0E 1T0
Fax to (306)873-2887 or email to


We thank all those who apply, however, only those who meet the requirements will be contacted for an interview.

CLOSING DATE FOR RESUMES: Open until position is filled.

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Kinistin Education Centre, Elementary Teacher

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

* Internal postings are STC employment opportunites – open to qualified members of Kinistin Saulteaux Nation, Mistawasis First Nation, Muskeg Lake Cree Nation, Muskoday First Nation, One Arrow First Nation, Whitecap Dakota First Nation, Yellow Quill First Nation, or current permanent employees of the Saskatoon Tribal Council.

* External postings are STC employment opportunites – open for application by the general public

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

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