Mistawasis Nehiyawak, Early/Primary Years Teachers

October 14, 2022

Community Posting


Mistawasis Nêhiyawak requires Early/Primary Years Teacher for the 2022-23 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:


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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.

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