TEACHER: GRADE 1/2
Elementary, South Tallcree, AB - 2021-2022 School Year
Tallcree Education Division is seeking highly motivated individuals. If you are an Alberta Certified Teacher
and would like to live in a small remote northern community, work with and
serve Indigenous children and youth, then Tallcree Education is the place for
Chief Tallcree Elementary School has
small class sizes which provide excellent opportunities for differentiated
teaching and learning. This is a positive professional growth opportunity for
you to explore innovative practices within an inquiry-based teaching and
learning environment that honours Tallcree ways of knowing, being and doing.
welcome teachers who are student-centered and will have demonstrated:
education and experience specific to elementary teaching in a multi-grade classroom,
successful experience with Indigenous
enhanced understanding of First Nations worldviews,
cultural beliefs, language, and values,
excellence in all competencies of the
Alberta Education Teaching Quality Standard .
excellent knowledge of the Programs
of Study and learning outcomes of the Alberta Curriculum relevant to
proficiency in principles and
practice of differentiated teaching and learning and inclusive
excellent planning, teaching, and assessment skills,
respect for Indigenous
learning and learners as well as knowledge of the Tallcree Nation (preferred),
effective teaching and learning environments and
created innovative program opportunities to engage and challenge students and
promote a sense of pride and accomplishment.
instructional leadership that ensures the highest
quality learning and teaching experiences.
engaging students outside the classroom through land-based teaching
being a team player committed
to the belief that all students can learn
and want to learn,
the ability to establish meaningful and
effective rapport with students,
the ability to connect with students in trusting
and supportive ways, clarify problems and challenges, and restore harmony and respect,
the desire and ability to support students’
learning and personal goals and help to ensure their success.
experience with Trauma-Informed Practice,
ability to establish excellent relationships
with parents, Elders, School Board, staff, and community members,
a commitment to on-going professional growth,
a willingness to support extra-curricular activities,
the ability and
desire to lead by example and be active in the life of the community.
The Teacher will be
accountable for overseeing the day-to-day instruction of students and
developing and maintaining effective educational classroom experiences to
ensure the engagement, enjoyment, safety, and success of students. The teacher will show leadership, guidance,
and collaboration in their relationship with the Educational Assistant, and oversee
the schedule and activities of the EA .
Valid Alberta Teaching Certificate.
Successful teaching experience.
Sound knowledge/awareness of the outcomes
of the provincial curriculum.
Demonstrated knowledge and understanding
of First Nations Language, Culture, Organizations, and Communities is an
Conditions of Employment
RCMP/Police Criminal Record
Check and Intervention Record Check (formerly Child Welfare Check, CWIS)
submitted prior to commencement of employment.
Tallcree Education offers:
and attractive benefits and RRP package.
housing rental at $300/mo. – (water, heat and electricity included. (NO
professional development through various workshops and in-services
throughout the year.
professional guidance and support for new employees.
Elementary School is a brand new, state of the art school located in
South Tallcree, AB approximately a 47 min drive (76.0 km) via Bicentennial Hwy/AB-88 S. of Fort Vermilion, Alberta. It will have it’s
Grand Opening in September 2021.
Please send to email@example.com
resume and pertinent
list of THREE
We appreciate the interest of all
applicants however, only candidates chosen to be interviewed will be
contacted. Teaching couples are welcome.
Closing Date : OPEN UNTIL FILLED