TEACHER: GRADE 1/2

Chief Tallcree

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

you.

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.

We

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

Curriculum,

·

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

the position

·

proficiency in principles and

practice of differentiated teaching and learning and inclusive

education

·

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.

·

experience

engaging students outside the classroom through land-based teaching

and learning,

·

commitment to

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 .

Qualifications

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

asset.

Conditions of Employment

RCMP/Police Criminal Record

Check and Intervention Record Check (formerly Child Welfare Check, CWIS)

submitted prior to commencement of employment.

Benefits:

Tallcree Education offers:

a competitive

and attractive benefits and RRP package.

excellent

housing rental at $300/mo. – (water, heat and electricity included. (NO

PETS PERMITTED).

professional development through various workshops and in-services

throughout the year.

professional guidance and support for new employees.

Chief Tallcree

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 directorofeducation@tallcreefirstnation.ca

1.

resume and pertinent

information

2.

list of THREE

professional references

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

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JOB INFORMATION
Job Category:
Teachers, Principals & Superintendents
Employer:
Tallcree Education Division
Posting Date:
6/12/2022 8:00:00 PM
Location:
FORT VERMILION, Alberta
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