Reference #: IN22231596B

School: Inuglak

Community: Whale Cove, Nunavut

Start Date: August 10, 2022

End Date: June 06, 2023

Kivalliq School Operations invites applications for the following position:

Teacher – Grade 2

Key Assignment(s): All subjects except Health and Gym

The status of this position is: Term

The position is 1.0 PY (full-time position.)

School Description: Inuglak School has a population of approximately 170 students in a K - 12 setting with a staff of 19.5.

[b]Required qualifications:

Bachelor of Education degree

Teaching certification acceptable for Nunavut teaching certificate

In the event a qualified candidate cannot be found then a one-year Letter of Authority will be issued to a suitable candidate.

[b]Desired qualifications:[/b]

Experience and / or training with current assessment methods

Evidence of differentiated instruction and inclusive practices

Experience and / or training in classroom management practices and the development of positive learning environments (eg. Restitution, Tribes, Positive Effective Behavior Supports, etc.)

Cross-cultural and/or northern teaching experience

Evidence of training and / or experience in the area of Balanced Literacy

Training and / or teaching experience in an ESL environment

Evidence / experience building positive relationships with students, colleagues, parents, stakeholders

Please note: Government housing may be provided, and sharing may be required

Salary and Nunavut Northern Allowance: The salary for certified applicants ranges from $80,791 prorated/annum to $126,679 prorated/annum. The Nunavut Northern Allowance for Whale Cove is $21,564 prorated/annum.

The Department of Education, Kivalliq School Operations is committed to:

• Promotion of the Inuktitut Language and Inuit Qaujimajatuqangiit

• Local control of Education

• Inclusive Education

Resiliency, adaptability and resourcefulness are assets to employment and northern life.

Before final appointment to the new position, external applicants must submit a current Criminal Record Check (CRC) and Vulnerable Sector Check (VSC) that are dated no more than six months prior to the position start date, as indicated on the competition posts. Applicants will be required to provide an acceptable CRC and VSC before a written offer will be made.

Only applicants selected for interviews will be contacted.

All job offers will be contingent upon proof of eligibility to work in Canada at time of application.

To apply, you must e-mail your resume and cover letter (Word document or pdf file). Ensure the subject of your email states the Reference # IS22231596B.

Email your application to:

This job advertisement is only authorized for external posting on the Education Canada Website ( and ApplytoEducation ( If you are reading this on any other commercial job-posting site, it is not an authorized posting of the Government of Nunavut, Department of Education and Kivalliq School Operations.

The Government of Nunavut is committed to a more representative workforce to best serve the needs of Nunavummiut. Priority will be given to Land Claims beneficiaries.

Job Category:
Teachers, Principals & Superintendents
Government of Nunavut
Posting Date:
7/1/2022 8:00:00 PM
Whale Cove, Nunavut