Cree Language Teacher

Frog Lake, AB, Canada

Job Type

Education

About the Role

Frog Lake Education Authority of Frog Lake First Nations, a Cree community in Northeastern Alberta, runs three schools accredited in the Province of Alberta. We are requiring (1) Cree Language Instructor at Tustukeeskaws Jr./Sr. High School for September 2022.

The successful candidates will have:
The ability to work with a variety of stakeholders; e.g., students, parents, administration, elders
Knowledge of the Alberta School Act and the Alberta Curriculum
Understanding of local culture and traditions
Strong oral and written communication skills
Willingness to advocate and participate in outdoor activities
Demonstrate healthy living by example Salary will be determined on experience and level of education
Only those shortlisted will be contacted for an interview

Deadline: July 29, 2021

For more information contact
Frog Lake Education Authority

Sheila Quinney

Human Resource Manager

780 943 3912

Please send resume and references to

sheila@froglake.ca

Requirements

  • Cree language instructor certificate or equivalent

  • An undergraduate degree in Education with Cree language preferred

  • Minimum of 1 years teaching experience in Cree Language

  • Pass a criminal record check and vulnerable sector check

  • Knowledge and understanding of how to engage in relationships at the individual, familial and community levels

  • And demonstrate cultural sensitivity

  • Excellent communication (oral and written) and interpersonal skills

  • Excellent computer skills would be considered an asset.