Grade 2/3 Classroom Teacher

Sweetgrass School is accepting applications for the full-time teaching position for the Grade 2/3 Classroom Teacher. Sweetgrass School is located on Sweetgrass First Nation, approximately 35 km west of North Battleford, SK.

Duties and Responsibilities:

• Focus on improving instruction and meeting the needs of the learner

• Nurture, support and guide young learners

• Prepare engaging lessons and interactive learning activities/materials

• Conduct formal and informal assessment of students

• Incorporate appropriate technology and media in lesson planning

• Facilitate learning activities both within the classroom setting and outdoors

• Participate in co-curricular school activities

• Promote and maintain high standards of behaviour, respect and safety within the classroom

• Support families with open, ongoing communication

• Prepare course timelines and materials such as syllabi, homework assignments and handouts

• Prepare lesson plans with clear objectives that follow SK curriculum standards

Position Qualifications:

• Possess or be in application of a valid SK Teaching Certificate

• Possess a Bachelor's degree or higher qualification in education

• Understands and uses current literacy practices and teaching strategies

• Models a strong work ethic as well as high standards of commitment

• Must have an awareness and appreciation of Native culture

• Fosters school mission, values and sense of community through stt1dent-centered decisions

• Effectively communicates with staff, parents and students

• Maintains professionalism through all school interactions and activities

• Values continual growth and development of school programs and curriculum


For further information please contact, Patrick Bugler, Director of Education, (306) 446-0315

Please apply by email with your cover letter, resume with a current CPIC (with a Vulnerable Sector) and 3 Professional references (previous employers may be contacted) to: Patrick Bugler, Director of Education Email: Fax: (306) 446-0317

Closing Date: Friday, June 2, 2023, 12:00 pm

Please Note that only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.