Job Description
Competition No.: 60 Hours Per Week: 37.50
Close Date: n/a Remuneration:
Duration: Term August 23, 2021 to March 31, 2022

Yellowknife Education District No. 1 invites applications for the following term positions:



Term August 23, 2021 to March 31, 2022

 N. J. Macpherson School

Full-time (1.0) Term (6 positions)

Half-time (0.50) Term (1 position)


Preferred qualifications include:


  • Early Childhood Education Diploma or Teaching Assistant Diploma preferred
  • High School Diploma
  • Clear Criminal Record Check
  • Trained in First Aid and CPR
  • Experience and/or training in education environments
  • Experience working with students with diverse learning and personal needs, these positions can be physically challenging
  • Proven ability to work independently
  • Patience and experience working with children with unexpected behaviours
  • The ability to be flexible/adaptable and committed to contributing to the wider school community
  • Experience in working as part of a collaborative team and possess strong communication skills
  • Show initiative and flexibility in working with students from JK to Grade 12.

Only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.


Candidates must have an original acceptable Vulnerable Sector Check (VSC) in place. The original VSC must be dated within 90 days of the date the application is received. This is a condition of employment, and must be in place prior to commencing work in any school.

Required Certificates :
  • Attach Resume & Cover letter
  • Three References: email/name
  • Vulnerable Sector Check
Required Education and Training :
  • none
Preferred Education and Training :
  • none