Job Description
Competition No.: 130 Hours Per Week:
Close Date: n/a Remuneration: NWTTA Collective Agreement
Location: MILDRED HALL ELEMENTARY SCHOOL Instructions: Online
Duration: 1 Year Term - 2022/2023

Yellowknife Education District No. 1 invites applications for the position of:


Social-Emotional Learning Support Teacher

Mildred Hall School

Term for the 2022-2023 School Year

Full-time (1.0) Term

Grade levels JK-8


Requirements for this positions include:

  • NWT Teaching Certificate or Equivalent
  • Ability to work collaboratively with school staff to explain, model and implement specific strategies and programming to support social and emotional needs of students
  • Experience and/or willingness to participate, model, lead, and support students in land/place based practices and teachings
  • Knowledge and experience working with Indigenous population is preferred
  • A strong connection to the Indigenous community is an asset
  • An understanding of trauma informed practices
  • Commitment to confidentiality and professionalism
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Ability to work independently with students
  • Understanding of Northwest Territories Inclusive Schooling practices 
  • Understanding of Indigenous Languages and Education Handbook
  • Understanding and experience in working with students with diverse needs 
  • Show initiative in programming and working with school supports
  • Experience working with programs like Second Step, Fourth R, and Mind Up would be an asset


Only those applicants short-listed for an interview will be contacted.

All YK1 Employees are required to undergo a CRC/Vulnerable Sector Check.

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