Job Description
TEACHER Gr. 8 Homeroom, PE
Competition No.: 157 Hours Per Week: Full time
Close Date: n/a Remuneration: $79,457 - $135,917
Location: WILLIAM MC DONALD SCHOOL Instructions: Online
Duration: Term January 4, 2023 to June 27, 2023

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



Ecole William McDonald School

Teacher: Grade 8 Homeroom (ELA, Math, Science, Social Studies and Health) and Physical Education for gr. 8, 6/7, and 7/8

Full-time (100% FTEQ)

Term: January 4, 2023 to June 27, 2023


Requirements for this full-time position include:

  • Bachelor of Education Degree
  • NWT Teaching Certificate or eligibility to receive certification
  • Current vulnerable sector and criminal record check
  • Ability to work collaboratively with classroom teachers on research-based learning practices and strategies 
  • Ability to work in a team environment 
  • Understanding and experience working in inclusive schooling environments
  • Understanding of Differentiated Instruction 
  • Understanding and experience working with diverse learners
  • Shows initiative in programming and working with school supports 
  • Ability to adapt to new situations
  • Experience or interest in teaching physical education

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. 


Only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

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