Job Description
Competition No.: 173 Hours Per Week: Full time
Close Date: 29/03/2023 05:00 PM Remuneration: Dependent upon education and experience
Location: ALL SCHOOLS Instructions: Online/via email
Duration: 2023/2024 School year

Yellowknife Education District No. 1 and the Dettah District Education Authority invites applications for the following term teaching position:


 Indigenous Language Instructor

Mildred Hall School

Full time (100%FTE) Term

2023/2024 School Year


Requirements inlcude:

-Fluent Wiiliideh or Tlicho Speaker

-Ability to collaborate with all teachers in the school, and work as part of a team

-Embraces technology as a tool to enhance learning

-Strong classroom management skills

-Experience and knowledge of differentiated instruction

-Understanding and experience integrating the Dene Kede Curriculum

-Use and knowledge of the neurolinguistic approach to teaching language

-Understanding of and experience integrating the “Our Languages Curriculum” would be considered an asset

-Understanding of PowerSchool and the ability to write report cards

-Experience teaching students with diverse needs would be considered an asset

-Having completed a Bachelor of Education Degree will be considered an asset


Applications, including cover letter, resume and the names, titles, and email addresses of 3 references will be accepted electronically by Landon Kowalzik, Assistant Superintendent, until 5:00 PM, Wednesday, March 29  at


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 :
  • none
Preferred Education and Training :
  • none