Teacher’s Assistant

    Sheshegwaning First Nation

    1079A Sheshegwaning Road, SHESHEGWANING, Ontario, P0P 1X0

    PHONE:  (705) 283-3292   FAX:  (705) 283-3481

    Employment Opportunity

    Teacher’s Assistant

    Sheshegwaning First Nation is currently accepting applications for a Teacher’s Assistant preferably with an Early Years Educator certification.

    Essential Duties:

    • Work under the supervision of the Principal and Classroom teacher.
    • Help prepare and deliver lessons to the students according to the approved curriculum.
    • Help implement and deliver culturally appropriate Anishinabe teachings within the school and community setting.
    • Help to assist students learn while using a systematic plan of lessons, discussion, audio-visual presentations, field trips, hands-on activities to promote their physical, mental and social development, and their school readiness.
    • Help to prepare the administrated assessments.
    • Help evaluate the progress of students and discuss results with students, parents and school officials.
    • Prepare and implement remedial programs for children requiring extra help.
    • Participate in staff meetings, teacher training workshops, professional development days and other school functions.
    • Help assist teachers and student teachers.
    • Knowledgeable in literacy and numeracy practices.

    Qualifications/Requirements:

    • Experience working in a school setting an asset.
    • A valid Early Childhood Educator Certificate would be an asset, but not necessary.
    • Must have knowledge and/or experience of the culture, tradition, history and customs of the Anishinaabe.
    • Understanding and fluency of Odawa or Ojibwe language is an asset or must be willing to learn the language.
    • CRC/CPIC and Vulnerable Sector Screening.

    Location: Sheshegwaning First Nation St. Joseph’s Anishinabek School
    Salary Range: Based on experience and qualifications
    Deadline to Apply: April 13, 2021 (NOON)
    Position to start asap.
    Interested applicants may forward their resume and three written references marked confidential to:

    Jessica Sampson
    Human Resources Director

    Sheshegwaning First Nation
    1079A Sheshegwaning Road
    Sheshegwaning First Nation, ON
    P0P 1X0

    Jessica@sheshegwaning.org

    We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.