Website Kawenní:io/Gawęní:yo

RE: Kanien’kehá:ka Teacher Assistant for Elementary Classroom Positions Mohawk Grades 1 & 2


Posting Period:    Until filled

Location:  Kawenní:io/Gawęní:yo Private School

Iroquois Lacrosse Arena, 2nd Floor Six Nations

Main Duties and Responsibilities:

Start Date:             ASAP

Annual Salary:      Based on Education and Experience

The teacher assistant must be able to speak and use the language to assist the teacher in the implementation of daily lessons; engage in discussions to model language use for students; communicate with staff members; participate in audio-visual presentations and field trips, supervise students in the classroom and during yard duty and use multiple software platforms to complete requirements of the position. Job description is available upon request.


Education – Grade 12 High School Diploma and Teacher Assistant Training or equivalent and have a vast knowledge of the Rotinonhsion:ni/Hodinohso:ni culture and/or language.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

Be knowledgeable of the Hodinohso:ni/Rotinonhsion:ni culture. Be proficient in speaking the language. Be knowledgeable in the use of multiple computer applications.

Please submit your resume and cover letter, recent police check including vulnerable sector and all supporting documentation, together with the names of two professional references by email (or mail).

Mail to:       Kawenní:io/Gawení:yo School

Attn: Cecile Akiwenzie. Human Resource Coordinator 3201 2nd Line, rr6

Hagersville, ON N0A 1M0

Email to:

Phone:        (905) 768-7203 or Cell: (519) 503-0791