Website Kawení:io/Gawęní:yo Private School
Grade 1-2 Kanien’keha:ka Elementary Classroom Teacher Position
Posting Period: Until filled.
Location: Kawenní:io/Gawęní:yo Private School
Iroquois Lacrosse Arena -upstairs, Six Nations
Job Status: 44-Week Contract August 30, 2021 – June 29, 2022
Start Date: August 30, 2021
Annual Salary: Based on Education and Experience
Main Duties and Responsibilities
The Kanien’keha:ka Grade 1-2 Teacher must be able to teach through Kanien’kéha daily to: deliver lessons; engage in discussions; model language use for students; organize and supervise class outings and field trips; link classroom learning with student’s home lives and the cultural practices of the community of Six Nations and supervise students in the classroom and during yard duty. The Kanien’kehá:ka Grade 1-2 Teacher must be able to: write long range, unit and day plans; develop course content; prepare, administer and maintain student assessments; identify children’s individual learning needs; evaluate and report the progress of students and discuss results with students, parents and school officials; and, maintain effective communication and relations with parents/guardians, other staff members and the community.
Qualifications – Education – Ontario Secondary School Diploma, Ontario College of Teachers (O.C.T.) preferred. Uncertified teachers will be considered based on previous teaching experience.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities – Be knowledgeable of the Hodinohso:ni/Rotinonhsion:ni culture. Be proficient in speaking the Kanien’keha:ka (Mohawk) language. Be knowledgeable in the use of various computer and software 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) attention to Jeremy Green.
Mail: Kawenni:io/Gaweni:yo School
School Principal ~ Jeremy Green
3201 Second Line
Hagersville, ON N0A 1H0