Intermediate, Special Education and Physical Education Teachers, Eabametoong FN

  • Matawa First Nations
  • Eabametoong Band Office, Main Street, Fort Hope, ON, Canada
  • Aug 28, 2023
Full-Time Teaching

Job Description





Eabametoong First Nation Education Authority is inviting applicants for:


Teachers - Intermediate
1 Primary and 1 Junior Special Education Teacher Position
Physical Education Teacher


All positions are available for John C. Yesno Education Centre in Eabametoong, ON with a contract from the August 2023 to June 28, 2024.


We are seeking committed individuals, who will contribute to our school and to the community, and who will become involved in extra-curricular activities when required.



Preferred candidates will have the following assets and qualifications:


  • Membership in good standing with OCT or ability to register.
  • Appreciation and understanding of Aboriginal culture and traditions.
  • Experience residing in northern communities and working in First Nation schools.
  • A sense of adventure.
  • Willingness to become involved in extracurricular activities.
  • Ability to prepare daily lesson plans and long-range plans.
  • Must possess the willingness, along with physical ability, to work with students with many diverse needs.
  • Flexibility, patience, and the ability to work closely with other school staff and parents
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Special Education Qualifications
  • Successful candidates will be required to provide an original, satisfactory Criminal Reference Check, including Vulnerable Sector Screening (dated within the last six months) as deemed suitable by the Employer, prior to the commencement of employment.



Salary: Commensurate with education/knowledge as per EFNEA Salary Grid.


If interested, please submit the following:

·      Resume and Cover Letter

·      Three (3) professional references (one should be the most current supervisor), with permission to contact

·      Recent practice teaching reports, or most recent employment evaluation

·      Ontario College of Teacher’s Certificate or registration form

·      Criminal Reference Check


Submit complete application to:

Eabametoong First Nation Education Authority
P.O. Box 294

Eabamet Lake, Ontario P0T 1L0

Attn: Leanne Whitehead/Education Director, Eabametoong Education Authority





Application Deadline: Open until filled



We thank all applicants for their interest in working with Eabametoong First Nation Education Authority; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.