Casual Teaching positions

$64,926 - $110,514 yearly
  • Maskwacis Education Schools Commission
  • Maskwacis, AB, Canada
  • Jan 30, 2024
Full-Time Early Childhood Educator (ECE) Teaching

Job Description

Maskwacîs Education Schools Commission (MESC) was developed based on Maskwacîs Cree values and focused on the needs of all our students. Extensive consultation, research, planning, and negotiations took place leading up to the inception of MESC.

MESC is owned & operated by Ermineskin Cree Nation, Louis Bull Tribe, Montana First Nation, and Samson Cree Nation. MESC is the education authority for the Maskwacîs Cree. The MESC head office is located in Maskwacis 80 km south of Edmonton, AB in the Treaty No. 6 Territory.

MESC offers Indigenized curriculum, by embedding Cree culture, language, and traditions into 10 Maskwacîs schools with emphasis on Îyinîw Mâmitonehicikan,  Nehiyawewin, Nehiyaw Pimâtisôwin, and Wâhkôhtowin.

We are currently looking to hire casual teachers. For more information please go to our Careers Page and click on the MESC Job Portal

Why Work at MESC

  • Build lifelong connections

  • Make a difference

  • Be part of a compassionate community

  • It is a dynamic and exciting place to work

  • The wealth of Cree culture and language that you are immersed in is life-changing

  • The learning and experience is excellent

Professional Learning Opportunities 

  • Job-embedded learning and coaching

  • Beginning Teacher Cohort

  • New Teacher Orientation

  • Professional Development Possibilities: 

    • Trauma-informed practices 

    • Threat and Risk Assessment

    • Nehiyawewin (Cree Language classes) 

    • Nehiyaw Pimâtisiwin (Cree Way of Life) 

    • Literacy

    • Numeracy

  • Teacher collaboration time is embedded

  • Education Bursary available for staff

Position Start Date

Casual teachers can start as soon as they get their required documents in.