Elementary Teacher - Aroland FN

  • Matawa First Nations
  • Aroland, ON, Canada
  • Feb 01, 2024
Full-Time Teaching

Job Description



Aroland First Nation

P.O. Box 40, Aroland, ON  P0T1B0

Tel (807) 329-5470

Fax (807) 329-5472





The Aroland Education Authority invites applications for a full-time teaching position at Johnny Therriault School. Johnny Therriault School serves approximately 100 students, Junior Kindergarten to Grade 8. Aroland is a road accessible community, approximately 78 kilometers north of Geraldton, Ontario.

Required Qualifications:

·       Registered with Ontario College of Teachers (OCT)

·       Certified by an accredited University (BA/BED/Teacher training program)

·       Aware of cutting-edge research-based teaching strategies in the area of Literacy and Numeracy

·       Working knowledge of the Universal Design for Learning and Differentiated Instruction

·       Knowledge of the three types of assessment and ability to work with students at various levels of achievement

·       Proven classroom management skills

·       Previous experience teaching in multi-grade classrooms

·       Excellent computer and technology skills to support teacher instruction and student learning in the classroom

·       Knowledge of and willingness to write, revise, edit and apply Individual Education Plans

·       Experience teaching in a First Nation or Band Operated School, the ability to speak Ojibwe and/or having Special Education Qualifications would be an asset


Applications must include the following (no omissions):

1.    A current Ontario College of Teachers Certificate of Qualification

2.    Recent Criminal Record Check, including a vulnerable sector check, or proof of present application.

3.    Letter of Application (Cover Letter)

4.    Resume

5.    Three current references (most recent Principal / Education Director, Board Member) and permission to contact

6.    A One Page “Philosophy of Education”


A signing bonus will be paid upon commencement of employment

with the Aroland Education Authority


Please submit your application and supporting documents to:

Aleysha Williams – Principal,

Johnny Therriault School, Aroland First Nation

P.O. Box 40

Aroland, ON P0T 1B0

Email: aleysha.williams@jtschool.ca               Phone (807) 329-5470   Fax (807) 329-5472

This job posting will remain open until the position is filled.

All applicants are thanked in advance for their interest in these positions.

However, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.