Special Education Teacher

  • Matawa First Nations
  • Aroland, ON, Canada
  • Jul 08, 2024
Full-Time Teacher

Job Description

Employment Opportunity

Special Education Teacher


The Aroland First Nation invites applications for a full-time Special Education teaching position at Johnny

Therriault School. Johnny Therriault School serves approximately 100 students, JK to Grade 8. Aroland is

a road accessible community, approximately 78 kilometers north of Geraldton, Ontario.


  • Registered with Ontario College of Teachers (OCT)
  • Certified by an accredited University (BA/BED/Teacher training program)
  • Special Education Specialist Qualifications
  • Aware of cutting-edge research-based teaching strategies in Literacy and Numeracy
  • Working knowledge of the Universal Design for Learning and Differentiated Instruction
  • Excellent computer and technology skills to support teacher instruction and student learning
  • Knowledge of and willingness to write, revise, edit and apply Individual Education Plans
  • Experience with Proposal Writing and Reporting (familiarity with Needs-Based Application Process and Jordan’s Principle).
  • Experience teaching in a First Nation or Band Operated School and/or the ability to speak Ojibwe be an asset
  • 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


Applications must include the following (no omissions):

  • A current Ontario College of Teachers Certificate of Qualification 
  • A One Page "Philosophy of Education"
  • Recent Criminal Record Check (2024), including a vulnerable sector check, or proof of present application.
  • Letter of Application (Cover Letter)
  • Resume
  • Three current references (most recent Principal / Education Director, Board Member) and permission to contact 

Please Submit your application:

Angela Towedo, Education Director

Aroland First Nation, P.O Box 40

Aroland, Ontario



By Email: angela.towedo@aroland.fngov.ca