Grade 3 Teacher

$46,527 - $92,027 yearly
  • Central Québec School Board
  • Jul 27, 2022
Full-Time Teaching / Support Positions

Job Description

Naskapi Nation of Kawawachikamach - Québec

Grade 3 Teacher - Jimmy Sandy Memorial School

Wachiya! / Hello!

Do you have the willingness to teach, but also to learn? Do you have the desire to immerse yourself in an Indigenous community and to celebrate cultural differences? If so, Jimmy Sandy Memorial School is currently seeking a passionate Grade 3 teacher to fill a permanent full-time position for the 2022/2023 school year!

JSMS Overview
Located in the Naskapi Nation of Kawawachikamach, 15 kilometres from Schefferville, Jimmy Sandy Memorial School provides instruction to the Naskapi beneficiaries. The school offers instruction to all grade levels from pre-kindergarten to secondary 5 (Grade 11) and adult and vocational education. 
Community Overview
Kawawa, as it is locally called, is a dynamic community of approximately 1,000 people. There is a grocery store, pool, fitness center, cultural center, local radio station, and health care clinic to name a few. Other services can also be found in nearby Schefferville, where JSMS housing is located for teachers from outside the community. 

JSMS Teacher Benefits

Salary* - $46,527 to $92,027

Subsidized Housing and Moving Costs* - $7,600 taxable benefit

Northern Allowance* -$10,627 (no dependent) - $18,872 (with dependent)

Paid Outings* - 3 payments of $3,795

Relocation expenses incurred by the CQSB*

Food transportation allowance*

Group Insurance Program

Employee and Family Assistance Program

20 PD Days

5-Day Teacher Induction Program

*Certain conditions may apply and are subject to change

A unique opportunity to learn, grow and give back to an Indigenous community. Explore and make a difference with the Naskapis of Kawawachikamach!

For instructions on how to apply, click here Please advise that we are currently accepting candidates who are legally authorized to work in Canada.

Questions? Reach out to Steven McCoubrey -

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