• Applications will be accepted continuously.


Kiizhik Education Corporation is looking for 2- Elementary Teachers for the 2023/2024 School Year. The Elementary Teacher is responsible for the overall program delivery in their classroom at the Gaagagekiizhik Elementary School and will ensure that the students who attend have programming and support that meet their own unique educational, emotional, social, cultural, and physical needs. The Elementary Teacher reports directly to the School Principal.


  • Establish and enforce rules for behaviour and procedures for maintaining order among the students for whom they are responsible
  • Prepare materials and classrooms for class activities
  • Adapt teaching methods and instructional materials to meet students’ varying needs and interests
  • Plan and conduct activities for a balanced program of instruction, demonstration, and work time that provides students with opportunities to observe, question, and investigate
  • Instruct students individually and in groups, using various teaching methods such as lectures, discussions, and demonstrations
  • Assign and grade class work and homework
  • Prepare, administer, and grade tests and assignments in order to evaluate students’ progress
  • Meet with parents and guardians to discuss their children’s progress, and to determine their priorities for their children and their resource needs
  • Maintain accurate and complete student records as required by laws, district policies, and administrative regulations
  • Prepare and implement remedial programs for students requiring extra help
  • Prepare objectives and outlines for courses of study, following curriculum guidelines or requirements
  • Meet with other professionals to discuss individual students’ needs and progress
  • Prepare reports on students and activities as required by administration
  • Plan and supervise class projects, field trips, visits by guest speakers or other experiential activities, and guide students in learning from those activities
  • Attend staff meetings, and serve on committees as required
  • Support the needs of all students
  • Other duties as assigned


  • Bachelor of Arts/Science and Bachelor of Education, a Bachelor of Education, or an Aboriginal Teacher Education Program (ATEP) diploma
  • Experience or knowledge of best practices in literacy and numeracy at an elementary level
  • Primary, Junior and/or Intermediate qualifications would be an asset
  • Membership in the Ontario College of Teachers
  • Experience in the education of Anishinaabe students
  • A clean criminal record check and vulnerable sector check
  • Proficiency in the Anishinaabe Language is an asset


Please submit resume and cover letter with a current vulnerable sector check and three professional references. This position will remain Open Until Filled.


Kiizhik Education Corporation
Attention:  Human Resources Manager
598 Lakeview Drive
Kenora, ON  P9N 3P7

Telephone: (807) 548-4912 | Fax: (807) 548-5917 | E-mail:
[email protected]

Only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

How to Apply

  • Fill out the form below to submit your cover letter and resumé (preferred method).
  • Fax your resumé and cover letter to 807.468.3908.
  • Drop a paper copy of your cover letter and resumé to the following address:
    Bimose Tribal Council Inc.
    Attention: Human Resources
    598 Lakeview Drive
    Kenora, ON P9N 3P7

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