Grade 4/5 Teacher, all academic areas

Full Time

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Chief Matthews School

349 Eagle Avenue ? PO Box 6 ? Old Massett ? Haida Gwaii ? V0T 1M0

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Grade 4/5 TEACHER

2022-2023 School year

Chief Matthews School

Chief Matthews Community School is a band-operated school located in Old Massett, Haida Gwaii, and is offering a Grade 4/5 Full-Time (1.0 FTE) employment opportunities exist for teachers effective January 3rd, 2022.

Teaching at Chief Matthews School is a sought after position. Located in the heart of Old Massett village on beautiful Haida Gwaii, this school has established a level of excellence. At Chief Matthews School, we promote a healthy, safe, and fun learning environment that fosters cultural confidence; where motivated learners demonstrate respect for each other and Haida Gwaii.

We are seeking a positive and progressive individual who is motivated to provide a highly successful learning experience for our students. As a teacher here, you must be willing to meet the needs of all students and are willing to learn on the job! Although you will be taking direction in some important aspects, you will be able take action to support the students in their learning and sense of well-being. You must have high expectations of your students and yourself. In a few words; you put students first!

This is a valuable opportunity to become a member of our professional team; sharing, learning and collaborating. We take a team approach to the challenges we face and value each other for our strengths and ideas. Many of our staff have been with us for many years, growing their practice to ensure that our results continue to improve. We are well supported by the Haida Nation, and parents and family are often partners in our journey with students. Making a difference for students is not just a dream at Chief Matthews School, it is our expectation.


Exemplary knowledge and experience teaching Language Arts and Math preferred.

Special Education experience

Bachelors of Education

Current BC Teaching certificate

Other Skills Required:

Working knowledge of or willingness to learn Haida culture

Positive interaction with students, staff, and other community members

Strong organizational skills and a good knowledge of teaching methods


Willingness to work on a variety of school projects that contribute to the professional and cultural goals at the school

Applications must include:

Cover letter and resume

Recent teacher evaluation reports

Three references with contact telephone numbers (one of which must be from the last teaching experience)

Deadline: Monday, December 19thth, 2022 @ 4:00 p.m, or until filled.

Send your application to:

Michael Hart

P.O. Box 6

Masset BC

V0T 1M0


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