Intermediate Teaching Position

Full Time


Gwasala-Nakwaxdaxw School PO Box 1799, 182 Baas Road

Port Hardy, BC V0N 2P0

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There is a full-time intermediate teaching position being offered at Gwasala-Nakwaxdaxw School for the 2024-2025 school year, starting on August 26, 2024. This is a one-year position with the possibility of continuation.

The Gwasala-Nakwaxdaxw School is a band-operated independent school located in Port Hardy, British Columbia that enrols 125 students from Preschool to Grade 7 ( or the Gwasala- Nakwaxdaxw School on Facebook)


Collaborate to successfully manage a classroom and meet individual student goals

Use a variety of assessment data to support the planning of differentiated lessons and ongoing instructional changes necessary to meet student needs

Work positively with students, parents, staff and other community members

Use a variety of programs, strategies, and activities to realize the components of the curriculum and meet the needs of students, including experience with Reading Mastery, Saxon Math, Corrective Reading, Apple devices and apps, regulation strategies and trauma-informed practices

Work with a school-based team and outside agencies to develop plans, deliver instruction and assess effectiveness of intervention to meet the needs of a diverse student population and engage children in extra-curricular activities

Be willing to participate in cultural, school, and community events and learn from parents and community members

Education and Qualifications:

Bachelor’s degree or higher

Valid BC Teaching Certificate

Teaching experience in grades 4-7 is an asset

Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:

Knowledge of current instructional and assessment theory and practice

Knowledge of current theory and practice regarding inclusion, differentiation and diversity

Knowledge of BC Indigenous people and experience working with Indigenous communities

Knowledge of the BC Ministry of Education Building Student Success Curriculum

Ability to work as a team member who can collaborate with a dedicated staff

Willingness to improve practice through professional development

Solid classroom management skills

Experience incorporating technology into teaching practice

Have experience in differentiating and providing inclusive learning opportunities that reflect the unique needs and interests of all students

The closing date for this position is May 1, 2024, at 3:00 PM. Only those short-listed will be contacted. Please fax, mail, or e-mail applications, including a cover letter stating your interest, a current resume listing experience, qualifications and references, as well as a copy of your current teaching certificate to:

Reed Allen – Principal Gwasala-Nakwaxdaxw School

Box 1799, Port Hardy, B.C., V0N 2P0 Tel: Fax: E-mail:


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