Assistant Principal

PostedJun 29

Yellowknife Catholic Schools

invites qualified applicants for an:


Assistant Principal (School To Be Determined)

Position: 2021/2022 School Year  |  Start Date: August 24, 2021


Required Education and Recommended Knowledge, Qualifications and Experience

  • Is a practicing Catholic
  • Knowledge of the NWT JK - 12 curriculum
  • Previous experience in a leadership role is an asset
  • Must have a minimum of 5 years of teaching experience
  • Knowledge of inclusionary philosophy and techniques
  • Applicants should indicate if they possess or are working towards a Masters Degree
  • Applicants must possess the necessary credentials to obtain NWT certification
  • Bilingual (French/English) is an asset
  • NWT Principalship Certification is an asset

Required Skills and Abilities

  • Ability to inspire and build a Catholic Christian community
  • Demonstrated ability as an instructional leader
  • Ability to motivate staff to create a strong working team
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Excellent organizational skills 
  • Ability to problem solve
  • Strong technology skills
  • Must be flexible, energetic, and a visionary
  • Ability to perform in a cross-cultural setting

Closing date: Open until filled


Submit your resume with references to:


March Gacayan



Yellowknife Catholic Schools

P.O. Box 1830, 5124 - 49th Street

Yellowknife NT X1A 2P4

Tel (867) 766-7400

Fax (867) 766-7401


When submitting your resume, please clearly indicate if you are Catholic and if you qualify under the Affirmative Action Policy


We appreciate all applicants for their interest in this position. However, only applicants who qualify for an interview will be contacted.