French Immersion Teachers - K -12

PostedApr 21

Yellowknife Catholic Schools

Invites qualified applications for:


K-12 French Immersion Teachers

Start Date:  2020/2021 School Year



  • Must be bilingual (French/English)
  • Bachelor of Education (specialization in French Immersion preferred)
  • Must hold or be eligible for a N.W.T. Teaching Certificate
  • Preference will be given to Catholic candidates
  • Preference will be given to those with relevant teaching experiences
  • Preference will be given to those with experience/education in some or all of the following: literacy, numeracy, differentiated instruction, fine arts and authentic assessment
  • Knowledge in teaching a second language methodology
  • Must have an understanding and appreciation for the French culture
  • Understand how to integrate spirituality and faith into teaching practices
  • Must work as a team member in planning, delivery and assessment of programs and students
  • Organizational skills, initiative and a strong team focus are required
  • Knowledge of and experience in the effective use of technology as a teaching and learning tool
  • Experience teaching in northern communities and an understanding of Aboriginal cultures would also be an asset
  • A criminal records check is a requirement

Salary range is $68,584 to $121,762.  The actual rate of pay will depend on receipt of an NWT teacher certification and grid placement as determined by the GNWT Department of Education. 


Closing date: Open until filled


Submit resume and references to:


Yellowknife Catholic Schools

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

Yellowknife NT X1A 2P4

Tel (867) 766-7408

Fax (867) 766-7401

Email: cathy.zenko@ycs.nt.ca


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