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Career Opportunities

Career Opportunities

Substitute Teachers


Location: All Schools

Competition #: 12785

Open To: Everyone

Date Posted: December 3rd, 2020

Closing Date: Open Ended

Hours Per Week:

  • Are you a retired teacher or a teacher willing to substitute for short term vacancies? 


  • Are you a teacher from outside the province of Alberta and interested in vesting in a second pension plan?


Northland School Division invites interested teachers looking for adventure in Alberta’s north with a desire to contribute to the development of indigenous education to apply for contract casual and itinerant teaching positions. Twenty schools in the division offer instruction in grades K-12 to 1930 students in northern Alberta. Visit our website at www.nsd61.ca  for information on each school/community.

Fluency in and/or knowledge of the Cree or Chipewyan language, English as a Second Language training and cross-cultural experience would be definite assets.  All candidates must be eligible for teacher certification in Alberta.

Teachers looking for rewarding and challenging opportunities are asked to submit a resume, including three supervisory references, to:

Wesley Oginski, Associate Superintendent of Human Resources

Northland School Division

P.O. Bag 1400, Peace River, Alberta T8S 1V2

Phone: (780) 624-2060.  Fax: (780) 624-5914.

Email: applications@nsd61.ca

Master copies of supporting documentation will be maintained at our office and we will contact you should positions become available in your area of specialization and community/communities of interest.

Offers of employment are conditional on receipt of satisfactory criminal record checks from the candidate.