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Employment Opportunities


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School District 87 Teaching Postings

Positions occasionally become available in Stikine. We are dedicated to hiring leaders who are committed to education and have the capacity to faciltate growth for teachers, students and educational partners, alike.

Check this page periodically.
For further information and careers with SD 87 check Make a Future

We only accept applications for advertised positions. Teaching positions are posted within the region and the School District.


EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY
Competition # 18-30
Middle School
Full Time Continuing
Dease Lake School

Are you a qualified Teacher?  Would you like to live in a small community?  Teach in a school with small class sizes?  Would you like a change of scenery?  Does northern living interest you?  Do you like the outdoors?  What if you could go fishing, hiking, snowshoeing, canoeing, kayaking, snowmobiling, hunting, quadding, boating, skiing, mountain biking and more right from your doorstep?  If any of this, appeals to you then Dease Lake is the place for you.  The amazing region of the Stikine is a wilderness explorer’s paradise and an area with some of the most stunning natural beauty you will see anywhere.  Dease Lake offers a great family lifestyle with affordable living.  There are many opportunities for spousal employment as well.  Dease Lake is home to the Tahltan First Nation so you will be immersed in First Nations culture and traditions.

School District No 87 offers the highest salaries in the province, a relocation allowance upon arrival followed with an additional amount at the end of 2 years, an isolation allowance, annual personal travel allowances for employee and dependents living with them, a substantial professional development package and an excellent benefit package(100% medical, extended health, dental and group health insurance).  We also supply modern teacher accommodation at a reasonable rent.  Please view our website at http://www.sd87.bc.ca/

We welcome teachers who have:

  • exceptional interpersonal skills,
  • education and experience in teaching High School,
  • the ability to work in a cross cultural setting,
  • excellent teaching, planning and assessment skills,
  • the ability to connect with students in trusting and supportive ways, clarify problems and challenges, and restore harmony and respect,
  • willingness to engage in the communities and northern lifestyle,
  • sound knowledge of provincial curricula,
  • strong classroom management skills,
  • a commitment to employing differentiated instruction and effective formative assessment,
  • a team player committed to the belief that all students can learn,
  • successful experience with the integration of First Nations Language and Culture,

This teaching assignment will include middle school and may include secondary courses as fitting the needs of the school and abilities of the teacher.  Dease Lake School offers a K-12 program.

For further information, please contact Mr. Mike Gordon, Superintendent of Schools at 250-771-4440. 
Applications with supporting documentation including references, proof of B.C. certification and T.Q.S. should be submitted to:

Mike Gordon, Superintendent
School District No. 87 (Stikine)
P.O. Box 190, Dease Lake, BC  V0C 1L0
Phone: (250) 771-4440       Fax: (250) 771-4441
Email: mike.gordon@sd87.bc.ca

This position will start immediately and will remain open until filled..


EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY
Competition # 18-20
Secondary Math, Science and Electives
Full Time Continuing
Dease Lake School

Are you a qualified Teacher?  Would you like to live in a small community?  Teach in a school with small class sizes?  Would you like a change of scenery?  Does northern living interest you?  Do you like the outdoors?  What if you could go fishing, hiking, snowshoeing, canoeing, kayaking, snowmobiling, hunting, quadding, boating, skiing, mountain biking and more right from your doorstep?  If any of this, appeals to you then Dease Lake is the place for you.  The amazing region of the Stikine is a wilderness explorer’s paradise and an area with some of the most stunning natural beauty you will see anywhere.  Dease Lake offers a great family lifestyle with affordable living.  There are many opportunities for spousal employment as well.  Dease Lake is home to the Tahltan First Nation so you will be immersed in First Nations culture and traditions.

School District No 87 offers the highest salaries in the province, a relocation allowance upon arrival followed with an additional amount at the end of 2 years, an isolation allowance, annual personal travel allowances for employee and dependents living with them, a substantial professional development package and an excellent benefit package(100% medical, extended health, dental and group health insurance).  We also supply modern teacher accommodation at a reasonable rent.  Please view our website at http://www.sd87.bc.ca/

We welcome teachers who have:

  • exceptional interpersonal skills,
  • education and experience in teaching High School,
  • the ability to work in a cross cultural setting,
  • excellent teaching, planning and assessment skills,
  • the ability to connect with students in trusting and supportive ways, clarify problems and challenges, and restore harmony and respect,
  • willingness to engage in the communities and northern lifestyle,
  • sound knowledge of provincial curricula,
  • strong classroom management skills,
  • a commitment to employing differentiated instruction and effective formative assessment,
  • a team player committed to the belief that all students can learn,
  • successful experience with the integration of First Nations Language and Culture,

Dease Lake School offers a K-12 program to approximately 100 students.
This position will start Immediately.

For further information, please contact Mr. Mike Gordon, Superintendent of Schools at 250-771-4440. 

Applications with supporting documentation including references, proof of B.C. certification and T.Q.S. should be submitted to:

Mike Gordon
School District No.87 (Stikine)
P.O. Box 190, Dease Lake, BC  V0C 1L0
Phone:  (250) 771-4440
Fax:  (250) 771-4441
E-mail: mike.gordon@sd87.bc.ca


EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY
Competition # 18-14
Shop/Trades Teacher
Full Time Continuing
Dease Lake School

Are you a qualified Teacher?  Would you like to live in a small community?  Teach in a school with small class sizes?  Would you like a change of scenery?  Does northern living interest you?  Do you like the outdoors?  What if you could go fishing, hiking, snowshoeing, canoeing, kayaking, snowmobiling, hunting, quadding, boating, skiing, mountain biking and more right from your doorstep?  If any of this, appeals to you then Dease Lake is the place for you.  The amazing region of the Stikine is a wilderness explorer’s paradise and an area with some of the most stunning natural beauty you will see anywhere.  Dease Lake offers a great family lifestyle with affordable living.  There are opportunities for spousal employment as well.  Dease Lake is home to the Tahltan First Nation so you will be immersed in First Nations culture and traditions.

School District No 87 offers the highest salaries in the province, a relocation allowance upon arrival followed with an additional amount at the end of 2 years, an isolation allowance, annual personal travel allowances for employee and dependents living with them, a substantial professional development package and an excellent benefit package(100% medical, extended health, dental and group health insurance).  We also supply modern teacher accommodation at a reasonable rent.  Please view our website at http://www.sd87.bc.ca/

Necessary Qualifications include:

  • Recent successful teaching experience and/or training at the secondary level;
  • Tech Education specialty (Metalwork and Woodwork);
  • Recent successful experience teaching of Metalwork and Woodwork at the middle /secondary level;
  • Willingness to teach other subjects as/when needed;
  • Willingness to teach shop class within the applied design, skills & technology (ADST) framework.

We welcome teachers who have:

  • the ability to work in a cross cultural setting,
  • the ability to connect with students in trusting and supportive ways, clarify problems and challenges, and restore harmony and respect,
  • a team player committed to the belief that all students can learn,

Dease Lake School offers a K-12 program to approximately 100 students. This position will start Immediately.

For further information, please contact Mr. Mike Gordon, Superintendent of Schools at 250-771-4440.  Applications with supporting documentation including references, proof of B.C. certification and T.Q.S. should be submitted to:

Mike Gordon
School District No.87 (Stikine)
P.O. Box 190, Dease Lake, BC  V0C 1L0
Phone:  (250) 771-4440
Fax:  (250) 771-4441

E-mail: mike.gordon@sd87.bc.ca


EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY
Competition # 18-02
0.5 Learning Support Teacher, Continuing
Dease Lake School

Starting Immediately, 2018

School District No 87 offers the highest salaries in the province, a relocation allowance upon arrival followed with an additional amount at the end of 2 years, an isolation allowance, annual personal travel allowances for employee and dependents living with them, a substantial professional development package and an excellent benefit package(100% medical, extended health, dental and group health insurance).  We also supply modern teacher accommodation at a reasonable rent. 
We welcome teachers who have:

  • exceptional interpersonal skills,
  • education and experience with teaching subjects typically taught in Middle School and High School,
  • the ability to work in a cross cultural setting,
  • excellent teaching, planning and assessment skills,
  • the ability to connect with students in trusting and supportive ways, clarify problems and challenges, and restore harmony and respect,
  • willingness to engage in the communities and northern lifestyle,
  • sound knowledge of provincial curricula,
  • strong classroom management skills,
  • a commitment to employing differentiated instruction and effective formative assessment,
  • a team player committed to the belief that all students can learn,
  • successful experience with the integration of First Nations Language and Culture,
  • Education and/or formal training in special education, and/or reading instruction as an area of specialization

For further information, please contact Mr. Glyn Howell, Principal of Dease Lake School at 250-771-4321. 

Applications with supporting documentation including references, proof of B.C. certification and T.Q.S. should be submitted to:

Mike Gordon
School District No.87 (Stikine)
P.O. Box 190, Dease Lake, BC  V0C 1L0
Phone:  (250) 771-4440
Fax:  (250) 771-4441
E-mail: mike.gordon@sd87.bc.ca


EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY
Competition # 16-02
Teachers Teaching on Call K-12
Dease Lake School

The Stikine is a progressive northern District in British Columbia that is currently looking for Teachers on Call for Dease Lake School, which is located in Dease Lake, British Columbia.  The school is a K-12 school with a student population of 100 students. The school staff has worked hard to develop a common purpose, mission, values and vision in order to support decision-making and goal attainment.   The school, through its student services model, staffing ratio and district support is poised to take the next step towards becoming a quality school that responds to individual student needs.  

The District requires Teachers on Call to be flexible with teaching assignments and adaptable to the diverse needs of multi-graded classroom students. The successful applicants should possess the following:

  • Excellent teaching, planning and assessment skills
  • Knowledge of IRPs and Learning Outcomes
  • Understanding of differentiated instruction
  • Knowledge of experiential learning and the ability to adopt curriculum
  • The ability to connect with students in trusting and supportive ways
  • Understanding and appreciation of First Nation’s language and culture

For further information, please contact Mr. Mike Gordon, Superintendent of Schools at 250-771-4440.  Applications with supporting documentation including references, proof of BC certification and TQS should be submitted to:

Mike Gordon, Superintendent
School District No. 87 (Stikine)
P.O. Box 190, Dease Lake, BC  V0C 1L0
Phone: (250) 771-4440       Fax: (250) 771-4441
Email: mike.gordon@sd87.bc.ca

Applications will be accepted until this position is filled.


EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY
Competition 18-29
PRINCIPAL
Atlin School

Applications are invited for the Principalship of Atlin School, located in Atlin, British Columbia. Atlin is located in the North West corner of the province only two hours from Whitehorse, Yukon. Atlin is in one of the most picturesque locations in the world.

School District No. 87 (Stikine) and all staff are extremely committed to its students.  The district offers commendable support to its staff through leadership development, mentoring and professional development.  The Stikine seeks professional staff that are committed to building human capacity and modeling leadership.

Atlin School offers K to 12 in the school for approximately 30 students.  The school staff works hard to build the capacity of our students by demonstrating an ethic of care and working toward achieving academic excellence.

We are seeking a leader who has strong communication and liaison skills, excellent teaching skills and who is committed to excellence in education to support staff and student growth.  The assignment is scheduled to commence January 1, 2019.

Candidates are expected to possess:

  • personal attributes including: integrity, consideration, courage, dedication and flexibility;
  • an understanding of the elements of learning and formative assessment strategies;
  • strong leadership, communication and managerial skills;
  • a desire to learn from and work with First Nations students and community;
  • a Masters Degree in education or enrolment in a graduate program;
  • a desire to experience life in a rural community
  • the ability and commitment to work collaboratively with students, staff, parents and the community.

For additional information, please contact Mr. Mike Gordon, Superintendent of Schools at 250-771-4440.  Applications containing details of education, experience and references are to be submitted to:

Mike Gordon, Superintendent
School District No. 87 (Stikine)
P.O. Box 190, Dease Lake, BC  V0C 1L0
Phone: (250) 771-4440       Fax: (250) 771-4441
Email: mike.gordon@sd87.bc.ca

Applications will be accepted until this position is filled.


EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY

Competition # 17-14

Teachers Teaching on Call K-12
Atlin School

The Stikine is a progressive northern District in British Columbia that is currently looking for Teachers on Call for Atlin School, which is located in Atlin, British Columbia.  The school is a K-12 school with a student population of 30 students.

The District requires Teachers on Call to be flexible with teaching assignments and adaptable to the diverse needs of multi-graded classroom students. The successful applicants should possess the following:

  • Excellent teaching, planning and assessment skills
  • Knowledge of IRPs and Learning Outcomes
  • Understanding of differentiated instruction
  • Knowledge of experiential learning and the ability to adopt curriculum
  • The ability to connect with students in trusting and supportive ways
  • Understanding and appreciation of First Nation’s language and culture

 

Applications with supporting documentation including references, proof of B.C. certification and T.Q.S. should be submitted to:

Mike Gordon, Superintendent
School District No. 87 (Stikine)
P.O. Box 190, Dease Lake, BC  V0C 1L0
Phone: (250) 771-4440       Fax: (250) 771-4441
Email: mike.gordon@sd87.bc.ca

Applications will be accepted until this position is filled.


 School District 87 CUPE Job Postings

Positions occasionally become available in Stikine. We have Student Assistants, Special Education Assistants, Youth Care Workers, Headstart Supervisors, Noon Hour Supervisors, Custodians, Maintenance and Secretarial positions as well as a Computer Technician.

Check this page periodically.
For further information and careers with SD 87 check Make a Future

We only accept applications for advertised positions. Most of our CUPE positions are posted within the region and the School District.

 


EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY
Competition #18-24
Youth Care Worker
Dease Lake School

Dease Lake School is now accepting applications for the position of Youth Care Worker effective immediately. 

This is a temporary position for 23 hours per week. Terms and conditions of employment are governed by C.U.P.E. (local 3234) collective agreement.

The Youth Care Worker:

  1. fosters in each student those personal characteristics which enable them to cope in social settings and participate successfully in classroom situations;
  2. provides individual support and counselling to those at-risk students in the classroom, in independent situations, and in out-of-school situations which support programs goals;
  3. consults and coordinates with other Agencies or personnel as needed

The successful candidate will:

  • have Grade 12 education or equivalent
  • be able to work under the supervision of the principal
  • be aware of Aboriginal concerns and issues
  • be community minded
  • be willing to work with social issues
  • possess a valid class 5 BC driver’s license
  • possess Post-Secondary training in a helping profession field such as counselling or youth care work
  • possess conflict resolution training
  • be willing to commit to in-service and training
  • possess some knowledge and skills in areas of sports, recreation and leisure time activities.

Applicants must be prepared to undergo a criminal record check.  Posting will close upon the appointment of a suitable candidate. Applications containing details of education, experience and references can be sent to:

Glynn Howell, Principal Dease Lake School
P.O. Box 280, Dease Lake, BC  V0C 1L0
Phone: (250) 771 - 4321
Fax: (250) 771 - 4343
Email:  glynn.howell@sd87.bc.ca

 


EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY

Competition # 18-28

  Student Assistant
 Denetia School

Denetia School is now accepting applications for the position of Student Assistant.  The position is 20 hours per week temporary until December 21, 2018.  Terms and conditions of employment are governed by C.U.P.E. (Local 3234) collective agreement.

The successful applicant should have:

  1. grade 12 education or equivalent;
  2. exceptional interpersonal skills;
  3. the ability to work closely with the school, parents and students;
  4. experience as Student Assistant and training would be a definite asset.

 

Applicants must undergo a criminal record search prior to commencing the position.

For further information, please contact Ms. Jennifer Riley, Principal, at 250-779-3381. Applications containing details of education, experience and references are to be submitted by Monday, October 22, 2018 at 4:00 p.m. to:

Ms. Jennifer Riley, Principal
Denetia School
P.O. Box 40, Lower PostBC  V0C 1W0
Phone: (250) 779-3381
Fax:     (250)  779-3316
Email: jennifer.riley@sd87.bc.ca