Health and Physical Education Teacher

  • CompanyChippewas of the Thames First Nation Board of Education
  • Job TypeEducation
  • Job TypeFull Time
  • Education / CredentialsA valid Ontario Teacher's Certificate and an Undergraduate degree
  • ResumeRequired
  • Cover LetterRequired
  • Application Deadline04/11/2024

Job Description

Chippewas of the Thames First Nation Board of Education is currently accepting applications for:

Health and Physical Education Teacher

Application deadline: April 11, 2024 by 4:00PM


We are the Anishinaabeg of Deshkan Ziibiing, also known as Chippewas of the Thames First Nation. We call ourselves Anishinbek, which means the original people. We are known as the Ojibway, a Nation of the Algonquin language family who originally migrated to the Great Lakes area from the north-eastern region of North America. Our political alliances are with the Odawa (Ottawa) and Bodaywadami (Pottawatomi), who form the Three Fires Confederacy. We have a modern air-conditioned school with a full-sized double-gym, outdoor track, a full cafeteria and a new library. Class sizes are small and well stocked with current resources, a SmartBoard and ample access to current technology.


  • A valid Ontario Teacher’s Certificate and an Undergraduate degree
  • Additional qualifications are an asset
  • Be in good standing with OCT
  • Clean CPIC/Vulnerable Sector is required upon offer of employment
  • First Aid Qualifications
  • Bring a creative, innovative, and positive approach to teaching
  • Excellent classroom management, organization and planning skills
  • Ability to communicate with parents, students, and co-workers in a respectful and supportive manner
  • Works with a high standard of integrity
  • Excellent oral, written, communication, facilitation and presentation skills

If you come work for us, there are some things to expect:

  • Competitive salaries
  • Teachers are provided with a Learning Support Worker (LSW) in their classroom
  • Teachers are provided with a classroom budget for materials, resources, supplies etc.
  • We have small classroom sizes
  • The ability to register with our pension plan after 6 months of employment
  • Benefits providing comprehensive coverage
  • In the summer, teachers can complete an AQ of their choice, and be reimbursed

HOURS OF WORK: Monday-Friday from 8:30 AM – 4:00 PM (7.5-hour days)

SALARY: dependent on qualifications and experience ranges from $44,601.00 – $102,995.00

INTERESTED APPLICANTS: Please forward a complete package including a current resume with a photocopy of qualifications, two work-related and one personal reference. A recent police check, including the vulnerable sector, will be required once a candidate is selected.

Human Resources Department

Chippewas of the Thames First Nation Board of Education

324 Chippewa Road, Muncey, ON N0L 1Y0

NOTE: Only applicants who qualify for an interview will be contacted. Preference will be given to Indigenous applicants. Chippewas of the Thames First Nation is an equal opportunity employer.