Early Years Teacher - Grade 1/2
Maple Leaf School
Morden, MB


Job Title: Teacher – Grade 1/2

Job Advertisement #: 2019MLS022

Job Type: Full-Time; Limited Term (September 3, 2019 – June 30, 2020)

Location: Maple Leaf School

Salary: As per Collective Agreement

Closing Date: Application review will begin May 30th, 2019, and continue until the position has been filled.

An eligibility list may be created for similar positions and will remain in effect for 1 month.


Western School Division invites applications for an Early Years Teacher at Maple Leaf School, to teach a Grade 1/2 class for the 2019-2020 school year.

The successful candidate must be a qualified teacher possessing a valid Manitoba teaching certificate, or the ability to obtain such. The successful candidate must demonstrate the following: a child-centered approach; an understanding of early years philosophy; a commitment to the development of literacy and numeracy, and the use of a variety of current teaching strategies and classroom structures; excellent classroom management; as well as demonstrate excellent verbal and written communication skills; superior interpersonal skills; and be able to teach Early Start French.

Highly desirable attributes include: knowledge of social justice issues and incorporating this knowledge into teaching; the understanding and application of intervention at the classroom level; a commitment to teacher leadership and collaboration; a commitment to professional development in the trade; experience teaching in a multi-level classroom.

A condition of employment with Western School Division is a satisfactory Criminal Record Check, Vulnerable Sector Search, Child Abuse Registry Checkand an agreement by the applicant to disclose criminal record and/or Abuse Registry record information to the Division. The successful candidate will be responsible for any service charges incurred. Persons must present this information prior to their first day of work.

Additional information about the Division and its schools is available online at www.westernsd.mb.ca, Schools tab.

We thank all for applying but only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.

How to Apply

Please visit our website at www.westernsd.mb.ca,complete the Employment Application Form – Teacher, and submit to:

Western School Division

Attn.: Human Resources, Job Advertisement #2019MLS022

Unit 4-75 Thornhill Street

Morden, Manitoba R6M 1P2

Fax: 204.822.4262

Job Type: Full-time


  • Manitoba Teaching Certificate (Required)