Competition #23-04


 Elementary Teacher

Alvin A. McKay Elementary School

Nisga’a School District No. 92


Nisgaa School District No. 92 invites applications for a Elementary Teacher at Alvin A. McKay Elementary School. Reporting directly to the principal, this is a full-time position starting September 1, 2023.

Nisga’a School District is located in the majestic and breathtakingly beautiful Nass valley in northwestern British Columbia. The district encompasses the traditional treaty territory of the Nisga’a Nation along the Nass River. People from around the world are drawn to Nisga’a lands to experience diverse outdoor explorations, including the volcano, Lava Bed Park, natural hot springs, fishing, hiking, hunting, kayaking/canoeing, biking, sledding, etc., as well as to encounter Nisga’a culture.

The Nisga’a School District is currently partnered with the Harvard Graduate School of Education through the Deeper Learning Dozen community of practice which is seeking to radically transform education for more equitable outcomes for students.  We are also partnering with MIT’s Learning Lab, working with Peter Senge and Mette Boll on building compassionate learning systems. Together, these initiatives provide an exclusive leading edge in professional learning that links system transformation, place-based learning, embedding Nisga’a language, culture, knowledge and worldviews, and truth and reconciliation. with exceptional instructional practice.

If you are interested in joining our journey, you will engage in unparalleled opportunities and experiences that will enrich you personally and professionally.

Additional incentives:

The successful candidate will have demonstrated:

Qualifications and Experience:

We thank all applicants and advise that only those short-listed will be contacted.  For further clarification please contact Martha Swinn, Principal, at Alvin A. McKay Elementary School at


Should you have any questions regarding this posting, please contact our Human Resources Department.   Please include a resume and cover letter including three reference letters to the Human Resource Department @, no later than April 30, 2023.

Please click here to view our School District welcome video!


Job Posting #23-04

Human Resource Department

Nisgaa School District No. 92

Box 240

New Aiyansh, BC  V0J 1A0