New Job Principal In Northwest Territories



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Location : Northwest Territories

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Department Information

Commission scolaire francophone, Territoires du Nord-Ouest

Job Information

Commission Scolaire is seeking a positive, dynamic and experienced educational leader for the following position:
Principal - Ecolé Boréal
Start Date – August 19, 2023
Reference #: 23247

The ideal applicant will be a strong and dedicated educator with training and exemplary experience as teacher and educational leader. They will be known for their high standards of professionalism and will be strong team players dedicated to working well with and earning the respect of the students, staff, colleagues and community.
The principal is the key member of the regional educational leadership team focused on improving literacy (reading) and numeracy achievement results.
Commission Scolaire is committed to:
  • student success and achievement (literacy, numeracy and social responsibility priorities)
  • student-centered education
  • promotion of French language & culture
  • collaborative and empowering leadership
  • staff and program development
Candidates should have:
  • prior school leadership experience
  • demonstrated excellence as a teacher and instructional leader;
  • effective organizational and management skills;
  • the understanding and ability to effectively develop a collegial learning environment and a collaborative workplace;
  • demonstrated leadership in supervision of learning and the development of professional learning communities;
  • a track record of professionalism, successful modeling and implementation of universal principles for working and learning together; and,
  • a positive working relationship with all members of the school community.

Salary: dependent on qualifications - ranging from $84,669 to $136,6944 per annum, plus a very attractive benefits package including a Principal’s Allowance, a Northern Allowance of $5,282, and relocation expenses.
For more information, the NWT Teachers' Association Collective Agreement is online:

Interested applicants are required to submit the following documentation by February 3, 2023
  • cover letter, resume and names of at least 3 references (must include current supervisor),
  • statement (1 page max.) outlining your educational/leadership philosophy


Yvonne Careen
Directrice générale/superintendent
Commission scolaire francophone Territoires du Nord-Ouest
Telephone: (867) 873-6555
Fax: (867) 873-5644
Email: [email protected]
P.O. Box 1980
Yellowknife NT, NT, X0E 2P5

Only those chosen for an interview will be contacted.

The successful applicants will be offered term positions of up to a maximum of five (5) years in accordance with the Education Act. Principals must also obtain a certificate of eligibility as Principal within two years of becoming a principal in the NWT [Ed Act, Section 65].

GNWT Inquiries

General Inquiries Only:

Hay River HR Client Service Centre
Department of Finance
Government of the Northwest Territories
Tel (867) 874-5085
[email protected]

Note: If you do not receive electronic notification confirming receipt of your application, please follow up via telephone.