Teach For Canada recruits teachers for full-time classroom positions in a First Nation in Northern Ontario and Manitoba. Apply by April 29 for the 2020/2021 school year. 

Interested in applying to teach in the North? We encourage you to submit your application if you:


If you fulfill these requirements, we would love to learn more about you. As an applicant, you will be asked to answer a series of questions that outline your qualifications and work history, confirm your availability for the Summer Enrichment Program, and reflect upon your motivation to teach in a northern First Nation. You will also be asked to upload your resume.


*COVID-19 Update: Teach For Canada is following public health recommendations to take preventative measures to prevent the spread of COVID-19. We will continue to recruit and select teachers and will be moving in-person interviews and activities online. We encourage you to reach out to Teacher Recruitment Managers Gill or Elyse (selection@teachforcanada.ca) with any questions or concerns regarding your application that you may have.


Questions about applying? Check out our Teacher FAQ or email selection@teachforcanada.ca for more information. Please note that Teach For Canada is not able to sponsor work visas or teaching certification at this time.


“If every teacher had the opportunity to come and experience teaching in the North they should. Because you learn a lot about the way children learn, you learn about yourself the kind of teacher that you are, and you learn how to be flexible how to appreciate what’s around you.”

– Angela Fiorletta, Reading Intervention Teacher, North Spirit Lake First Nation