Teach For Canada recruits teachers for full-time classroom positions in a First Nation in Northern Ontario and Manitoba. Applications for fall 2020 are now closed. Applications will reopen in late fall 2020 – stay tuned! 

Interested in applying to teach in the North? We encourage you to submit your application when they reopen in late fall 2020 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.


Questions about applying to teach in the North?


Read our FAQ to learn more or email selection@teachforcanada.ca for more information.




“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