75-TE-09 Band Teacher (Grade 5-8), 100 % Term

Position: Band Teacher (Grade 5-8)

Responsible for teaching Grade 7 Math

Employment Status: 100 % Term ***

School/Location: Winkler Elementary School & Parkland Elementary School

Start Date: January 4, 2010 to June 30, 2010 or sooner 

Qualifications and Experience:

  1. Hold or be eligible to hold a valid Manitoba Teaching Certificate
  2. Experience and/or training in the advertised position
  3. Demonstrates GVSD Core Competencies
  4. Satisfactory Pre-Employment Security Check
  5. Ability to relate to the school community and community value base

                 * The above represents general core qualifications for the position and may vary as necessary to the operations of the school/program. 

Salary and Benefits:

The compensation package for this position is in accordance with the Collective Agreement between the Garden Valley School Division and the Garden Valley Teachers’ Association.

Winkler Elementary School is a K-8 school in the heart of Winkler with a student population of approximately 600. Students are offered a full range of academic programs including junior high Home Economics and Industrial Arts, French and German as second language options, and a band program starting in grade five. The school is particularly noted for its choirs and vocal and instrumental extra-curricular jazz groups.

 Parkland Elementary School, located in a growing subdivision in the north western part of the City of Winkler, is a dynamic and innovative Grades K-8 school.  It has a student enrolment of approximately 455, a professional staff of 27 and a support staff of 22.  Parkland Elementary School has a proud tradition of excellence in academics, technology education, and fine arts programs.  The school is supported by a progressive and thriving community which values education.


You are invited to complete and submit a Garden Valley School Division Teacher application, available on our website at www.gvsd.ca. While we prefer to accept applications electronically, you may also submit an application by fax, by regular mail, or in person to:

 The Human Resources Department

Garden Valley School Division

Box 1330, 750 Triple E Boulevard

Winkler, MB  R6W 1E7  Tel: (204) 325-8335; Fax: (204) 325-4132; E-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 Closing Date: Open until Filled

How to Apply

Only those applications that are complete will be considered for the current posting(s)


External Postings – open for all public, currently contracted and substitute teachers to apply

Internal Postings – open for all GVSD teachers holding a Limited Term Teacher General Contract (Term), Teacher General Contract (Permanent), Form 2 Contract (Permanent)

Complete Application – Internal – GVSD Staff currently 

Complete Application – External Postings

  • Internal Application Form; which is available at each school and or website
  • Resume including three references
  • Final Transcripts – if not on file
  • Cover Letter to specific positing / posting No.
  • Application Form – including education philosophy and three references
  • Resume
  • Copy of Final Transcripts if graduated; interim transcripts for final year students
  • Copy of most recent evaluation
  • Copy of MB Teaching Certificate (wallet size)
  • Applicant to note all documents not included with application and estimate time to supply same


Programs & Services

programs services sm 2Garden Valley School Division is committed to a philosophy of service to children. The division seeks to provide a balanced education, recognizing the importance of children’s intellectual, social, moral, spiritual and physical needs. A student's journey typically begins in Kindergarten, where teachers and programs prepare students for a future positive orientation towards education.

The division aims to provide educational programs and learning options that meet the needs of every student. Each school in GVSD is a special learning community, where classroom and school activities support students as they grow and learn.

Please visit our Programs and Services links to find out more about how the division is supporting our learners.