Northwest Territories Teachers' Association (NWTTA) Contract 2016-2020

On December 5, 2013, members of the NWTTA and YK1 negotiations committees signed a new 4-year collective agreement.

Effective September 1, 2013, the contract runs until August 31, 2016.


United Steelworkers (USW) Contract 2012-2015

On May 3, 2013, members of the USW and YK1 negotiations committees ratified a new 3-year collective agreement.

Retroactive to July 1, 2012, the contract runs until June 30, 2015.

Employee and Family Assistance Program brochure


Application for NWT Teacher Certification & Salary Evaluation

All those eligible for certification as a teacher in Northwest Territories must complete this Government of the Northwest Territories Application for NWT Teacher Certification & Salary Evaluation to receive your certification, as well as have your salary evaluation for pay grid placement purposes.  NWT certification is an employment requirement for Yellowknife Education District No. 1 teachers.


Duty Travel Rates

Effective November 22, 2016 YK1 will follow the NWTTA Collective Agreement with the GNWT for duty travel reimbursement.  Please refer to Article B4 - Duty Travel for authorized duty travel reimbursement rates.

CLICK HERE for a summary page.

NOTE:  NWTTA Personal PD expenses are not included in these rates.  For NWTTA claims you must provide receipts to be reimbursed for meals etc.