Pay and benefits
Teacher pay and benefits fall under a myriad of resources and are considered a teacher's "total compensation" package. Access information based on employment location, career stage, and current life event or need below.
Teacher group benefit plans provides coverage for medical, dental and life insurance.
Find out more about the collective agreement for your local
Find a teaching job
Educators can find open teaching positions through these resources
Leaves of absence
While employed by a school division, teachers are entitled to various leaves of absence.
Pension and retirement information
Teachers belong to the Alberta Teachers' Retirement Fund, which provides pension benefits to teachers upon retirement.
Teacher Qualifications Service
TQS evaluates teachers' coursework, official transcripts and years of education for salary purposes.