Debate Instructor

Debate Instructor

Debate Instructor 2023 – 2024 Academic Year

Located in the beautiful Cowichan Valley on Vancouver Island, Brentwood College School is committed to making our school the best place to learn and work. As one of the top boarding high schools in North America, we offer a vibrant culture, competitive compensation, a diverse student body, and an absolutely stunning oceanfront campus. Our Admissions motto is #choosetobe and this applies to our faculty as well.

Your Opportunity:

Are you passionate about the art of debate? Do you have the dedication to nurture young minds and help them find their voices? If so, we have the perfect opportunity for you to teach one block of Debate at the secondary level on Monday, Wednesday and Friday afternoons each week.

As a Debate Instructor at Brentwood, you will have the opportunity to shape the future leaders and confident communicators of tomorrow. You’ll work in a supportive environment that values professional growth and encourages innovation. If you can picture yourself at a school where every student actively contributes to academics, passionately pursues the arts, competes with pride wearing our school insignia, and embraces life away from home, then Brentwood might just be the welcoming community you’ve been seeking.

Working at Brentwood isn’t your typical teaching experience. With over 80% of our students residing on campus, we take on the responsibility and privilege of creating a true home away from home. Our tripartite system places equal value on academics, arts, and athletics, setting high expectations for all students and educators alike. Our unique scheduling allows for a wealth of opportunities for both students and faculty, fostering an environment of choice and growth. And let’s not forget about the food! Our renowned Food Services Team is celebrated for crafting delectable and diverse meals. Picture savoring these culinary delights while gazing out over the ocean toward the majestic Mt. Baker.

Your Qualifications and Experience:

  • BC teaching certification or Letter or Permission to instruct Debate classes
  • Experience as a fine arts educator (institutional, community–based or private), and ideally, teaching Debate classes in a high school environment
  • Familiarity with Grade 9 -12 BC Art curriculum an asset


Criminal Record Check clearance is a condition of initial and ongoing employment.

We encourage you to review the full Position Profile on our website before applying.


If you are ready to make a difference in the lives of students and share your passion for debate, we encourage you to apply. Please submit your resume and a cover letter detailing your qualifications and enthusiasm for this role to [email protected] before September 22, 2023.


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