Teacher, Grade 4, Junior School
Full-time, March – June
Exciting Opportunity for an Extraordinary Teacher
At Crofton House School, we inspire girls to discover and pursue their personal excellence from the first day of Junior Kindergarten to Grade 12 and beyond. Grounded in a belief in the power of all-girls education, Crofton House School fosters a strong sense of community amongst educators, staff, students and families. Here, everyone can contribute to the strength of our learning community – including you.
Crofton House School is seeking an experienced Grade 4 teacher. You will be part of a collaborative teaching team supporting the positive growth and development of young girls in the Junior School. Fulfill your vision as an educator by joining this dynamic school community with motivated students, abundant resources, inspirational colleagues and supportive parents. Teaching and learning is guided and enriched by the principles of a student-centred, collaborative approach with an inquiry-based focus to deepen learning for young students.
Work in an all girls environment guided by research and best practice in girls education
Establish a day-to-day connection and belonging in a vibrant Junior School community (Junior Kindergarten to Grade 7)
Collaborate with a team of dedicated professionals that embrace school values of courage, creativity, and citizenship
Teach in Grade 4 classroom
Support student learning and instruction in partnership with support teachers, educational assistants and learning resource team
Participate in a dynamic professional development network
Enjoy leadership in co-curricular activities
Integrate meaningful technology into student learning
Employees of Crofton House School receive competitive compensation and generous support for professional, educational and leadership development
Support the social emotional needs of Grade 4 girls in a homeroom setting
Teach the Grade 4 curriculum in a team-based approach
Plan and implement dynamic, interactive lessons
Develop a student-centred, inquiry-focussed classroom culture
Work collaboratively with Grade 4 teaching team to support all learners
Provide personalized instruction and learning support for individual students
Enhance the experience for diverse learners
Integrate meaningful technology into teaching and learning
Provide supervision of students during non-instructional time
Establish a strong parent partnership
Engage in ongoing teacher professional growth
Participate in school wide events and experiences including outdoor education, service projects, and leadership development
Participate in a comprehensive co-curricular program
B.C. Ministry of Education Certificate or Independent School Certification
Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent and qualifications to teach at a Middle School level
Previous experience teaching at the Middle School level
Demonstrable awareness of the learning styles of girls and young women
Collaborative and energetic with a passion for teaching
Excellent written and oral communication skills
Demonstrated ability to be innovative, flexible, highly organized with attention to detail
Energy, commitment, and readiness to participate in the co-curricular program and the diverse life of the school community
Employment and Application Details:
Position is scheduled to start at the end of March. There is opportunity for the successful candidate to TOC earlier in the month to facilitate a smooth handover from the current teacher.
Employees of Crofton House School receive competitive compensation and generous support for professional, educational and leadership development. Please note that applicants must be able to legally work in Canada.
Apply online at www.croftonhouse.ca/careers by January 22, 2021. We thank all candidates in advance. We will, however, contact only those selected for an interview. No phone calls, please. Please note that applicants must be able to legally work in Canada.
About Crofton House School
Crofton House School is a university preparatory day school for girls from junior kindergarten to grade 12. Set on a beautiful ten-acre campus in Vancouver, we offer an inclusive, supportive community of dedicated teachers, involved parents, and enthusiastic students. Collaborative, student-centred, inquiry-based education and world-class facilities create a unique learning environment where each girl can reach her full potential.
To apply for this job please visit www.croftonhouse.ca.