Associate Teacher, Junior School (Kindergarten – Grade 7)
Full-time Fixed-term Contract
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. Bound by 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.
We are looking for a full-time Associate Teacher to join us on a one year fixed-term contract with the possibility of extending for an additional year. The successful candidate will join a vibrant, innovative school community focussed on personal excellence, whole child development, and overall wellness. Enjoy the experience of teaching in a dynamic kindergarten play-based program, in primary classrooms with a focus on emergent reading, writing and numeracy, project-based learning, in an inquiry-driven intermediate program supported with personal iPads, or in a distinct middle school curriculum determined by the unique development of preadolescent girls as they prepare for high school.
This position is ideal for a teacher in the first three years of his/her career.
Establish a day-to-day connection and sense of belonging with students and colleagues in a thriving school community
Teach in diverse classrooms from Kindergarten to Grade 7
Support student learning with small group and individual instruction
Collaborate with a team of dedicated professionals that embrace school values of courage, creativity, and citizenship
Participate in a dynamic professional development network
Enjoy leadership in co-curricular activities
Employees of Crofton House School receive competitive compensation and generous support for professional, educational and leadership development
Provide TOC coverage from Kindergarten to Grade 7, including specialist areas such as French, Art, PE and Music as appropriate
Collaborate with classroom teachers supporting in areas such as curriculum planning, differentiated instruction, and assessment
Provide personalized instruction and learning support for individual students
Supervise students during non-instructional time
Participate in co-curricular activities and clubs each term such as choir, debating, cooking, public speaking, coding, and musical theater
Engage in field trips, outdoor education, service projects, leadership development, and athletics
B.C. Ministry of Education Certificate or Independent School Certification
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
Strong time-management and organizational skills
Commitment to teaching the whole child
Collaborative, flexible, and enthusiastic
Employment and Application Details:
Employees of Crofton House School receive competitive compensation and support for professional, educational and leadership development. Please note that applicants must be able to legally work in Canada.
Applications will be reviewed as soon as they are received.
Please include the following with your application:
A cover letter and current resume that outlines exact dates of employment, the organization, job title and responsibilities. If you have gaps in your employment history, please advise as to why.
Please clearly identify your educational background and history of professional development related to this position.
Apply online at www.croftonhouse.ca/careers.
We thank all candidates in advance. We will, however, contact only those selected for an interview. No phone calls, please.
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.