Teacher, Science, Junior School (Grade 6 & 7)
Full-time, January – June (with possibility of extension)
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.
We are looking for a full-time Grade 6 and 7 Science Teacher to join us on a fixed-term contract. The successful candidate will join a vibrant, innovative school community focussed on personal excellence, whole child development, and overall wellness.
Establish a day-to-day connection and belonging in the Junior School community
Collaborate with a team of dedicated professionals that embrace school values of courage, creativity, and citizenship
Provide leadership in the Middle School Program vision of the Junior School
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
- Teach the Grade 6 & 7 Science Curriculum in a team-based, collaborative approach
Provide strategic mentoring with Grade 7 girls in a homeroom setting
Plan and implement dynamic and interactive lessons
Develop a student-centered, inquiry-focused, positive and supportive culture for learning
Integrate meaningful technology into teaching and learning
Communicate and collaborate with parents, students and administration to support student learning
Be an active and positive participant in school life including co-curricular activities
Support the supervision of students during non-instructional time
Participate in wider school wide events such as community time, student leadership opportunities and outdoor education experiences
- B.C. Ministry of Education Certificate or Independent School Certification
Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent
Previous experience teaching in a learning resource capacity would be an asset
Understanding on how to support diverse learning styles at an elementary level
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 in January. There is opportunity for the successful candidate to TOC in December 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.
Apply online at www.croftonhouse.ca/careers. Given the short turnaround for this position, we will review applications as soon as they are submitted and interviews will begin immediately.
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.