Inclusive Education (Learning Support) Teacher

Inclusive Education (Learning Support) Teacher

Collingwood School is a gender inclusive day school located on two campuses in West Vancouver, BC.

Our vision is socially responsible students pursuing passions for a better world. We are committed to contributing positively to our local and global communities, environmental stewardship, and supporting the wellbeing, and inclusion of all people. Through the pursuit of passions, students will find their unique purpose in the world.

We are committed to building a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring a barrier-free work environment. We welcome applications from all qualified job seekers, including BIPOC (Black, Indigenous, and People of Colour), persons with disabilities, and 2SLGBTQ (persons of all sexual orientations and genders). If you are an applicant with a disability, we will work with you to make reasonable workplace accommodations you may need for your best work performance. At Collingwood, we seek faculty and staff who live our values of courage, curiosity and community to be in service of others and, who are inspired by our mission to inspire and support young people for meaningful lives.

We are looking for an experienced Inclusive Education (Learning Support) Teacher specializing in mathematics to join our Morven Campus (Grades 8-12). The ideal candidate will be dynamic, collaborative, inspirational, and tech-savvy, with expertise in mathematics and experience working with students diagnosed with learning differences. They should demonstrate the ability to contribute to various aspects of school life, including coaching and extra-curricular responsibilities. This is a Permanent Full-Time position starting August 23, 2024.

Responsibilities

  • Provide targeted support for student learning through individual and small-group intervention (mainly focusing on math support)
  • Instruct and co-teach several math classes
  • Advocate for inclusive pedagogical approaches to ensure all students can grasp curriculum competencies
  • Collaborate with colleagues in the Inclusive Education and Math department to create innovative lessons and units
  • Ensure curriculum delivery aligns with the BC Ministry guidelines and requirements
  • Track, analyze, and communicate formative and summative assessment results
  • Develop and oversee detailed Individual Education Plans (IEPs) and SLPs (Student Learning Plans) to set and achieve student goals and ensure implementation in the classroom
  • Maintain accurate records and ensure that students receive appropriate accommodations and support
  • Regularly evaluate the efficacy of learning support interventions and adjust them as necessary
  • Use various student achievement data to guide learning support practices and assessments
  • Offer additional tutorial assistance for students beyond regular classroom hours

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Education with training in teaching students with learning differences
  • Experience teaching the BC Ministry mathematics curriculum at the secondary level
  • Certified (or in the process of becoming certified) by the British Columbia Ministry of Education
  • Canadian residency and legally entitled to work in Canada

Preferred Qualifications and Experiences

  • Master’s Degree or specific coursework in Special Education and Mathematics
  • Knowledge of UDL practices and differentiated learning approaches
  • Experience in developing, writing and implementing IEP goals
  • Experience teaching Grade 8 -12 level
  • Strong problem-solving and organizational skills
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Technology savvy. The ability to teach students how to use assistive technologies to support their independence and learning

Our “Must Haves”

  • Respect, dignity and inclusion for all members of the community and to support a safe learning environment in the studios
  • Collaborative mind-set and courageous approach to adversity
  • Demonstrated communications skills (oral and written)
  • Creative “out-of-the-box” thinker
  • Flexible and adaptable and embraces change
  • Proven work ethic with utmost integrity
  • Enthusiasm, eagerness and genuine interest in all aspects of the school’s success
  • Self-awareness, with a desire for constant self improvement (goal-oriented)

We offer professional development opportunities, competitive salaries, a generous benefits package, including RRSP, Personal Days and access to a Health Spending Account, health and wellness initiatives, along with one of the most beautiful locations in Canada to work!

If this role is a good fit, we would love to hear from you!  Please submit a cover letter detailing your suitability for the position along with your resume, including three employment references, by May 31, 2024 to https://can241.dayforcehcm.com/CandidatePortal/en-US/cws/JobApplication?postingid=1619

The current faculty grid salary range for this position is $73,845 to $109,969 based on years of experience and a Bachelor of Education. Faculty with a Masters will be paid at a higher range.

We sincerely thank all applicants for your interest; however, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Please visit our website for more information about our school.

To apply for this job please visit can241.dayforcehcm.com.

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