Foreign Languages Assistant, Upper School

Mulgrave School
West Vancouver
October 4, 2018
Oct 4 2018
As Soon As Possible

Mulgrave School
2330 Cypress Bowl Lane
West Vancouver, BC V7S 3H9
 
Foreign Languages Assistant, Upper School
Flexible Hours, Temporary, Full-time or could be two
part time positions (French and Spanish)
(beginning immediately)
 
Mulgrave is an independent, non-denominational co-educational school which is committed to providing an excellent academic programme from Pre-K through Grade 12. We are now inviting applications for a temporary full time or part time position of Foreign Languages Assistant in the Upper School (grades 7 - 12).
 
The primary role of the Foreign Languages Assistant will be to assist a qualified teacher of French and/or Spanish in educating their students through conversational practise and the sharing of cultural knowledge.
Necessary Capabilities:

  • Provide additional support to Spanish and French Language classes as needed by the European Languages Coordinator and the European Languages Class Teachers.
  • Plan activities and work with individual and small groups of students to improve their language skills.
  • Actively seek out ways to differentiate and personalise instruction according to the language level of the students.

Requires expertise of skills and knowledge to help children learn and develop in the following areas:

  • Canadian residency and legally entitled to work in Canada
  • Fluent in both oral & written French and a high level of competency in oral and written Spanish
  • Language support experience 
  • Flexibility, open-mindedness, and a willingness to work with initiative
  • A warm, caring professional demeanor and strong interpersonal skills
  • An appreciation of the school’s mission & vision, while consistently modeling its values

Please visit our website at www.mulgrave.com for further information about our School and a detailed Job Description, including skill requirements. An attractive compensation package will be offered for the right candidate. Given the location of the school, applicants must provide for their own transportation. Resumes and cover letters should be submitted by October 19, 2018 by visiting https://mulgrave.bamboohr.co.uk/jobs.
 
We thank all interested parties.  Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.