Elementary Teacher

1701 Beach Drive, Victoria, BC
April 16, 2018
Apr 16 2018
As Soon As Possible

Glenlyon Norfolk School (GNS) is an independent day school that is a caring, and thriving community. As one of only fourteen IB World Continuum schools in Canada offering three International Baccalaureate programs, GNS is proud of its unique 'IB Advantage': a 21st-Century education which educates the whole child and creates global thinkers. Our strength lies in meeting students where they are and in providing them the skills and opportunities to explore who they will become. We are currently seeking a creative and inspirational educator for the following opportunity:
 
Elementary Teacher
Regular, Full-time
Start: September 2018
 
The successful candidate will be expected to: 
• plan and deliver the core program requirements for their respective grade
• collaboratively plan and deliver International Baccalaureate (IB) Units that incorporate the BC curriculum
• monitor and support student’s academic, co-curricular, and personal growth
• nurture each child to discover their own talents, sense of purpose, sense of self and inner strength
• make an active contribution to our extensive co-curricular programs, and participate fully in the culture of our independent school community
 
Desired Qualifications/Skills:
• A Bachelor’s Degree in Education
• A valid BC teaching certificate (or eligibility to obtain)
• International Baccalaureate (IB) training and IB experience preferred
• Must be highly collegial and a collaborative team player willing to work on parallel programming with grade partner
• Exceptional interpersonal skills to establish connections with students, parents and colleagues
• A strong aptitude in differentiated learning styles and a passion for educating the whole student
• Demonstrated commitment to integrating technology purposefully to transform learning
• Strong knowledge of inquiry-based and project-based learning approaches
• Demonstrated passion for innovation and creativity in education
• Highly reflective and committed to continuous professional growth and improvement
 
Glenlyon Norfolk School offers a comprehensive total compensation package and the opportunity to work with an exceptional community of professionals.  Interested candidates should submit a resume and cover letter indicating personal strengths and accomplishments by visiting the following link: https://easyapply.co/job/elementary-teacher-38?rcid=isabc 
 
Deadline: Monday, April 23, 2018
 
We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.