Grade 1 Teacher (one year maternity leave coverage)
An IB World School, St. John’s School is an independent, co-educational, non-denominational, university preparatory day school situated in the Kitsilano neighborhood of Vancouver. Serving 570 JK through Grade 12 students in an urban setting, St. John’s boasts a vibrant, accomplished, well rounded student community striving for excellence in academics, athletics and the arts. One hundred percent of graduates are accepted by the best post-secondary programmes around the world.
St. John’s is a member of the Canadian Accredited Independent Schools and the Independent Schools Association of BC, an associate member of the National Association of Independent Schools, USA and an IB World School offering the Primary Years, Middle Years and Diploma Programmes.
St. John’s Junior School is seeking an enthusiastic, energetic, and creative Grade 1 teacher to join our team starting in mid-November 2019 for a one year maternity leave coverage.
The successful candidate is an articulate teacher who communicates with ease and confidence and preferably is an International Baccalaureate PYP qualified teacher. Comprehensive knowledge of, and teaching experience in, the International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme is essential.
All candidates must hold or be eligible for BC teacher certification and have permanent residency status or citizenship in Canada.
In addition to the items mentioned above, ideal candidates must be committed to ongoing professional growth, and be willing to work in a collaborative professional community. Experience in an independent school environment would be considered an asset.
St. John’s offers a very competitive and comprehensive salary and benefits package.
All interested candidates should forward their resumes, along with the names, addresses and phone numbers of three referees, and a cover letter, in confidence addressed to:
Ms. Valerie Little
St. John’s School
2215 West 10th Avenue
Vancouver, BC, V6K 2J1
Or electronically to:
Closing Date: September 20, 2019