Grades 6 - 12 Instrumental Music (Band) Teacher

Southpointe Academy
Tsawwassen, Delta, BC
November 6, 2019
Nov 6 2019
As Soon As Possible
Temporary

Southpointe Academy, an independent, K-12, university-preparatory school in Tsawwassen, B.C. invites applications from individuals who wish to join our dynamic community. Located in a contemporary urban learning environment, the school building meets rigorous architectural standards and possesses views from all common areas of the Fraser Delta, Gulf of Georgia and the North Shore Mountains. Southpointe Academy is home to 560 students and over 80 teachers and support staff.
 
The School is an authorized International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB PYP) and IB Middle Years Programme (IB MYP) World School. Southpointe also offers The College Board’s Advanced Placement (AP) Program to students in Grades 10 to 12. Our graduates attend the top post-secondary schools in Canada, the U.S. and the U.K.
 
Reporting to the Middle School and Senior School Principal the Temporary Grades 6 - 12 Instrumental Music (Band) Teacher will be a person of high character who provides instruction to our students with a strong focus on the various Concert and Jazz Bands. This is an exciting opportunity to run a well established, well resourced music program. Starting as soon as possible this temporary assignment will conclude on June 19, 2020.
 
Essential Qualifications:

  • Completion of B.Ed. and one of the following from the B.C. Ministry of Education; Certificate for Qualification or Independent School Teaching Certificate;
  • Commitment to the school’s extra-curricular program;
  • Ability to work cooperatively with all members of the school community;
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication, and organizational skills.

 
Preferred Qualifications:

  • Minimum 2 years of teaching experience.

 
Faculty Salaries:

  • Based on the School’s approved Teacher Salary Scale;
  • Subsidised staff lunch program.

 
Application instructions:
Please submit your application with the following supporting documents to careers@southpointe.ca:

  • Cover Letter;
  • Resume;
  • BC Teaching Certificate or Independent School Teaching Certificate number;
  • Two letters of reference, one of whom must be from your most recent supervisor;
  • Most recent teaching evaluation.

 
We thank all applicants for their interest in working at Southpointe Academy. However, please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.