Middle and Senior School - Full time Physical Education Teacher (Grade 7-12)

Fraser Academy, Vancouver
October 4, 2017

Middle and Senior School - Full time Physical Education Teacher (Grade 7-12)
Full time Position
Fraser Academy, Vancouver
Fraser Academy School is seeking a middle/senior trained PE teacher. This will be a full time Physical Education position beginning immediately.
Located in Kitsilano, Fraser Academy is a highly effective academic school, specifically for students in grades 1-12 who have dyslexia or other related language-based processing difficulties. With a maximum of ten students per class, the school follows the B.C. Ministry of Education curriculum. An impressive 90% of Fraser Academy grads go onto post-secondary education. For more information about the school, please go to our website, www.fraseracademy.ca.
Fraser Academy is an accredited member of the Canadian Accredited Independent Schools (CAIS), the Independent Schools Association of British Columbia (ISABC), the International Dyslexia Association (IDA), and the Federation of Independent Schools Association (FISA).
Opportunities:
- Belong to a team of dedicated professionals
- Continue professional growth and development through in-school workshops, speakers, and collaborative time with experienced teachers
- Participate in field trips, outdoor education trips, athletics, clubs, and leadership development
Responsibilities:
- Collaborate with Middle and Senior School teachers to plan and teach units of study
- Participate in co-curricular activities (e.g. clubs, athletics, outdoor education, leadership development and supervision)
- Commitment to coaching in the after school athletics program
The ideal candidate requires the following:
- Bachelor of Education, Physical Education Degree, or Special Education
Certification from the British Columbia Teacher Regulation Branch or certification application in process
- Able to encourage and motivate students with a range of abilities and learning styles
- Strong understanding of physical literacy development
- Strong communication and interpersonal skills
- Coaching experience
Interested candidates may apply via email by submitting their resume, cover letter, and three references to Virgil Hill vhill@fraseracademy.ca. - Department Head Physical Education and Director of Athletics