Senior School Humanities Teacher
We are currently seeking candidates qualified to teach English and social studies to grades 8-12.
DUTIES and RESPONSIBILITIES
- Prepare and deliver engaging, future-focused learning experiences that meet BC curriculum standards
- Plan and provide feedback and formative assessment to support student growth in competencies and curricular content
- Conduct summative assessments and reports consistent with departmental standards
- Use appropriate technologies, including the school’s LMS/SIS, to facilitate learning experiences and accommodate busy student schedules
- Adapt learning experiences for students with individual education plans (IEPs)
- Participate in school life and cocurricular activities
- Model and promote our core values and high standards of behaviour in and out of the classroom
- Support students and families with open, ongoing communication
- Actively participate in professional development and faculty meetings
- Bachelor’s degree or higher qualification in education
- Valid BC teaching certification
- A passion for and experience working with adolescents
- Team player who enjoys creative collaboration, and will work with colleagues to integrate programs and projects across disciplines, as appropriate
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
- Self-starter and continuous learner who values and has demonstrated teaching innovation and professional growth
- Positivity, enthusiasm and a sense of fun
- Independent school experience is an asset.
- Additional relevant qualifications or experiences are assets.
- Ability to teach additional subjects is an asset (e.g. drama, languages, science, math).
- Early adopters of teaching innovations, including technological tools, are valued.
TO APPLY: Please email a resume and cover letter to WPGA Careers, citing 'Senior School Humanities Teacher' in the subject line.