SPECIAL EDUCATION TEACHER – Begin immediately
Lach Klan School in Kitkatla, British Columbia invites applicants for a K-12 Special Education Teacher position for the 2018/2019 school year. We are looking for a multi-talented teacher who have curricular and co-curricular teaching abilities that will provide support to student academics, culture and language, fine arts and athletics.
Located in Lach Klan (Kitkatla) on the pristine coast of British Columbia, this unique school serves approximately 80 students from the Gitxaala Nation. The school strives to provide educational services to ensure every member of our community is part of our teaching/learning team. We appreciate and celebrate individual uniqueness and actively support students and staff in a quest for excellence in all that we do.
Our School is a wonderful Kindergarten to Grade 12 facility that is governed by a strong school philosophy of care, love and respect for each and every member of our community. We have wonderful school facilities and top quality subsidized teacherages for our staff.
If you are a strong, adventurous, creative teacher who enjoys a challenge, enjoys working as part of a school team, and who most importantly loves working with students, then this position will be of interest to you.
Staff are provided with a very competitive pay and benefits package.
Qualifications, Knowledge and Experience:
* Takes the lead on IEP development, collaboration and implementation
*Knowledge of Special Education Program Funding Application and Reporting Guidelines from First Nations Education Steering Committee (FNESC)
*Instructs and supports instruction of identified students, using various teaching methods
* Prepares relevant course objectives and outlines for courses of study following curriculum guidelines and related resources to support classroom inclusive, pullout and traditional methods of instruction
*Evaluate student progress, records results, and issues reports to inform parents of progress
*Participates in staff and professional meetings, educational conferences, and teacher training workshops
* University degree in an appropriate field preferred (Special Education)
*Culture sensitivity, with preference given to teachers with experience in First Nation settings. * Knowledge and practical experience with Read Well, Reading Mastery and DIBELS an asset
*Ability and commitment to build strong relationships with staff, students, parents and the community
Criminal record check (current)
Resumé with 3 current references
Only apply if you are serious about moving to the community to teach please email applications (resume /cover letter):
Lach Klan School 250-848-2281 250-848-2284 (Fax) firstname.lastname@example.org