Career Opportunities
Elementary French Immersion (Gr. 5/6) Teacher - Temporary + Continuing
Job Code: 2720885
School District #44 (North Vancouver)
Closing Date: Ongoing
  Posted on: Aug 04, 2019 
Job Type:
Full Time
Part Time
Contract / term
Job Category:
Teachers, Principals & Superintendents
Openings: 1
Mandatory Document:
Cover Letter
Braemar Elementary
Start Date:  Jul 01, 2019
End Date:  0.8 portion to end December 31, 2019, or earlier/later
Salary:  Salary and Benefits as per the Teachers’ Collective Agreement
Job Description & Requirements


Grade 5/6 French Immersion Teacher


FTE:                                             1.0 (0.8 Temp, 0.2 Continuing)

Location:                                     Braemar Elementary School

Start Date:                                   Start July 1, 2019 / 0.8 portion to end December 31, 2019, or earlier/later depending on return of incumbent

Salary:                                         Salary and Benefits as per the Teachers’ Collective Agreement


Braemar is a triple track school offering three programs: English K-7, French Immersion K-7 and Late French Immersion grades 6 and 7. The school action plan focuses on three main goals: Student Engagement, Student Empowerment and Relevant Learning. The school implemented the Second Step Program school wide in the 2018-2019 school year. 


  • An Elementary Bachelor of Education Degree from a recognized university specializing in French Immersion Education.

  • Successful experience teaching French Immersion at the intermediate levels.

  • Native-like fluency in French and English.

  • Successful completion of senior university course work in French Immersion methodology or completion of a French Immersion Training program. 

  • Experience in and knowledge of content and processes contained with the Elementary French Immersion Language curriculum. 



  • Strong commitment to excellence in teaching and demonstrated teaching ability.

  • Demonstrated ability to design and implement a variety of assessment practices to measure and monitor student progress effectively.

  • Strategies to identify learning difficulties and implement effective intervention to maximize academic success.

  • Demonstrated successful experience supporting the success of all learners in an inclusive environment.

  • Strong organizational skills.

  • Excellent oral communications, written communication, and group facilitation skills.

  • Superior work ethic and social emotional competencies, excellent reflective judgment, and commitment to building effective learning communities.

  • Comprehensive understanding of curriculum.

  • Confidence and proficiency in using instructional organizers, concepts, and strategies that actively engage all students in learning.

  • Ability to positively influence instruction, curriculum, assessment, and social-emotional learning practices in a collaborative environment.

  • Knowledge and understanding of the application of relevant computer technologies to teaching and learning.

  • Willingness to be involved in professional development, with an ongoing commitment to learn and implement new methodologies and strategies.

  • Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively with students, parents, and staff to enhance the school as a learning community.


  • Possession of a BC Teaching Certificate

  • Membership in the BC Teacher Regulation Branch.

  • A member of the North Vancouver Teachers’ Association and the BC Teachers’ Federation.


Earnings range from $45,229 - 87,352 per annum for full time work (pro-rated for part time), depending on the TQS category and experience level of the teacher. 

Teachers are entitled to a comprehensive benefits package including:


  • medical, dental, and extended health plans;
  • group life insurance benefits;
  • teachers’ pension;
  • extended health benefits for dependents of deceased employees;
  • accidental disability insurance;
  • salary indemnity plan benefit;
  • supplemental employment benefits on maternity leave;
  • employee and family assistance programs.


NOTE: We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those who possess the required qualifications as mentioned above will be contacted. Due to a high volume of applications, we are unable to notify unsuccessful applicants or respond to inquiries regarding the status of applications. 


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