Vancouver Hebrew Academy is a dynamic Orthodox Jewish Day School. We are looking for a teacher for our Judaics department to teach our 6/7 girls class. VHA is a small independent school and as such is able to ensure class size is optimal for learning. We are looking for dedicated and enthusiastic educators to join our team.
Applicants must have post secondary advanced Judaic Studies and model a traditional Orthodox life. Knowledge of, and the ability to teach advanced Tanach with commentaries is essential.
In Addition all applicants should
• be prepared to work positively towards the fulfillment of the Vancouver Hebrew Academy Vision and to work in a collaborative/team environment; • be prepared to support all students as they become – Learners, Thinkers, Innovators, Collaborators, and Contributors; • be prepared to use technology (e.g.: computers, digital portfolios, voice‑mail, e-mail, web sites, MyEd BC) for planning, attendance monitoring, communication, classroom instruction and reporting purposes.
•Preference will be given to those applicants who: • have successful classroom teaching experiences; • have experience in grade 6/7 • are willing to work in a collaborative/team environment to implement BC's Education Plan and the Redesigned Curriculum; • have experience in providing inclusive learning opportunities that reflect the unique needs and interests of students; • have training/experience in the use of Quality Assessment practices (e.g.: differentiated instruction, criterion-referenced grading, Assessment For, As, and Of Learning); • have Aboriginal ancestry (as per Special Program with the BC Human Rights Tribunal) Please complete an on-line application and include a cover letter, resume, copies of Undergrad degree and Bachelor of Education degrees, BC teaching certificate, and references.