ASCEND Online is a distance learning school operated by the Catholic Independent Schools of the
Kamloops Diocese. The school enrolls approximately 475 students from Kindergarten to Grade
Twelve supported by instructors and support staff from across the province of British Columbia.
ASCEND is seeking a qualified, BC-certified teacher as a part-time High School Math/Science
Teacher effective immediately. This position is an independent contractor position. Among other
obligations, the independent contractor must be available to review and adapt course content based
on students’ learning needs, assess students’ learning, facilitate course delivery using a variety of
methods (online, Zoom, videos, CANVAS, etc.), meet regularly with school-based teams via Zoom,
and must provide their own technology equipment and internet.
Preference will be given to candidates who possess:
• Active membership in a Catholic parish
• Commitment to excellence in Catholic education
• The ability to be flexible when faced with the ever-shifting needs of today’s education system
• A genuine sense of joy in regard to teaching and learning
• A commitment to relationship-based learning
• Experience planning and implementing educational programs for students in an online format
• Familiarity with BC Curriculum
• The ability to adapt learning opportunities to meet the needs of students
Current CISKD employees who may be interested in applying for this position, should submit an
Expression of Interest letter to the CISKD Superintendent of Schools noting his/her experience, an
updated resume that includes 2 current professional references (one of which is from an immediate
supervisor) as well as an updated Confidential Pastoral Reference form for all applicants which may
be found under the Careers tab located at www.ciskd.ca/careers/.
External candidates are invited to visit the CISKD Careers page to complete a Teacher application
package and obtain information on related application documentation. Please note the completed
confidential Pastoral Form, required of all applicants, should be sent directly from the referring
Catholic Pastor to firstname.lastname@example.org .
Completed applications may be submitted electronically in one PDF file to the Office of the
Superintendent and the attention of Ms. H. Paluck at email@example.com .
We thank all applicants in advance, however only those shortlisted shall be contacted. This position
will remain posted until filled.
For further information about this position, please contact the School Principal, Mrs. Lynn Hale:
firstname.lastname@example.org or phone at 1-888-599-5775, extension 6.