Career Opportunities
Temp PT (0.141) Prep Teacher (2020-21)
Job Code: 2866820
School District #60 (Peace River North)
Closing Date: Ongoing
  Posted on: Jun 17, 2020 
Job Type:
Part Time
Job Category:
Teachers, Principals & Superintendents
Openings: 1
Mandatory Document:
Upper Pine Elementary/Jr. Secondary
Start Date:  Sep 01, 2020
End Date:  June 30, 2021
Salary:  as per collective agreement
Job Description & Requirements

Achieve Believe Connect 

Position Description

A temporary part time (0.141) prep teacher (focus on grade 8 electives) is required by School District No. 60 (Peace River North) effective September 1, 2020 to June 30, 2021.  The assignment will be at Upper Pine Elementary/Jr Secondary School.

Upper Pine is a K-8 school located at beautiful Rose Prairie, minutes north of Fort St John. We enroll 200 students, 25% of whom are First Nations and 25% who are English as a second language. We have 12 teachers, 12 support staff, a principal, a Reading Recovery teacher and a teacher-librarian. Our school enjoys itinerant access to a range of services including counselling and ELL. Our facility is very attractive and welcoming to children and parents alike. See for more information.


Qualifications and Experience

  • Valid BC Ministry of Education Teaching Certificate (or eligible for)
  • Experience with adapting and modifying curriculum to meet the needs of students
  • Experience teaching primary/intermediate age students
  • Prep subject(s) to be determined
  • Experience with Health and Career/Art and Drama would be an asset
  • Cognizant of the outcomes and evaluation processes outlined in the new curriculum
  • Committed to individualized and group instruction utilizing a variety of effective strategies and techniques 
  • Strong classroom management skills 
  • Training in teaching ELL and students with complex needs
  • Ability to work as part of a team to develop and implement individualized learning plans for students with academic, social, emotional learning difficulties 
  • Experience working with children with special needs 
  • Experience and ability to plan and implement appropriate AFL practices
  • Ability to plan and implement differentiated instruction
  • Willingness to work collaboratively on school-wide numeracy initiatives
  • Experience/training/knowledge of Positive Behavior Support (PBS)


Interested applicants are required to supply

  • Three (3) references
  • Verification of qualifications (BC Teacher Certificate) 



  • $2000 relocation allowance for teachers from BC, AB and Yukon and up to $4000 for teachers from other areas
  • $2,570 recruitment allowance (paid over 10 months of the school year, based on the FTE)
  • Salary as per collective agreement. Current salary grid is $48,657 - $91,278
  • Benefits as per collective agreement with option to enroll in medical, dental, extended health, and group life insurance. Benefits are employer paid based on FTE
  • Isolation allowance of $245.43 paid over 10 months


For more information please contact:

Melody Braun, Principal, Upper Pine Elementary Jr/Secondary 250.827.3691 or


Please note: 
All applications with relevant documentation must be made through
Make A Future for consideration for the position



About School District 60

School District 60 is noted for innovative educational practices and excellent cooperative relationships between all educational partners. Our district is made up of dedicated, energetic professionals for whom the achievement and well-being of their students is a first priority. Together we challenge, encourage and support all learners to be responsible for developing their abilities with respect for self, others and the environment.

School District 60 is progressive and growing. There are 22 schools in School District No. 60 (Peace River North). The district’s schools provide education services to approximately 6000 ethnically and demographically diverse students.

School District 60 is located on the eastern side of the Rocky Mountains in the northern tip of the Canadian Prairies in beautiful Fort St. John, BC. Fort St John is 478 km northeast of Prince George and 1,237 km north of Vancouver, situated near the border with neighbouring Alberta, 214 km west of Grande Prairie, Alberta. The region’s economy is prosperous and expanding. Fort St John is a city for all seasons and year-round playground for those who like pristine wilderness, an active lifestyle, cosmopolitan city life and the enthusiasm of an energetic community.


Why School District 60

  • Professional development opportunities
  • Supportive culture of teacher collaboration
  • Curriculum and teacher supports
  • French Immersion, music, & outdoor education programs
  • Advanced technology facilities and resources
  • Progressive and growing district
  • Innovative educational practices




School District No. 60 (Fort St John)

10112 105 Avenue, Fort St John, BC V1J 4S4



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