Career Opportunities
Middle and Secondary Science
Job Code: 2630847
Egypt - British Columbia Canadian International School
Closing Date: Jan 31, 2019 12:00 AM PST
  Posted on: Dec 15, 2018 
Job Type:
Full Time
Job Category:
Teachers, Principals & Superintendents
Openings: multiplele
Mandatory Document:
Cover Letter
School: All
Start Date:  Sep 01, 2019
End Date: 
Salary:  $41,000 USD and up depending on experience
Job Description & Requirements

British Columbia Canadian International School (BCCIS)

Position: Middle/Secondary Science
Worksite: BC Offshore School - BCCIS-Cairo
Effective Date: September 2019
Deadline for Applications: open
Contract Term: Full time, two years
Certification: Candidates must be a BC certified or certifiable teacher

Applications must include a cover letter, resume, teaching and/or practicum report, transcripts and the names and contact information of two teaching references.

BCCIS is a B.C. Offshore School that is accredited by the B.C. Ministry of Education. B.C. certified teachers teach the curriculum that leads to a Dogwood Graduation Diploma.

Required Abilities, Qualifications and Experience:
• extensive academic training and successful experience in teaching Science at the /middlesecondary level. Preference for teachers with an academic major in Science.
• demonstrated ability to use a variety of formative and summative assessments to plan for instruction and motivate students
• knowledge of, and demonstrated application of the BC Ministry of Education’ current philosophy, teaching practices, and evaluation/assessment practices
• excellent short and long term planning with respect to the BC curriculum
• successful experience in preparing students for Provincial Exams
• demonstrated use of highly successful instructional strategies in the classroom
• demonstrated high energy and interpersonal skills
• strong technology skills and the ability to apply them as an instructional tool to support learning in a secondary classroom
• demonstrated excellent classroom management behaviour management and classroom organization skills
• demonstrated sensitivity, awareness and understanding of adolescent development and enthusiasm for working and developing positive relationships with adolescents
• demonstrated capabilities in working effectively and collaboratively as a member of a team
• excellent interpersonal skills with students, staff and parents
• willingness to contribute to a positive school culture by volunteering in extracurricular activities
• is well-balanced and is flexible so that one can adapt to differences in everyday life
• demonstrates an understanding of cultural diversity and is flexible with respect living in Egypt
• has a sense of adventure and an interest in contributing to the success of BCCIS

Benefits Include:
• competitive beginning salary depends on experience
• one Canada/Egypt round trip ticket per year
• housing provided by the school, two teachers of the same gender per apartment in the Cairo suburb of Maadi which is an expat hub
• transportation to and from the school
• three professional development days per year
• Winter Break, Spring Break as well as Egyptian holidays
• Medical coverage within Egypt
• tuition for children of teachers reduced by 50%

Please visit for more information about living in Egypt.

For Further Information about this position contact: Bob Long, Superintendent

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