Career Opportunities
Administrative Cohort Opportunity
Job Code: 2563547
School District #42 (Maple Ridge-Pitt Meadows)
Closing Date: Ongoing
  Posted on: Jun 22, 2018 
Job Type:
Full Time
Job Category:
Teachers, Principals & Superintendents
Mandatory Document:
Cover Letter
Start Date:  Sep 04, 2018
End Date: 
Job Description & Requirements

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 In the Maple Ridge-Pitt Meadows School District we are deeply committed to supporting the implementation of the renewed provincial curriculum, innovative and effective assessment and reporting practices, and ongoing professional learning focused on high quality pedagogy and the inclusion of all students. Student success is at the heart of all of our efforts and is fostered through the initiative, creativity, motivation and the shared values and vision of our leaders, staff and district partners. Leaders in our school district understand that growth plans are essential to developing excellence. Our formal and informal leaders facilitate positive change and they demonstrate this through skillful building of relationships that support student success. In anticipation of vacancies, School District #42 invites applications to join the Principal and Vice Principal Cohort from individuals who are seeking opportunities to work as part of our Administrative leadership team for the upcoming 2018/19 school year. Preference will be given to internal candidates that meet the necessary requirements of these roles.


rA Master’s degree or be currently enrolled in a Master’s Degree program in an appropriate educational field

rMembership, or eligibility for membership, with the British Columbia Teacher Regulation Branch

rSuccessful and diverse teaching experience in schools



rStrong advocacy for all students and public education

rExperience working with educational leaders and staff with a vision to reflect 21st century learning

rProven instructional leadership and the ability to develop and maintain a professional work culture based on the improvement of student learning

rInvolved with or experience leading innovative student achievement initiatives

rProven skill and experience with respect to collaborative leadership, teamwork and positive working relationships with diverse groups and stakeholders within a unionized environment

rAbility to lead staff in collaborative inquiry processes and professional learning

rHaving knowledge and experience as a support teacher working with students with special needs is an asset



rKnowledge and experience with developing and implementing both school growth and personal growth plans

 rProven experience planning and implementing innovative technology initiatives to support student learning

rSound knowledge and experience with implementing personalized learning, inquiry based learning as well as play and/or project based learning practices and delivery models

rSuccessful experiences with current educational theory, assessment and instructional practices

rDemonstrated ability to motivate, develop, and supervise effective teams, as well as experience in mentoring, coaching, evaluating and managing performance to meet school and district goals

rProven experience and ability with analytical, organizational, problem solving and decision making skills to effectively handle a wide range of competing tasks and priorities with a demonstrated commitment to excellent service delivery to all students

rDemonstrated ability to manage multiple budgets and implement budget related cost controls



rYou demonstrate passion for public education

rYou fully understand oneself and your impact on others; you model self-confidence and optimism

rYou are authentic, innovative, courageous, and demonstrate resilience

rYou build genuine relationships and express caring, concern, empathy and conflict in healthy ways

rYou positively lead and inspire others

rYour personal values strongly align with the District values



The application deadline is no later than 12pm (noon) on Friday, August 10, 2018.

*Please note the interviews will be held during the week of August 27, 2018.

Please email your completed application in file PDF format, to the attention: Director of Human Resources, by emailing:

A return email confirming receipt of applications will be provided.


By application, candidates give permission to the Maple Ridge-Pitt Meadows School District to contact any references or any past or present employers named in the application. References will only be conducted following interviews of shortlisted candidates.


The District appreciates the interest of all applicants, however, only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.



Application packages should include:

COVERING LETTER: Cover letter with content emphasis on personal leadership qualities and personal leadership style

COMPREHENSIVE RESUME: Resume detailing qualifications and experience inclusive of three professional references which are to include your current immediate supervisor and a previous yet recent supervisor of choice


For more information about our School District please visit:

Our staff members are the foundation of our system. When you join our school district, you become part of a talented community of educators and support staff dedicated to enriching the lives of all students and helping them achieve success.

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