Career Opportunities
Hockey Program Teacher
Job Code: 2666823
Kleos Open Learning
Closing Date: Apr 30, 2019 4:00 PM EDT
  Posted on: Apr 03, 2019 
 
 
Job Type:
Full Time
Job Category:
Teachers, Principals & Superintendents
Openings: 1
Mandatory Document:
Resume
Cover Letter
Region:British Columbia
School: All
Start Date: 
End Date: 
Salary:  Commensurate with case load
 
Job Description & Requirements
 
About Kleos:
Kleos Open Learning (DL) is a group 1 Independent Distance Learning School that is fully certified by the B.C. Ministry of Education. As a leader in personalized learning and special education, we develop quality academic programming for grades K-12. We believe each student is one-of-a-kind, not one of many. This core belief shapes our learning community and philosophy of education.

Position Overview:
We are thrilled to be partnering with Selects Hockey Academy in West Kelowna, BC, to provide quality educational programming for young hockey players for the 2019-20 school year. This position involves supporting a small class size of upper elementary aged students committed to the sport of hockey. A portion of the school day will be for educational programming, prescribed and implemented by the Kleos teacher. The remainder of the day will be a focus on hockey skills, including ice time, supported by Selects Hockey Academy. The position involves in person classroom teaching in a unique classroom environment. 

Requirements:
Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent 
B.C. Teaching Certificate
Commitment to educational programming for children
Strong knowledge with B.C.’s New Curriculum
Someone who values an athletic and nutritious lifestyle, with knowledge of and/or interest in hockey is a strong asset

Experience:
Experience providing Distributed Learning strategies or teaching using technology will be considered an asset
Classroom teaching experience with the new curriculum
Strong technology competencies and use of google tools
Experience using Canvas learning management platform an asset

Abilities:
Ability to work with little to no direct supervision
Ability to work collaboratively on a high-functioning team
Ability to manage 10-15 students independently in a unique environment
Ability to adapt and individualize student programming 
Can maintain professionalism in challenging situations
Able to support families in a compassionate and patient manner

Values:
Act as an ambassador for Kleos, demonstrate our mission and values on a daily basis 
Open to constructive feedback and desire to grow professionally
Maintain a high standard of ethics, integrity and confidentiality
An active and nutritious lifestyle

Duties:
Teacher duties include; creating personalized learning plans and lessons for students using a variety of resources (print, online, apps), customizing student classes using Canvas as an online learning management platform, engaging students in their learning, and assessing progress. Kleos teachers are expected to provide support to the students and families they serve, work collaboratively with other Kleos staff, and to adhere to the ethics of the educational profession. 

Compensation:
This position is a recurring contract position.
Competitive wage, based on position.

Closing Date
We are looking to fill this position as soon as possible. Selected candidates will go through an interview process, which will include meeting with the board of hockey parents this Spring. We appreciate all expressed interest in this teaching opportunity, but only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. Please submit your cover letter, resume, references and any supporting documents to sammi.orchard@kleos.ca 

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