Career Opportunities
District Principal - Human Resources
Job Code: 2844538
School District #36 (Surrey)
Closing Date: May 29, 2020 12:00 PM PDT
  Posted on: May 15, 2020 
Job Type:
Full Time
Job Category:
Teachers, Principals & Superintendents
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District Principal – Human Resources  

Surrey School District provides quality education to over 74,000 students in British Columbia’s fastest-growing community.  Serving a multiculturally diverse urban centre, we are a progressive school district offering a broad range of innovative programs and services to support the learning of our students and staff.   

At this time, we are seeking exemplary educators for the position of District Principal - Human Resources. Reporting to the Executive Director of Human Resources, the District Principal will work with a team of highly skilled professionals.  In your role as a Human Resources team member, you will provide advice and guidance on a wide variety of personnel matters using your existing expertise, as well as newly acquired knowledge related to legislation and collective agreements, employment and labour relations.  

This HR District Principal position is one of four HR District Principals and holds the “secondary portfolio”.  Your responsibilities will generally include Human Resources functions such as: 

  • Providing a variety of HR services to an area of schools

  • Overseeing school based or district-based staffing or recruiting initiatives

  • Conducting investigations regarding misconduct and harassment complaints

  • Providing advice and support on the evaluation of teachers 

  • Responding to grievances

  • Providing Collective Agreement advice / interpretation 

    We invite applications from leaders with: 

  • Significant experience in a secondary school setting

  • A high degree of professional credibility

  • Exceptional formal and informal leadership experience

  • Demonstrated skill in building relationships 

  • Superior interpersonal and communications skills

  • Demonstrated ability to collaboratively problem-solve complex matters

  • A TQS recognized master’s degree

     Please visit the District Website for the required application forms and to obtain further details regarding the application process. DO NOT apply through Make a Future, applications will only be accepted by visiting


    Applications will be received until 12 noon on Friday, May 29, 2020


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