Career Opportunities
1.0 French Immersion Teacher Grade 7
Job Code: 2065818
School District #83 (North Okanagan-Shuswap)
Closing Date: Ongoing
  Posted on: Jul 27, 2017 
Job Type:
Full Time
Contract / term
Job Category:
Teachers, Principals & Superintendents
Openings: 2
Mandatory Document:
Shuswap Middle
Start Date:  Sep 01, 2017
End Date: 
Job Description & Requirements

School District No. 83 is presently seeking for

 Late French Immersion Teacher Grade 7 Core

 For a 1.0FTE temporary assignment effective September 1, 2017 to June 30, 2018.



  • Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Education;
  • valid BC teaching certificate and current membership in the Teacher Regulation Branch.


Teachers applying for this position must possess the following attributes:

  • fully bilingual in French and English;
  • demonstrated ability of language instruction in a Grade 7 immersion environment;
  • demonstrated successful teaching experience with middle school aged students;
  • knowledge of current instructional practices and the renewed curriculum;
  • well-versed in and ability to integrate francophone culture in classroom activities;
  • ability to comfortably work with and respond to a very involved parent community;
  • ability to encourage the use of the French language as the mode of communication in the classroom and to integrate the language into real life situations;
  • demonstrated ability to use a variety of current instructional strategies and assessment methods;
  • excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to work as a member of a grade level team, French Immersion team and the entire Shuswap Middle School team;
  • understanding of middle school philosophy and adolescent development;
  • understanding of restitution practices;
  • commitment to involving parents in the learning of their children.


Shuswap Middle School is a welcoming, safe community that supports learning for all.




Letters of application with resume, supporting documentation and three professional references should be forwarded to

Questions regarding this position may be directed to Wendy Woodhurst, Principal of Shuswap Middle School at .



School District #83 (North Okanagan-Shuswap) does not accept online applications through for Teacher applicants.

Please visit their website for more information on how to apply.