A temporary part time (0.18) Prep Teacher is required by School District No. 60 (Peace River North) effective September 1, 2021 to June 30, 2022. The assignment will be at C.M. Finch Elementary School.
CM Finch is a K-6 school located in the northwest quadrant of Fort St John. We have 11 teachers and 20 support staff. Our student population is at 255. The school is a vibrant and caring place. There is a strong sense of community among the families and staff. The level of community involvement, mentoring between staff and students, as well as strong leadership in all aspects of our school contributes to our positive school climate. Our school has a diverse population and a resource room program for students with complex special needs. An active PAC supports a wide range of curricular and extra-curricular opportunities for students. See www.cmfinch.prn.bc.ca for more information.
Qualifications and Experience
Valid BC Ministry of Education Teaching Certificate (or eligible for)
Experience teaching primary/intermediate students and working collaboratively in a team teaching situation
Working knowledge of the IRP’s to plan effectively
Working knowledge of Performance Based Assessment, Balanced Literacy, Phonemic Awareness Development, working knowledge of current practice in teaching numeracy
Ability to use performance standards in reading, writing, numeracy and social responsibility
Committed to individualized instruction and group instruction utilizing a variety of effective strategies and techniques
Ability to work
as part of a team to develop and implement individualized learning plans
for students with academic, social, emotional, and learning
Ability to assist in the implementation of individualized education plans for low incidence students
Knowledge and understanding regarding the needs of autistic children, commitment to use of visual supports
Experience working with educational assistants experience teaching in a multiage setting
Strong classroom management skills
Committed to working with staff on the school plan and with professional development
Ability to relate well with students parents and staff members
Committed to following the goals and strategies outlined in the school improvement plan
Interested applicants are required to supply
$2000 relocation allowance for teachers from BC, AB and Yukon and up to $4000 for teachers from other areas.
$2,622 recruitment allowance (paid over 10 months of the school year, based on the FTE)
Salary as per collective agreement. Current salary grid is $50,623- $95,897
Benefits as per collective agreement with option to enroll in medical, dental, extended health, and group life insurance. Benefits are employer paid based on FTE.
For more information please contact:
Troy Lang, Principal, CM Finch 250.785.8580 or email@example.com
All applications with relevant documentation must be made through
Make A Future for consideration for the position
About School District 60
School District 60 is noted for innovative educational practices and excellent cooperative relationships between all educational partners. Our district is made up of dedicated, energetic professionals for whom the achievement and well-being of their students is a first priority. Together we challenge, encourage and support all learners to be responsible for developing their abilities with respect for self, others and the environment.
School District 60 is progressive and growing. There are 23 schools with School District No. 60 (Peace River North). The district’s schools provide education services to approximately 6000 ethnically and demographically diverse students.
School District 60 is located on the eastern side of the Rocky Mountains in the northern tip of the Canadian Prairies in beautiful Fort St. John, BC. Fort St John is 478 km northeast of Prince George and 1,237 km north of Vancouver, situated near the border with neighbouring Alberta, 214 km west of Grande Prairie, Alberta. The region’s economy is prosperous and expanding. Fort St John is a city for all seasons and year-round playground for those who like pristine wilderness, an active lifestyle, cosmopolitan city life and the enthusiasm of an energetic community.
Why School District 60
Classroom positions available
Professional development opportunities
Supportive culture of teacher collaboration
Curriculum and teacher supports
French Immersion, music & outdoor education programs
Advanced technology facilities and resources
Progressive and growing district
Innovative educational practices
School District No. 60 (Fort St John)
10112 105 Avenue, Fort St John, BC V1J 4S4