Elementary School Teacher (Contract Positions Available)
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Job Code: 2993747 Closing Date: Ongoing
Employer: School District #44 (North Vancouver) Posted on: Jul 03, 2021
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Salary:  Salary and Benefits as per the Teachers’ Collective Agreement
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Elementary School Teacher (Contract Positions Available) 

Reference #TE-2021-ELEM-79

WHO WE ARE 

From coastal beaches to mountain forests, North Vancouver School District – “the natural place to learn” – provides world-class instruction and a rich diversity of engaging programs to inspire success for every student.  Our 25 elementary and 7 secondary schools, 2600 staff and 16,000 students offer a safe and nurturing environment based on trust, respect, responsibility and collaboration. Noted for our progressive approach to instruction, firm belief in Inclusive Education, advocacy for indigenizing learning, and emphasis on social-emotional learning, the North Vancouver School District is a great place to learn, share and grow! 

 

THE ROLE 

The North Vancouver School District is currently hiring qualified elementary school teachers on part-time and full-time contracts Successful candidates may be placed into classroom assignments where available, or may be required to fill absences on a day-to-day or extended basis until a suitable classroom teaching position is available.   

Our ideal candidates have a passion for teaching and inspire learning in all of our students.  We are looking for teachers who are excellent communicators, organizers and collaborators and who make a positive difference in our schools.

**Please Note this is for the current 2020/21 School year and all successful applicants will have access to the internal 2021/22 School Year postings and put on the TTOC list for the 2021/22 school year.  

 

WHAT WE OFFER 

We offer extremely competitive total compensation, which includes full seniority accrual and a generous benefits package for all contract teachers, regardless of FTE.  Some contract provisions that are unique to North Vancouver include that teachers in a temporary assignment who have over 1 year of seniority are converted to continuing statusan opportunity each spring for continuing teachers to request a full time or part time assignment for the following school year; and porting of unlimited sick leave from other public-school districts in BCWe offer a wide range of professional development and other learning opportunities, as well as a variety of other unique employee incentives. 

 

WHAT WE REQUIRE 

  • Demonstrated commitment to excellence in teaching. 

  • Excellent verbal, written, facilitation and organizational skills. 

  • Displays social-emotional competencies of self-awareness, empathy, flexibility, relationship-building and responsible decision-making. 

  • Within a collaborative environment, develop a comprehensive understanding of curriculum with the ability to influence instruction, assessment, indigenous education and social-emotional learning practices. 

  • Ability to implement effective strategies to engage and support academic success for all learners in an inclusive environment 

  • Experience in designing and applying various assessment techniques to measure and monitor student progress. 

  • Committed to professional development with a desire to learn and implement new methodologies and strategies to provide a creative, engaged, and inclusive classroom experience. 

  • Demonstrated ability to apply relevant computer technologies to teaching and learning. 

  • Collaborates with students, parents and staff to enhance the school as a learning community. 

 

NECESSARY QUALIFICATIONS 

  • A Bachelor of Education Degree Elementary 

  • A valid BC Teaching certificate or eligibility for certification through the BC Teacher Regulation Branch (TRB) 

  • Successful experience teaching at the Elementary level. 

 

 

How to apply to this posting: 

  1. Create your profile on Make A Future, 

  1. To apply click "APPLY ONLINE" at the bottom of the posting. 

  1. Please include the following documents and information with your application: 

  • Completed application package.  

  • Please complete all the sections including Experience, Education & References and answer all the corresponding questions. 

  • Minimum of three (3) professional teaching references who have observed your work as a teacher. 

  • For each referee, please include the names, titles, and email addresses and your professional relationship. 

  • Cover Letter 

  • Résumé 

  • Final Practicum Reports,or a recent Principal's Evaluation(if you have been teaching for a few years) 

  • Copy of transcript(s) or grades summary 

 

All candidates are required to submit to a BC Ministry Criminal Record Check and a local Police Criminal Record Check as condition of employment.  All applicants must be legally entitled to work in Canada without sponsorship. 

 

At the North Vancouver School District our values guide what we do.  We support diversity and inclusion in our workplaces and schools; we welcome and respect the diverse backgrounds, experiences and talents of all our employees and students. 

 

We value the opportunity to learn, share and grow on the traditional territory of the Coast Salish people, specifically the Skwxwú7mesh Nation and Tsleil-Waututh Nation. 

 

** The North Vancouver School District values the time you have taken to submit your application; however, only those applicants selected to move forward will be contacted.** 


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