Career Opportunities
Gifted Teacher
Job Code: 2062990
School District #83 (North Okanagan-Shuswap)
Closing Date: Ongoing
  Posted on: Nov 18, 2017 
Job Type:
Full Time
Job Category:
Teachers, Principals & Superintendents
Mandatory Document:
Start Date:  Sep 01, 2017
End Date: 
Job Description & Requirements

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School District No. 83 is current seeking:

Gifted Teacher

For a 0.8FTE continuing assignments effective September 1, 2017.


  • Master’s degree or Diploma/Certificate in Special Education with a focus on gifted education;
  • valid BC teaching certificate and current membership in the Teacher Regulation Branch;
  • qualifications and experience in Level B testing (Master’s psychometrics course).


Teachers applying for this position must possess the following attributes:

  • successful recent experience working with gifted students and successful classroom teaching experience;
  • full familiarity with adaptations for gifted learners with special behavioural needs;
  • demonstrated ability to compact and adapt differentiated curriculum;
  • experience providing consultation to classroom teachers;
  • willingness to be supportive of the school’s goal of Differentiated Learning;
  • evidence of excellent interpersonal and communication skills in working with staff, students and parents;
  • experience in IEP development;
  • broad generalist knowledge with a program interest in Math, Science and Literature;
  • demonstrated ability to work collegially and as part of the school based team;
  • current knowledge of and interest in applications of computer technology;
  • excellent classroom management skills;
  • demonstrated ability to use a variety of current instructional strategies and assessment methods.


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

Questions regarding this position may be directed to Dianne Ballance – Director of Instruction – Student Learning 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.