Career Opportunities
1.0 FTE Temporary: English 8 and 9
Job Code: 2827624
School District #85 (Vancouver Island North)
Closing Date: Ongoing
  Posted on: Mar 11, 2020 
Job Type:
Full Time
Contract / term
Job Category:
Teachers, Principals & Superintendents
Openings: 1
Mandatory Document:
Cover Letter
Teaching Evaluations
Practicum Reports
Certificates & Diplomas
Teaching Qualifications/Licenses
Reference Letter(s)
Port Hardy Secondary School
Start Date:  May 18, 2020
End Date:  2020/06/30
Job Description & Requirements

2019/20                        VINTA POSTING                                   #61A


Applications are invited from teachers with B.C. Certification for the following teaching position:


Port Hardy Secondary School, Port Hardy, B.C.

 1.0 FTE Temporary: English 8 and 9

May 18, 2020 to June 30, 2020


The successful candidate will have the following qualifications:

  • academic training, qualifications and recent successful experience teaching junior English;
  • strong classroom management skills;
  • the ability and energy to work with and meet the needs of students with a range of learning styles and abilities using a variety of teaching strategies;
  • knowledge of the secondary graduation program requirements, secondary timetable and curriculum;
  • demonstrated ability to motivate students and to adjust instructional strategies accordingly;
  • the ability and desire to work closely with staff in a team-oriented approach to teaching and learning;
  • strong interpersonal, communication and collaborative skills including the ability to communicate well with students, staff, and parents;
  • strong formative assessment practices;
  • ability to integrate technology to enhance student learning;
  • strong interest in innovation and inquiry; and
  • ability to embed local First Nations culture into teaching practice.


 Please contact Ms. Rena Sweeney, Principal (250-949-7443) if you have any questions with respect to the assignment.



Interested applicants should apply online through the Make A Future website (

  • Click 'Apply Online' to sign in /register
  • Apply to this job posting
  • Check your 'Job Application Log' to confirm you successfully applied


Alternatively, you may submit a résumé, transcripts, 3 supervisor references, practicum reports or teaching evaluations, BC teaching credentials, and an SD85 Application for Teaching (available at   



Please send completed applications to:

Ms. Christina MacDonald, Assistant Superintendent

Vancouver Island North School District 85

P.O. Box 90, Port Hardy, B.C.   V0N 2P0

Telephone: (250) 949-6618, Ext. 2229    Fax: (250) 949-8792



Incomplete application packages will not be considered.

To apply:

  • Click 'Apply Online' to sign in/register
  • Apply to this job posting
  • Check your 'Job Application Log' to confirm you successfully applied.