Special Education (Resource) Teachers-On Call

Job Code: 1501549

Job Description

The Vancouver School Board welcomes applicants for the position of:

On-Call Special Education (Resource) Teachers

Teach in BC’s most culturally diverse and urban school district, Vancouver School District No. 39. Set in one of the world’s most livable cities, Vancouver is a community-minded district seeking talented educators, progressive leaders, and skilled support staff to enrich the learning experience of Vancouver’s 48,500 students.

The District welcomes qualified applicants who value equity and diversity as essential to excellence. The distinct makeup of the VSB community strives to support the inclusion of all voices. You may wish to share some lived experiences that demonstrate your connections to our diverse student community.

The Board's general requirement is that TTOC's be available for call-out on 50% of the instructional days in each month.

Qualifications:

  • Completion of a Bachelor of Education
  • Completion of a Masters in Special Education or a Diploma in Special Education or a 1 year Full-Time Continuing contract as a Resource Teacher.
  • Experience teaching is an asset
  • Completion of a Educational Assistant program and/or experience as an Educational Assistant is an asset
  • Membership in or eligible to become a member in the Teacher Regulation Branch
  • Registration with the Teacher Qualification Service
Your application portfolio must include the following documents:
  • Cover Letter
  • Resume
  • Academic Transcripts
  • Reports/Evaluations:
    • Recent Graduates require final Practicum Reports
    • Experienced Teachers require a recent Teaching Evaluation (not lesson observations) within the past 8 years
  • 3 Professional References -email and phone numbers
    • Recent Graduates to include your Faculty Advisor, School Advisor(s) and one or more of the following: Principal, Vice principal or most recent previous employer
    • Experienced Teachers to include current Principal, Vice Principal and previous Administrator(s)

** We do not accept friends or teaching colleagues as references**

  • TRB (Teacher Regulation Branch) Status:
    • if your application is in process, please provide a screen shot of the application, including the drop down menu of outstanding documents

Due to the confidentiality of the interview process and the high volume of applications, we do not provide feedback, notify unsuccessful applicants or respond to inquiries regarding the status of an application.

We will contact applicants directly if we are interested in moving forward or if an application requires additional information.

HOW TO APPLY:

1. Register on Make a Future: http://www.makeafuture.ca/ and create a profile under the Category "Teachers, Principals & Superintendents"

2. Click on Job Postings then Search

3. Select the job that you are qualified for

4. Answer the job posting questions then click Apply

5. Upload supporting documents to the Competition

6. Once you submit your application you will receive a confirmation email from Make a Future

*The VSB has been given approval from the Human Rights Tribunal for a Special Program under s. 42(3) of the Human Rights Code. Under this special program, the VSB seeks to preferentially hire Aboriginal persons to a variety of teaching positions. Therefore, each applicant may wish to provide, on a voluntary basis, information whether they identify as an Aboriginal person.

Posted On
May 11, 2023
Closing Date & Time
Ongoing

Job Type
Occasional
Job Category
Teachers, Principals & Superintendents
City
Vancouver
School/Location
Various (on-call)