Success Centre Teacher

Job Code: 3757811

Job Details

Pythagoras Academy is currently seeking an experienced Success Centre Teacher starting August 28th, 2024.

Job Description

Pythagoras Academy is an exceptional co-educational independent school for students from Junior Kindergarten to Grade 8. Our school prides itself on a unique educational philosophy that champions the role of the Fine Arts. We believe in encouraging creativity in our students and consider it to be one of the most valuable and transferable core skills.

Contract: Full-time (1.0)

Start Date: August 28th, 2024

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Plan and create student learning that incorporate BC Curriculums objectives, including STEM and design thinking;
  • Assess student learning using formative and summative methods, incorporating feedback, student reflection and formal reporting, to grow and develop skills;
  • Be the touchstone for parents, students and teachers;
  • Personalize learning opportunities for students;
  • Work collaboratively with colleagues to support the development of integrated lessons and units;
  • Maintain appropriate standards of behaviour, mutual respect, and safety within the classroom;
  • Incorporate appropriate technology use;
  • Integrate social responsibility and kindness into daily teaching and routines;

Position and Qualifications

  • Possess or be in the application of a valid BC Teaching Certificate;
  • Possess a Bachelors degree or higher qualification in education;
  • Models a strong work ethic as well as high standards of commitment;
  • Foster's school mission, values and sense of community through student-centered decisions;
  • Effectively communicates with staff, parents and students;
  • Maintains professionalism through all school interactions and activities;
  • Experience writing and maintaining IEP's;
  • Teaching social-emotional skills and creating friendship clubs;
  • Working with gifted students to challenge their numeracy skills.

As an educator, you embody these qualities:

  • Passion : you deeply enjoy the craft of educating, your focus is on inspiring your students.
  • Technical knowledge : you are knowledgeable about how to help students gain skills and a deeper understanding of concepts.
  • Curiosity : you are a naturally curious person and you help to foster curiosity in your students.
  • Innovation : your planning involves novel and engaging methods of instruction.
  • Social Emotional intelligence: you are skilled at teaching in a way that helps students to feel safe to be themselves and to develop confidence.

Compensation: Pythagoras Academy teaching salaries are 5% above Richmond School Board salaries.

Job Type: Full-time

Annual Salary: $68,327 - $104,971


  • Extended health care
  • RRSP match

Posted On
June 23, 2024
Closing Date & Time

Job Type
Full Time
Job Category
Teachers, Principals & Superintendents
Pythagoras Academy Society
Employment Start Date
Start Immediately
Mandatory Document
  • Resume
  • Cover Letter
  • Teaching Qualifications/Licenses
  • Certificates & Diplomas