24-T-57 - 1.0 FTE French Immersion Teacher

Job Code: 3791011

Job Details

School District No. 20 (Kootenay-Columbia)
Teaching Vacancy

Posting Date: July 4, 2024

Competition # 24-T-57
Twin Rivers Elementary School
1.0 FTE Primary French Immersion Teacher
Temporary: September 1, 2024 – June 30, 2025


  1. BC Certification
  2. Bachelor of Education (Elementary) or equivalent
  3. Undergraduate degree with a major in French or teaching specialization in French Immersion preferred
  4. Demonstrated current knowledge of the renewed curriculum, including the learning and core competencies and appropriate resources is essential
  5. Fluently bilingual. Demonstrated fluency in both English and French in both the receptive and expressive modes, oral and written
  6. Willingness to be demonstrably supportive of immersion education
  7. Demonstrated knowledge of second language methodology
  8. Previous successful experience teaching French Immersion at the elementary level is preferred
  9. Demonstrated ability to use a variety of instructional and assessment strategies
  10. Demonstrated ability to work effectively in a team environment
  11. Excellent communication, interpersonal and classroom management skills

Note: Candidates may be asked to complete an oral or written French language screening to determine levels of language proficiency.

For further information please contact Kim Desmarais, Principal, at kdesmarais@sd20.bc.ca.

The annual salary for this position ranges from $58,579 to $108,088, with placement on the range based on length of service and qualifications in accordance with the collective agreement.

Applications should be sent to Mrs. Marcy VanKoughnett, Assistant Superintendent – Human Resources, School District No. 20 (Kootenay-Columbia) by 12:00 (Noon), July 19, 2024.

Please note we only accept online applications. Please apply online through www.makeafuture.ca

Applicants agree to confidential reference checks, including all previous employers.

We appreciate your interest but regret that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

cc: http://www.makeafuture.ca, www.sd20.bc.ca, KCTU, Schools

Posted On
July 04, 2024
Closing Date & Time
July 19, 2024 12:00 PM PST/PDT

Job Type
Full Time, Contract
Job Category
Teachers, Principals & Superintendents
Twin Rivers Elementary School
Employment Start Date
September 01, 2024
End Date
Mandatory Document
  • Resume
  • Cover Letter