Grade 5 Teacher - St. Augustine Elementary School

Job Code: 3755212

Job Details


- Teach in a faith-based and culturally diverse school environment
- Classroom available upon hire. Not necessary to sit on TOC list.
- Mentorship and monthly opportunities for professional development
- Competitive salary and excellent Benefits Package, including CPP, Extended Medical, Dental
- Schools located throughout the Greater Vancouver Area and Powell River, close to the beauty and adventure that British Columbia has to offer
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St. Augustine School is seeking a full-time Grade 5 teacher. This position includes the teaching of all curricular areas, including Christian Education; though the school employs specialists in PHE, Music, and French. Because we are a double-stream school, the applicant must be able to work collaboratively with a partner teacher. In addition, the applicant must be proficient in the use of technology, in particular, the use of Google Classroom and the G-Suites platform, and the use of programs such Seesaw as well as Second Step in your teaching are also assets. Furthermore, the successful applicant will be involved in the extra-curricular activities of the school, with preference to school musicals, choir, and band. To learn more about the position, please, contact

St. Augustine Elementaryis a Roman Catholic School, located in Vancouver, BC, a city repeatedly acclaimed as one of the most beautiful and livable in the world. St. Augustine's is part of the faithful and family-centred community of St. Augustine's Parish, and, together, we are committed to providing the best possible learning environment in which all students can thrive, grow, and realize their potential as unique individuals, academically, socially, emotionally, and spiritually . We offer a rich, inclusive, balanced, and faith-filled approach to education in the Catholic tradition that is inspired by the life and teachings of St. Augustine of Canterbury. Our mission is to teach children to be kind, generous and diligent, and to have respect for everyone in society, without exception. We believe that our school is truly a special place where each member of the community -- students, parents, teachers, and staff -- can make their own unique contribution and impact. To learn more, please visit our


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On an on-going basis, we accept teacher applications for grade levels K to 12 for our Catholic schools throughout the Greater Vancouver Area and Powell River in beautiful British Columbia. All Catholics, non-Catholics, new education grads, and experienced teachers from across Canada are strongly encouraged to apply. Our major hiring season is in April for the following school year, but we recommend that you apply now as we receive an influx of applications.


The Catholic Independent Schools of the Vancouver Archdiocese (the CISVA) operates 46 schools – 40 elementary and 6 high schools. Our schools are located throughout the Greater Vancouver Area, near the best sites and attractions that Vancouver and British Columbia has to offer. Our footprint extends over 250 kilometers from Powell River in the west to Chilliwack in the east.

We are a culturally diverse faith-based family . We offer more than a place of work – we provide a call to your teaching vocation where you can work and live your faith in a supportive community.

We are a vibrant school system with many school and program expansion projects in the future. We offer spiritual and professional growth and mentorship opportunities for new teachers to help them with their transition into the CISVA.

Posted On
May 22, 2024
Closing Date & Time
June 28, 2024 12:00 AM PST/PDT

Job Type
Full Time
Job Category
Teachers, Principals & Superintendents
St. Augustine's Elementary
$53,993 - $101,349
Employment Start Date
September 03, 2024
End Date
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