Part Time Teacher - French Grades 4-7

Job Code: 3524464

Job Details

CISND | Catholic Independent Schools of Nelson Diocese

The Catholic Independent Schools of the Nelson Diocese (CISND), hosts six elementary schools, and one high school. The diocese is located in the beautiful Okanagan and Kootenay regions of British Columbia. We are committed to hiring qualified employees who are dedicated to education in the Roman Catholic tradition.

St. Joseph Catholic Elementary (Kelowna, BC) invites applications at this time for:

French Teacher - Grades 4-7

Effective: August 26, 2024

We have a part-time (up to .50 FTE) opening for a French teaching assignment, effective August 26, 2024. This position teaches Grades 4-7. Please apply if you would like to belong to our school community.

St. Joseph Catholic Elementary School provides a Christian atmosphere where each child is nurtured to grow and develop to the best of his/her potential in a supportive, caring and safe environment. Our educators aim to foster the development of the total child in spirit, mind and body. Our staff embrace the philosophy of Whole Child education, challenging students to think critically and creatively in the pursuit of excellence. Our Teachers promote a love for life-long learning through kindness, honesty and service in a community of love and respect.

Preference will be given to candidates with the following qualifications:

  • Commitment to Catholic Education
  • Identification with and participation in the life of a Catholic parish
  • Successful teaching experience, primary years education
  • AIM (Accelerated Integrated Methodology) Training
  • Additional professional experience or courses in adolescent learning and social emotional needs
  • Ability to support students with exceptional needs through differentiated instruction
  • Ability to foster positive relationships with children and families, colleagues and administration
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with ability to work collaboratively
  • Ability to use discretion when dealing with confidential matters

In order to be considered for any position with CISND, the application must be complete. If you are not able to provide the documentation, please provide a reason in your cover letter. Do not submit reference letters.

The following is to be included in your application:

  • Cover letter
  • Resume listing special certificates, licenses, honors and awards, relevant special interests and activities for which you may consider a leadership role
  • BC Teacher’s Certificate (or confirmation of application for certification)
  • TQS
  • Post Secondary Transcripts
  • Recent Evaluation/Practicum report from employer/practicum supervisor
  • CISND Pastoral Reference form

Catholic applicants must provide:

  • Certificate of Catholic baptism or RCIA Certificate
  • Certificate of Catholic marriage, if applicable

As a condition of employment, successful candidates must complete Diocesan Safe Environment training and will be required to submit the following:

  • Certified statement(s) of previous teaching experience
  • Photocopy of Canadian Birth Certificate or Canadian Passport (documentation to indicate you are legally entitled to work in Canada)
  • Social Insurance Number
  • Photocopy of Driver's License
Posted On
May 15, 2024
Closing Date & Time

Job Type
Part Time
Job Category
Teachers, Principals & Superintendents
St. Joseph Catholic Elementary School (Kelowna)
Employment Start Date
August 26, 2024
Mandatory Document
  • Resume
  • Cover Letter