Exciting Opportunity for an Extraordinary Teacher Full Time - 40 Hours per week At Crofton House School, we inspire girls to discover and pursue their personal excellence from the first day of Junior Kindergarten to Grade 12 and beyond. Bound by a belief in the power of all-girls education, Crofton House School fosters a strong sense of community among educators, staff, students and families. Here, everyone can contribute to the strength of our learning community - including you. Crofton House School is seeking an experienced teacher assistant to work with teachers in primary grade classrooms. You will be part of a collaborative teaching team supporting the positive growth and development of young girls in the Junior School. Fulfill your vision as a teaching assistant by joining this dynamic school community with motivated students, abundant resources, enriching professional development opportunities, inspirational colleagues and supportive parents. Teaching and learning is guided and enhanced by the principles of a student-centred, collaborative approach with an inquiry-based focus to deepen learning for young students. Responsibilities:
Assist primary grade teachers in performing specific tasks and responsibilities
Assist in providing individual and small group instruction
Support individual children as required
Prepare instructional materials and classroom visual displays
Work in collaboration with teachers to organize enriching programs
Support the creation of a play based learning environment
Supervise children at lunch and at play outside
Education Assistant Certificate/Diploma or equivalent
Previous experience an asset
Awareness of the learning styles of girls and young women
Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively
Excellent communication skills
Flexible and innovative in approaching challenge
Highly organized with attention to detail
Strong time management skills
Employment and Application Details:
The appointment is effective September 2018 (orientation on August 28, 2018). We offer competitive compensation and generous support for professional, educational and leadership development. Please note that applicants must be able to legally work in Canada.
Apply online by July 8, 2018.
We thank all candidates in advance. We will, however, contact only those selected for an interview. No phone calls please.
About Crofton House School
Crofton House School is a university preparatory day school for girls from junior kindergarten to grade 12. Set on a beautiful ten-acre campus in Vancouver, we offer an inclusive, supportive community of dedicated teachers, involved parents, and enthusiastic students. Collaborative, student-centered, inquiry-based education and world-class facilities create a unique learning environment where each girl can reach her full potential.
Crofton House School
Vancouver, BC, Canada
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