Collingwood School
  • West Vancouver, BC, Canada

With over 1,200 students JK to 12, Collingwood offers incredibly abundant, wide-ranging academic opportunities and extensive, varied experiences in sports, service and the performing arts.

12/02/2019
Collingwood School is a coeducational day school located on two campuses in West Vancouver, BC. Our purpose is to teach, model, inspire and encourage our students, ultimately preparing them to become successful global citizens. With an innovative, evolving approach to teaching, the totality of our curriculum provides students with a wealth of diverse, meaningful and transformative educational experiences. At Collingwood, we are uncommon, unbounded and unassuming. We search for teachers and educators who think differently, who are willing to learn and who are experts in academics, arts, athletics or service. We are seeking qualified Early Childhood Educators to join our kindergarten classes at our Wentworth campus (Grades JK-7). The successful candidate is a flexible, dynamic, collaborative, inspirational, educator who is looking to become part of a vibrant teaching and learning community.  This position is Full Time and will start  late August 2019. Responsibilities Work in partnership with a kindergarten teacher in class and work closely with both SK and JK teams Lead provocations in class and work on documentation Help to deliver the BC curriculum Attend Pro D opportunities Team teach  Support children one on one and in small groups Take on minimal School Age Care responsibilities and recess coverage as required Qualifications ECE Diploma Minimum 1 year of ECE experience Familiar with the Reggio approach to education, an asset Demonstrated oral, written, communication and presentation skills Ability to build collaborative and effective relationships with students, staff, parents and the community Our “Must Haves” Proven work ethic with utmost integrity Desire to excel and succeed Self-awareness, with a desire for constant self improvement (goal –oriented) Self motivated, energetic and fun! We offer a competitive salary, a generous benefits package, including a RRSP matching program, along with one of the most beautiful locations in Canada to work! If this role sounds like a good fit, we would love to hear from you! Please submit a cover letter detailing your suitability for the position along with your resume, including three employment references, by March 4th, 2019. We sincerely thank all applicants for your interest; however, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.  
Collingwood School West Vancouver, BC, Canada Teaching / Faculty Jobs K-12 School
12/02/2019
Collingwood School is a coeducational day school located on two campuses in West Vancouver, BC. Our purpose is to teach, model, inspire and encourage our students, ultimately preparing them to become successful global citizens. With an innovative, evolving approach to teaching, the totality of our curriculum provides students with a wealth of diverse, meaningful and transformative educational experiences. At Collingwood, we are uncommon, unbounded and unassuming. We search for teachers who think differently, who are willing to learn and who are experts in academics, arts, athletics or service. We are seeking a Full Time French Teacher to join our Wentworth Campus (JK - Grade 7). The successful candidate is a dynamic, collaborative, inspirational, educator who is looking to become part of a vibrant teaching and learning community. You bring French teaching experience, flexibility and tech savviness to this role. The position will start in early March 2019 and is to cover a maternity leave. Responsibilities Design and deliver a curriculum that meets the needs of the individual students and the Ministry requirements Establish a respectful and safe learning environment Collaborate with other members of faculty to create innovative lessons and units that include experiential learning Attend regular Pro D to strengthen and inform your teaching practice Maintain confidentiality of all information related to Collingwood School, the students, their families, and staff Qualifications Bachelor of Education in elementary education Bachelor of Arts in Modern Languages an asset Exceptional French communication skills, both oral and written Minimum 3 years teaching experience in an elementary school  In depth knowledge of AIM approach A passion for languages and cultural diversity Excellent management, organizational, interpersonal and relationship skills Demonstrated oral, written, communication and presentation skills Ability to build collaborative and effective relationships with students, staff, parents and the community Certified (or in the process of becoming certified) by the British Columbia Ministry of Education Teacher Regulation Branch Our “Must Haves” Proven work ethic with utmost integrity Desire to help each student achieve personal success Self-awareness, with a desire for constant self improvement (goal –oriented) Self motivated, energetic and fun. We offer a competitive salary, a generous benefits package, including a RRSP matching program, along with one of the most beautiful locations in Canada to work! If this role sounds like a good fit, we would love to hear from you! Please submit a cover letter detailing your suitability for the position along with your resume, including three employment references, by February 28, 2019. We sincerely thank all applicants for your interest however, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Please visit our website for more information about our school.
Collingwood School West Vancouver, BC, Canada Teaching / Faculty Jobs K-12 School
08/02/2019
Collingwood School is a coeducational day school located on two campuses in West Vancouver, BC. Our purpose is to teach, model, inspire and encourage our students, ultimately preparing them to become successful global citizens. With an innovative, evolving approach to teaching, the totality of our curriculum provides students with a wealth of diverse, meaningful and transformative educational experiences. At Collingwood, we are uncommon, unbounded and unassuming. We seek teachers who think differently, who are willing to learn and who are experts in academics, arts, athletics or service. We are seeking a Full Time Individualized Education Coordinator for our Morven campus (Grades 8-12). The successful candidate will be an experienced, flexible, collaborative, and inspirational educator who is looking to become a part of a vibrant teaching and learning community. The position will start in August 2019. Responsibilities The IEP Coordinator is the primary advocate for all students with psychoeducational assessments or Individual Educational Plans. This highly motivated individual will be the front line representative for all mainstream students who have Individualized Education Plans at the Morven campus; this includes creating IEPs, facilitating parent and student meetings and monitoring student progress. The successful candidate will also teach one class. Qualifications Bachelor of Education in secondary education with teaching experience at the secondary level Master’s Degree or Diploma in Special Education or experience working in Special Education programs an asset The ability to read and interpret psychoeducational assessments and to create an Individualized Education Plan and monitor student progress Experience in differentiating instruction and assessment, as well as teaching learning strategies to support executive functioning and academic skills Excellent management, organizational, interpersonal and relationship skills Experience with applying for and facilitating accommodations from the College Board for the SAT, the PSAT and AP exams as the S.S.D coordinator Experience with applying for and facilitating accommodations for the A.C.T for students on I.E.P’s Experience with coordinating and overseeing an AP program Certified (or in the process of becoming certified) by the British Columbia Ministry of Education Teacher Regulation Branch Our “Must Haves” Proven work ethic with utmost integrity Desire to excel and succeed Self-awareness, with a desire for constant self improvement (goal –oriented) Self motivated, energetic and fun We offer a competitive salary, a generous benefits package, including a RRSP matching program, along with one of the most beautiful locations in Canada to work! If this role sounds like a good fit, we would love to hear from you! Please submit a cover letter detailing your suitability for the position along with your resume, including three employment references, by February 22, 2019.   We sincerely thank all applicants for your interest however, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Please visit our website for more information about our school.
Collingwood School West Vancouver, BC, Canada Teaching / Faculty Jobs K-12 School
04/02/2019
Collingwood School is a coeducational day school located on two campuses in West Vancouver, BC. Our purpose is to teach, model, inspire and encourage our students, ultimately preparing them to become successful global citizens. With an innovative, evolving approach to teaching, the totality of our curriculum provides students with a wealth of diverse, meaningful and transformative educational experiences. At Collingwood, we are uncommon, unbounded and unassuming. We search for teachers who think differently, who are willing to learn and who are experts in academics, arts, athletics or service. We are seeking a Full Time Director of Intermediate (Grade 4-7) to join our Wentworth Campus (JK - Grade 7). The successful candidate is a dynamic, collaborative, inspirational, educator who is looking to become part of a vibrant teaching and learning community. You bring strong leadership, teaching experience, and exceptional organizational skills to this role. The position will start in August 2019. Responsibilities Foster the school mission, values, and sense of community through student-centered decisions In collaboration with the Wentworth leadership team, contribute to the development and implementation of the school’s strategic objectives Monitor and improve school programs relating to student voice and leadership, character education and experiential learning Effectively communicate school policies and practices with students, parents, and staff in the 4-7 division Liaise with the community, partner schools, ISABC, CAIS, and other organizations to develop a network of expertise and to promote Collingwood Maintain high visibility and remain accessible to students, parents, and faculty in the 4-7 division Assist with staffing elements in the 4-7 division, including interviewing, hiring, reflective practice, mentorship and evaluation Oversee the day-to-day operations and smooth running of the grade 4-7 intermediate division including restorative justice practices and student discipline. Support and implement service learning initiatives grades 4-7 Ensure clear scope and sequence of the co-curricular programs grades 4-7 Perform other duties which may be reasonably assigned by the Head of Wentworth and the Head of School Qualifications Bachelor of Education British Columbia Teacher Certification 5-7 years of Elementary or Middle School teaching experience 5-7 years in a leadership role in education Strong communication skills and a proven ability to work with students, faculty and parents Proven leadership skills with a flexible and collaborative approach to working within a team  Exceptional organizational skills and ability to manage multiple priorities A strong knowledge of curriculum, instruction, assessment and school leadership A working knowledge of independent schools including a CAIS Leadership Institute Diploma (an asset) Experience in hiring, supervising and evaluating teachers (an asset) Masters in Education and/or related field (an asset) Our “Must Haves” Proven work ethic with utmost integrity Desire to help each student achieve personal success Self-awareness, with a desire for constant self improvement (goal –oriented) Self motivated, energetic and fun. We offer a competitive salary, a generous benefits package, including a RRSP matching program, along with one of the most beautiful locations in Canada to work! If this role sounds like a good fit, we would love to hear from you! Please submit a cover letter detailing your suitability for the position along with your resume, including three employment references, by February 14, 2019 . We sincerely thank all applicants for your interest however, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Please visit our website for more information about our school.
Collingwood School West Vancouver, BC, Canada Teaching / Faculty Jobs K-12 School