Southpointe Academy, an independent, K-12, university-preparatory school in Tsawwassen, B.C. invites applications from individuals who wish to join our dynamic community. Located in a contemporary urban learning environment, the School building meets rigorous architectural standards and possesses views from all common areas of the Fraser Delta, Gulf of Georgia and the North Shore Mountains.
The School is an authorized International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB PYP) school and is an IB Middle Years Programme (MYP) candidate school. Southpointe also offers The College Board’s Advanced Placement (AP) Program to students in Grades 10-12. Our graduates attend the top post-secondary schools in Canada, the U.S. and the U.K.
Southpointe Academy is home to 560 students, with approximately 230 students in the Junior School. We have over 80 teachers and support staff. The Junior School is comprised of 2 classes to each grade, from Kindergarten to Grade 5. The foundation of our Junior School is the BC Curriculum and International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB PYP).
The Junior School Principal will ensure that all programmes and practices of the faculty and staff support the school’s mission and that all students are provided with an outstanding educational programme.
Reporting to the Head of School, the Junior School Principal position will commence August 1, 2019.
The Junior School Principal should have experience of successful elementary teaching and a strong background in leadership within a PYP setting. We are looking for a leader who demonstrates the attributes of the IB Learner Profile and believes strongly in the value of an inquiry, concept-based approach to learning.
Qualifications and Experience:
A competitive salary and benefits package will be offered in line with similar Independent Schools in the region.
Please submit your application with the following supporting documents:
Timeline for applicants:
Applications will be reviewed as they are received. Should we identify an outstanding applicant early in the process, the School reserves the right to make an appointment before the deadline mentioned above, bringing the search to an early close.
We thank all applicants for their interest in working at Southpointe Academy. However, please note that: