Learning Strategies Teacher
Junior School (Gr. 1-7)
Full Time starting September 1, 2019
York House School, located in the heart of Vancouver, is one of Canada’s leading independent schools for girls. Founded in 1932 by seven progressive and insightful women, York House provides an outstanding education for approximately 650 girls from Junior Kindergarten to Grade 12.
We are inviting applications from Learning Strategies Teachers who have experience working closely with a team to provide a variety of supports for students, teachers and parents and who are committed to an inclusive approach to student success. Under the direction of the Director of Junior School, and working closely with the members of the Learning Strategies Department, this individual will ensure that all stakeholders have a good understanding of how best to support students in meeting their learning goals. A background in the role of a Learning Assistance/Resource Teacher in an Elementary School and teaching students with specific needs, including learning disabilities and giftedness is necessary.
This individual will meet the diverse behavioural, emotional needs and/or physical disabilities of students as well as research and apply computer technology for the classroom/assistive technologies as needed. This individual will also have opportunities to be involved in the co-curricular and extra-curricular activities that enhance students’ experiences at school.
Responsibilities and Experience
To learn more about this exceptional community please visit us at www.yorkhouse.ca.
A criminal record and vulnerable sector check is a requirement.
Apply online with resume and cover letter.
Closing Date: February 22, 2019
We thank all candidates in advance. We will, however, contact only those selected for an interview.