Senior School Teacher, English and Social Studies

  • START DATE: 08/04/2019
  • Vancouver, BC, Canada
  • CONTRACT TYPE: 1-Year Renewable
  • North America
Teaching / Faculty Jobs Camp / After School Program

Job Overview

Position Dates: April 08, 2019 – June 26, 2020

Horizon Academy is located on the UBC campus and online at (http://www.satacademy.ca/). We offer educational consulting, test preparation, college planning, and academic high school programs for all students. Horizon Academy has been one of Vancouver’s top college-prep academies since 2016.

We are now looking for a passionate and experienced educator (English teacher, writer, and speaker) to help build out the Horizon teaching business. We need more of the brightest professionals in our school. We believe our strength comes from our teachers. We’re hiring the kind of people who take leadership, thrive in fast-paced environments, inspire their students, and are committed to having an impact on their education. Whether you create educational programs that redefine our business or build connections that strengthen the community, you can make it happen at Horizon!

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Prepare and deliver lesson plans and interactive learning activities/materials that follow BC curriculum standards
  • Incorporate appropriate technology and media in lesson planning
  • Participate in professional development sessions and school meetings
  • Value our students by putting their interests first
  • Provide professional quality work,and have an uncompromising determination to achieve excellence

Qualifications and skills:

  • Bachelor’s degree in English Language, Literature or a relevant discipline.
  • A passion for and experience working with adolescents
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Demonstrated teaching innovation and professional growth
  • Access to various writing/reading teaching resources
  • Self-motivated and committed to excellence
  • Experience teaching Psychology and Law  is an asset.

If you are interested in Horizon Academy, please send your resume and cover letter to hr@satacademy.ca. We look forward to hearing from you.

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