MYP Language & Literature Teacher

  • Glenlyon Norfolk School
  • START DATE: 15/05/2019
  • Victoria, BC, Canada
  • North America
Teaching / Faculty Jobs K-12 School

Job Overview

Glenlyon Norfolk School (GNS) is an independent day school that is a caring and thriving community. As one of only fifteen IB World Continuum schools in Canada offering three International Baccalaureate programs, GNS is proud of its unique '/IB Advantage'/: a 21st-Century education which educates the whole child and creates global thinkers. Our strength lies in meeting students where they are and in providing them the skills and opportunities to explore who they will become.
At GNS, we are a strong community minded team with a big heart and a strong work ethic. We are looking for like-minded individuals who will share in our passion to prepare outstanding citizens of character who will contribute to the world through their leadership, their commitment to service and their understanding that we are all responsible for the future of our communities.  We currently seek qualified applicants to teach in the following area starting September 2019:
MYP Language & Literature
Grades 6-10
Full-time, one-year post
(with possibility to extend)
The successful candidate will be expected to:
• plan and deliver the core program requirements for middle/senior school students
• collaboratively plan and deliver International Baccalaureate (IB) Units that incorporate the BC curriculum
• monitor and support student academic, co-curricular, and personal growth
• make an active contribution to our extensive co-curricular programs, and participate fully in the culture of our independent school community
• Eligible to hold a valid BC teaching certificate
• Experience teaching MYP Language & Literature, with preference given to candidates who have taught MYP Drama
• Familiarity with, or knowledge teaching within, the BC curriculum
• Must be highly collegial and a collaborative team player
• Exceptional interpersonal skills to establish connections with students, parents and colleagues
• A strong aptitude in differentiated learning styles and a passion for educating the whole student
• Demonstrated commitment to integrating technology purposefully to transform learning
• Strong knowledge of inquiry-based and project-based learning approaches
• Demonstrated passion for innovation and creativity in education
• Highly reflective and committed to continuous professional growth and improvement
Glenlyon Norfolk School offers a comprehensive total compensation package and the opportunity to work with an exceptional community of professionals.  Interested candidates should submit a resume and cover letter indicating personal strengths and accomplishments by visiting the following link: https://easyapply.co/job/myp-language-literature-teacher?rcid=isabc
Application deadline:  May 28, 2019 at 12:00pm
We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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