Teacher Assistant, Learning Strategies
Senior School (Gr. 8-12)
from September 2019 to June 2020
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.
York House School is inviting applications from compassionate, innovative and qualified Learning Strategies Teacher Assistants committed to providing an exceptional 21st century learning environment for our girls. The successful candidate will demonstrate excellence in instructional and assessment practices, a passion for teaching, and a strong understanding of how girls learn.
This individual will have opportunities to be involved in the co-curricular and extra-curricular activities that enhance students’ experiences at school. Learning Strategies Teacher Assistants play a key role for our students with special needs, performing functions, which range from personal care to assisting the teacher with instructional programs. They also play a key role in implementing programs. The Teacher Assistant will spend time in classrooms observing, modeling, co-teaching and completing classroom work with students with diverse learning needs.
Desired Qualities and Competencies
To learn more about this exceptional community please visit us at www.yorkhouse.ca.
A criminal record and vulnerable sector check is a requirement.
York House School values diversity and provides an inclusive work environment.
Closing Date: July 9, 2019 at 3:00 pm
We thank all candidates in advance. We will, however, contact only those selected for an interview.