Grade 7 Teacher
Temporary, Full-time Position
Queen Margaret’s School is accepting applications for a Grade 7 girls’ classroom teacher. This teacher will be covering a one year leave of absence, beginning August 27th, 2012.
The candidate must possess or be eligible for Teacher certification through the BC Ministry of Education Teacher Regulations Branch.
The successful candidate will:
Ø have experience teaching middle years students (required)
Ø be able to effectively integrate required Information Technology skills with core curriculum
Ø have experience or a keen interest in project based learning approaches
Ø have a proven ability to motivate students through meaningful curriculum
Ø have a keen interest in extracurricular activities
Ø bring energy, enthusiasm and a love for learning to their classroom
About Queen Margaret’s School
Established in 1921, Queen Margaret's School (QMS) is located on 27 country-like acres in Duncan, BC. QMS offers a co-ed Early Childhood Education Program and Junior School, all girls High School, and all girls Boarding School (Grades 6-12). Queen Margaret’s School is home to a small, intensive ESL Program and Canada's only fully-integrated school Equestrian Program. The school's comprehensive scholastic and extra-curricular program provide opportunities for achievement and personal growth through academics, sports, visual and performing arts, riding and community service.
Teachers interested in joining the Queen Margaret’s community must embrace the ethos of an independent school education. They must have a proven record of commitment to the extensive co-curricular life of an independent school, the capacity to develop positive relationships with parents and the desire to contribute to a collaborative learning community.
Applications must include:
Ø a cover letter;
Ø three (3) professional references;
Ø proof of teacher certification and degrees obtained.
For more information on our school, please see our website www.qms.bc.ca. Please submit your application with all supporting documents to Tracy Arden firstname.lastname@example.org. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.