School District No. 64 (Gulf Islands) invites applications for a 0.7500 FTE continuing position for a Grades 3 - 7 Classroom Teacher at Mayne Island School on Mayne Island, B.C., located in the Strait of Georgia between Vancouver and Victoria. The school enrolls approximately 30 students and is looking for an energetic, creative, and enthusiastic teacher for grades 3 to 7. The position is effective as soon as possible.


Necessary Qualifications:

Documented evidence of:

• B.C. Ministry of Education Teaching Certificate

• Exemplary teaching qualifications, current experience and training as a Primary/Intermediate/Middle Years teacher

• Exemplary experience teaching intermediate students working at an emergent literacy/numeracy level

• Ability to deliver inter-disciplinary/thematic programs

• Ability to differentiate instruction

• Ability to implement UDL in the classroom

• Current experience in positive behaviour support

• Effective use of formative and summative assessment to support student learning

• Successful experience implementing programs and IEPs for students with complex learning needs

• Exemplary team-teaching experience in multiage learning environment leading students in activities that promote their physical, mental and social development

• Experience personalizing learning and working in inclusive environments supporting learning for all students

• Successful experience using appropriate technology to support learning

Desired Qualifications:

Documented evidence of:

• Experience in planning nature-based and inquiry-based education programs

• Specific coursework related to the role of teacher librarian

• Collaborative approach to working with colleagues and a commitment to work on team goals for the improvement of student achievement

• Proven ability and willingness to enroll, implement and support parents and community as integral contributors to learning

• Ability to respond with flexibility, commitment and good humor to a wide range of changes and challenges

• An understanding and appreciation of a small school’s benefits and challenges

• Experience teaching English Language Learners

• Ability to successfully integrate appropriate Indigenous content and resources into educational programs

• Commitment to professional growth

Review of applications received will commence immediately. You are encouraged to submit your application (in a single PDF doc) prior to this date for full consideration; however, the competition will remain open until a successful candidate is found or until otherwise advised on our website.

Please include with application:

• Letter of application

• Current resume or portfolio with supporting documents that ensures qualifications are met or exceeded for this position

• Names of three professional referees including their addresses, phone numbers and email addresses

Please note: incomplete applications will not be considered.

Thank you to all who apply; however, only those chosen for an interview will be contacted.

Job Category:
Teachers, Principals & Superintendents
School District #64 (Gulf Islands)
Posting Date:
10/15/2022 8:00:00 PM
Mayne Island, British Columbia