Intermediate Classroom Teacher Position
Choice School for Gifted Children in Richmond, B.C. is an Independent Ministry-designated Special Education School that specializes in providing an emotionally nurturing and intellectually challenging learning environment for gifted students in grades K through 7. Choice provides an educational context in which gifted children can thrive in small classes with innovative programming, skilled teachers, and extensive specialist support.
If you are looking for an exceptional professional experience, the opportunity to work with committed colleagues and innovative curriculum, and an inviting, warm, flexible, supportive, and family-like community to work in, Choice is a place for you!
We are inviting applications to join our Intermediate Team. The current positions include
· a full-time (1.0 FTE) position at the intermediate level beginning August 24th, 2021 and extending to June 30th 2022 or beyond.
Successful candidates will provide evidence of:
a clear understanding of the developmental progression of intermediate learners and the BC Curriculum intermediate students;
· familiarity with special education and SEL pedagogy that supports students who have gifted profiles and/or twice exceptionalities;
knowledge of the environmental factors needed to create nurturing, stimulating learning experiences that support the whole child;
· the ability to and experience with team teaching and collaborative planning;
knowledge of backwards design curriculum planning to facilitate inquiry, provocation, creativity, critical thinking, and core competencies;
· fluency in both formative and summative assessment practices.
Applications should be submitted to email@example.com and must include a current Curriculum Vitae, a cover letter that describes the applicant’s educational philosophy, contact information for three professional references, and a copy of the applicant’s Certificate of Qualification from the Teacher Regulation Branch.