Middle School Science and Math Teacher

Part-time (0.80 FTE) one-year term position, September 2019 – June 2020.

We are seeking a Middle School science and math teacher for Grades 6 to 8, starting in September 2019 for the duration of the school year.

The successful applicant will have the following qualifications and experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in science and/or math; additional coursework in either area would be an asset
  • Certified or eligible to teach in British Columbia
  • Passion for middle school learners and their development
  • Prior teaching experience in science and math, specifically in the middle years
  • Familiarity and experience with the BC Ministry of Education science and math curriculum
  • Understanding of creative and innovative teaching strategies particularly inquiry and project-based learning
  • Experience and aptitude in integrating technology into the learning experience
  • Ability to support a variety of learners including students with learning exceptionalities including giftedness, challenges with mental health and executive functioning skills
  • Experience differentiating instruction and assessment for a variety of learners
  • Evidence of and understanding of collaboration within a dynamic educational team.

Responsibilities include:

  • Communicating student learning to parents, attending staff meetings and participating in all duties associated with teaching
  • Serving as a Teacher Advisor to a group of students who meet daily for pastoral care and support
  • Willingness to participate meaningfully in the extra-curricular life of the school.

Application Details

Applicants must be eligible to teach in British Columbia. Applicants are requested to supply a résumé with references, accompanied by a cover letter outlining the candidate’s strengths and how the candidate is well-suited to teaching in a rich academic program.

Please respond on or prior to Thursday, April 18, 2019 to:

Kate Knight
Interim Director of Middle School
St. Michaels University School
3400 Richmond Road
Victoria, BC V8P 4P5
[email protected]

We regret that only short-listed candidates will be contacted; no phone calls, please. Once a successful candidate is hired, the posting will be removed from our Current Opportunities page. Thank you for your interest in our school.

St. Michaels University School is a co-educational, boarding and day school with a global reputation for academic excellence. Students from all over the world are challenged and inspired among their peers in an environment of extraordinary faculty, students, programming and facilities.

Our graduates attend the top universities in the world, many of them on scholarships. The faculty culture of excellence is supported by healthy professional development resources and a dynamic program of professional growth, which has earned them national and international recognition, including several Prime Minister’s Teaching Awards.

The school pursues academic success in an environment where the character and the self also grow.

For more information about St. Michaels University School, please refer to the rest of our website.