Currently accepting resumes; position available.
Beachcombers Academy is seeking an elementary teacher to join and work cooperatively with our team. We are a unique, rural independent school with a nature-inspired curriculum, and a commitment to a respectful learning environment. Students attend 4 days per week. Located on beautiful Vancouver Island, we offer a beautiful ocean view schoolhouse with small classes. Teachers will create learning environments that are kind and self-disciplined. Teachers will utilize the new BC curriculum methodology. We seek to support children to develop and retain an enthusiasm and passion for learning. Our curriculum embraces our local environment with an active outdoor recreation component, coastal sciences, West Coast literature, sailing, hiking and virtues program. As a small rural school we are committed to small class sizes, developing a sense of extended-family within the school, and a strong sense of community within the wider community. The position is to teach in multi-age classrooms, similar to a Montessori approach. Grades will be dependent on registration. This is an exciting opportunity for an energetic and creative teacher with a commitment to a holistic approach to education. Successful applicants will have the necessary dedication and enthusiasm to support a small rural school. We are seeking an individual with the following qualities:
· B.C. Certified Teacher or hold a BC Independent School Certificate.
· Teaching experience, ideally a minimum of two years experience.
· A teacher who supports holistic development to provide an optimal educational environment.
· Willing to work as a cooperative team member.
· Be flexible with a good sense of humour.
· Possess good classroom management and communication skills
· Committed to ongoing positive and compassionate communication with students,
staff, parents and community members
· Dedicated to fostering a warm and supportive learning environment.
· Have an interest in outdoor education.
· A class 4 drivers licence or willingness to secure one.
Please forward a letter of interest to firstname.lastname@example.org stating how your experience meets the above qualities together with a resume, teaching reports, and references.
Early Childhood Educator or Early Childhood Educator Assistant
Currently accepting Resumes for ECE-assistant position.
Beachcombers Academy is seeking an exceptional preschool teacher/childcare provider. Applicants must hold ECE or ECE-assistant qualification, be gentle and nurturing, and have an interest in a nature-based educational environment. Please send a cover letter and resume to email@example.com
Applicant assets include an experience or interest in Montessori, yoga, music or art.
Beachcombers Academy is a lovely unique rural school. There are 40 primary students and spots for 16 preschool students. Staff enjoy a happy work environment that is supportive, enthusiastic and positive. The classrooms and school grounds have panoramic ocean views.
This position is a part-time position that may, in future years, become a full-time position. The contact hours are over 4 days (Tuesday to Friday). Non-contact hours include prep-time, minimal administrative time, and monthly staff meetings held on the first Monday of the month. The contact school year is September to mid-June. Non-contact time includes the week before school start and the week following school closure. Contract wage is based on experience and training. The school, including preschool, is closed for a one week fall break, a two week winter break, and one week spring break; these are paid breaks.
For more information about the school please review our website.
ECE qualification or ECE-assistant.
Experience or interest in Montessori, nature-based education, art, music, French or teaching yoga to young children. Ability to teach boundaries in a gentle and respectful manner, and an ability to work independently.
Please forward a letter of interest to firstname.lastname@example.org stating how your experience meets the above qualities.
Currently accepting resumes.
Beachcombers Academy is looking for substitute teachers to cover all grades at our school in Fanny Bay. Candidates would preferably have experienced in teaching multi-age groups. Applicants must hold a current BC Teaching Certificate. Please email resume to: email@example.com