French Immersion Teachers Required – Vancouver, BC Region – Start August 2017 – New Teachers Welcome
Posting Date: Feb 07 2017
Continent: North America
City: Vancouver Area
Job Type : Teaching / Faculty Jobs
Organization Type: School District
Estimated Start Date: Aug 01 2017
Contract Type: Full-Time ( Permanent)
Job Overview: Full-time French immersion teaching positions are available in beautiful BC. Positions start this August, just 45 minutes from downtown, Vancouver in one of BC’s largest public school boards. Are you a talented French speaking Canadian school teacher, with a Bachelor’s Degree in Education from Canada? Please apply and contact It’s Academic today for professional and helpful support! Our service is 100% free for job seekers.
Benefits: New teachers will start on a full time basis with a salary of approximately 46K CAD; higher salaries are based on academic qualifications and years of experience according to the British Columbia Teachers’ Collective Agreement. Teachers who work in British Colombia public schools will join the British Columbia Teachers’ Federation. For detailed employment and salary information, please visit the British Columbia’s Public School Employers’ Association web site at http://www.bcpsea.bc.ca/bc-teachers/default.aspx. Accommodation and relocation is the sole responsibility of the teacher.
Qualifications: Successful applicants must have a Bachelor’s of Education from any province in Canada, and be fluent in French (written and spoken) and also have a good command of English. Both new and experienced teachers are encouraged to apply. Candidates must have recent practicum reports, teaching reports or references from a previous principal from Canada within the last two years. Once hired, successful candidates will have to apply for BC teacher certification which is primarily an administrative procedure, then they will have to relocate to BC by the beginning of August 2017.
Additional Details: Fluency in oral and written French is imperative, as well as a good command of English. The successful candidate must also have a comprehensive knowledge and understanding of the elementary or secondary school French language curriculum; confidence in the delivery of French language instruction; knowledge and understanding of a variety of assessment and evaluation techniques; demonstration of excellent interpersonal skills; strong ability to work as a part of a multi-disciplinary team; strong organizational and classroom management skills. Almost all teachers in BC begin their teaching career as temporary teachers before being assigned to their own permanent class. These positions begin as temporary classroom assignments but are paid on a full-time basis from the start. Teachers will typically be moved into their own permanent class within a year after they have acclimated to the curriculum subject to the School District’s requirements.
Organization Overview: Come to Vancouver, BC and teach full-time in August 2017. Our client is one of BC’s largest public school boards, located about 40 minutes from the beautiful beaches of Vancouver, BC. The school board requires certified Canadian teachers with a Bachelor’s of Education, who are able to teach elementary or secondary in a French Immersion FSL environment and/or science to English speaking Canadian students.