Nala'atsi Alternate Program Teacher

Job Description: 

1 FTE Nala'atsi Alternate Program Teacher
The successful candidate will demonstrate:
* Recent teaching experience in Grades 8-12 with Aboriginal students in an alternate setting
* Knowledge of and experience with secondary core curriculum grades 8-12 (Science; Math; Social Studies; English)
* Experience with adapting and modifying curriculum to meet the diverse needs of students
* Skills and experience with the development and implementation of I.E.P.s
* Ability to provide culturally based Science content
* Recent experience in the development and implementation of Aboriginal programs
* Experience working collaboratively with school administrators, teachers and district staff
* Ability to work effectively as a member of a collaborative Aboriginal Education team
* Experience establishing relationships with Aboriginal students and families
* Experience establishing and maintain links with the Aboriginal community
* Aboriginal ancestry required
School District #71 - Comox Valley is committed to preparing all learners for a changing world. We engage learners to develop creativity, critical thinking, collaboration, communication and social competencies. Our teachers use and develop best practices through meaningful and purposeful collaboration and inquiry. As lifelong learners themselves, our teachers embrace diversity, apply assessment for learning approaches, and integrate technology in meaningful ways to personalize learning. The successful candidate will demonstrate a willingness to embrace and share the district's commitments outlined above and model its principles in their teaching practice.
Bruce Carlos,
District Principal, Aboriginal Education Services
School District #71 (Comox Valley)
665 16th Street Courtenay, B.C. V9N 1X6
Phone: 250-331-4040

Application Deadline: 
Friday, July 29, 2016
Job Type: 
Employment (Full Time)