654 Agnes St Victoria, BC V8Z 2E6
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Employment Opportunities

The Pacific Christian School community includes approximately 900 students and over 140 staff on two campuses in one of Canada’s most beautiful communities.

Pacific Christian School seeks to create a community characterized by the presence of Shalom. That is a place where students, staff and others flourish as they are active participants in God’s story. Our mission is to nurture students in Christ-like living, critical thinking and joyful service to be faithful citizens in God’s world.

Our work is guided by our Guiding Education Principles:

We believe that Christian Education at PCS should be:

  • Transformative.
  • Rooted in Belonging.
  • Connected.
  • and Service Oriented.

Current postings:

  • Spanish Teacher (Secondary)
  • Education Assistant (Preschool)

See descriptions below:

Part-time Spanish Teacher
Pacific Christian Secondary

JOB DESCRIPTION
Pacific Christian School invites applicants for the position of Spanish teacher (Spanish 10 and 11). The current opening is for a 0.57 FTE position from January 31, 2022 – June 24, 2022. There is a strong possibility of a continuing position beyond this, and the potential for increased FTE with the addition of other teaching areas.

Ideally, the teacher that we are seeking will:

  • possess current British Columbia teacher certification.
  • have a vibrant Christian faith and a desire to foster Christian faith formation in young people.
  • desire to become an active, contributing, collaborative member of a professional learning community.
  • have demonstrated organizational and planning skills, as well as strong written and verbal communication skills with both adults and young people.
  • have experience in the following areas:
    • teaching Spanish language and culture in a high-school setting
    • employing teaching approaches that are responsive to 21st-century learning needs and best practices
    • integrating a Christian worldview in the teaching of modern languages

To apply, please forward the following by November 30, 2021 to Lorna Herzog (Secondary Principal) at lorna.herzog@pacificchristian.ca:

  • letter of introduction
  • résumé
  • statement of faith
  • a recent teaching evaluation, if available
  • copy of current-year TRB certification
  • Contact information for three references. Not all referees need to comment on the same aspects but, taken together, please ensure that the referees are able to offer insight on character, Christian faith, teaching experience, and passion for working with young people.

 

Part-time Educational Assistant
Pacific Christian Preschool

JOB DESCRIPTION
Preschool Educational Assistants works as a team with preschool staff to enable students with a variety of learning needs to experience success in the school community. 
 

 Specific tasks:

  • Along with preschool teachers, implement the strategies outlined in each student’s Support Plan
  • Provide academic, social and emotional support for students 
  • Under the direction on the preschool teachers, adjust materials to meet the needs of the student(s)
  • Participate in staff training/professional development activities, staff meetings, and conferences 
  • Contribute to the documentation of student’s learning

REQUIRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE 

  • Strong interpersonal skills with adults and children
  • Previous experience working in a learning environment with children with learning challenges and/or social emotional needs

 QUALIFICATIONS 

  • The preferred candidate will have completed an Early Childhood Education Certificate, Early Childhood Assistant Certificate or an Education Assistant Program. 
  • ChildSafe First Aid
  • All applicants should have compassion and patience for students who face learning challenges and must be able to work collaboratively with colleagues to support student learning. 
  • Applicants must have an active Christian faith that shapes their life. 

TERMS OF EMPLOYMENT 

This posting is for Monday (8:30-11:10), Wednesday (9:00-11:40), Friday (8:30-11:10) January to June, with the possibility of extension. 

  • Start date: January 10, 2022
  • End date: June 20, 2022

 To apply, please forward the following:

  • résumé
  • cover letter
  • personal statement of faith 
  • contact information for two references. 

Application materials can be emailed to Joanne Brown (Preschool Director)  at  joanne.brown@pacificchristian.ca  by November 20, 2021.