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TEACHER JOB POSTING

 

Kelowna Christian School is inviting dynamic, BC certified educators who demonstrate a commitment towards Christian Education and a passion to deepen students’ service to God and others as disciples of Jesus.   Successful candidates must demonstrate an ability to provide differentiated programming and deliver curriculum competencies in an innovative manner, within a highly collaborative team environment that fully engages students in learning. We are currently accepting applications for the following teacher position:

 

Elementary Music Teacher (Kindergarten & Grade 1)

0.35 FTE, starting August 26, 2019

 

Job Description:

This is a part time, temporary position for the 2019-20 school year, teaching music to primary grade students at our Elementary campus. B.C. Teacher Certification is required.

 

Preferred candidates will have:

  • university level coursework with regard to music pedagogy;
  • knowledge of Orff music method;
  • experience with musical productions and choral instruction;
  • piano accompaniment ability;
  • a desire to develop a Christian Worldview among students;
  • an understanding of current and leading practices regarding music instruction of young children.

 

Teacher applicants should meet, at minimum, the following qualifications;  

  • A Bachelor of Education degree or equivalent.
  • Experience leading music instruction in community and/or school setting.

 

Please see the school website (http://www.kcschool.ca/about-kcs/careers) for the full application form and details of the application process.  Applications will be kept on file for two years. The school will contact only those applicants short-listed for a specifically posted position or Teacher on Call position.

 

Closing date for these positions: Friday, August 9th, 2019

 

Electronic submission of applications and supporting documentation should be sent to:

 

Mike Campbell, Head of School

Kelowna Christian School

2870 Benvoulin Road, Kelowna, BC V1W 2E3

Email: mike.campbell@kcschool.ca

 

Located in the sunny Okanagan Valley, Kelowna Christian School is the largest independent Christian school in the city of Kelowna, British Columbia, educating approximately 800 students from preschool to grade 12 on two campuses.  Founded in 1978, the school approaches student development holistically, working to fulfill its mission “to educate, equip, and inspire our school community to become disciples of Jesus who love and serve God and others.” Kelowna Christian School is at an exciting time in its history having recently entered a period of significant growth coupled with a renewed commitment to our core mission of building disciples of Jesus Christ, and vision to become “a Christ-like community passionately transforming our world”