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Unity Christian School in beautiful Chilliwack, B.C. is seeking an Elementary School Vice-Principal for the 2020 – 2021 school year. Unity Christian is a growing school community in the Upper Fraser Valley with 525 students K – 12.   The mission of Unity Christian School is to assist students in developing their God-given potential, enabling them to participate in the work of building the Kingdom of God; we are intentional about pursuing our graduate profile for our students.

 

The Elementary School is home to 14 committed teaching staff members and 220 students in grades K – 5. The Elementary School learning community is one that seeks to engage students in learning activities that foster a love for learning and a curiosity about the world around them. We desire that students are engaged in learning experiences that encourage them to ask questions, investigate and to seek answers, to explore and experience the delights of God’s world. Students are also encouraged to be discerning and to find ways in which they can better serve and support all of God’s people.

 

Unity Christian School has implemented a digital portfolio to provide continuous and ongoing reporting of student learning.   The digital portfolio has allowed parents and students to see growth throughout the school year and it has provided opportunities for students to reflect meaningfully on their learning.

 

We are looking for a passionate individual with a growth mindset, ready to lead an exciting and progressive teaching team.  The Elementary School Vice-Principal is the day-to-day leader of the elementary staff and works collaboratively with the System Principal and the entire administrative leadership team.

 

The Elementary School Vice-Principal is a 60% administrative position and will include 40% teaching responsibilities, determined in consultation with the applicant.

 

Each candidate must be:

  • a committed Christian
  • a BC certified teacher (professional TCB certificate)
  • dedicated to Christian education.

 

Preference will be given to applicants with:

  • leadership training
  • a master’s degree in Educational Leadership
  • administrative experience.

 

Each application should include:

  • a current resume (including at least 3 professional references, with phone numbers)
  • your BC Teacher’s Certificate, or equivalent if you’re from out of province
  • university transcripts, if available (copies are acceptable)
  • your philosophy of Christian education and leadership.
  • a statement of faith.

 

Closing Date: February 3, 2020

Interested?  Have questions about this important leadership position? Please contact Matt Van Muyen via email and/or phone.

 

Email your application to: mvanmuyen@unitychristian.ca
Unity Christian School
Matt  Van Muyen – System Principal
50950 Hack Brown Road, Chilliwack, BC, V4Z 1K9
Phone: 604-794-7797; Cell: 604 992-9300