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Abbotsford Christian School, located in the Fraser Valley, is a well-established interdenominational school of 900 students in three campuses: Elementary (preschool – Grade 5), Middle (6-8) and Secondary (9-12).

Middle School ELL Instructor & Educational Assistant

Abbotsford Christian Middle School is accepting applications for a full time MIDDLE SCHOOL ENGLISH LANGUAGE LEARNING INSTRUCTOR (60%) and EDUCATIONAL ASSISTANT (40%). This position involves supporting international students and Canadian students with learning needs in their regular classes (grades 6-8). This position also involves teaching after-school ELL classes Monday-Thursday from 3:00-4:15.  There is the possibility of splitting this position into two part-time pieces.

Qualifications include:

  • TESOL certification/degree
  • ELL teaching experience
  • Experience / training working with students who require learning assistance
  • Bachelor’s Degree (recommended)
  • Clear understanding of Christian Education

Characteristics of the successful applicant include:

  • Friendly, patient and encouraging
  • Able to work both independently and as a member of a team
  • Strong cross-cultural communication skills
  • Additional languages are an asset (but not required)

This position commences on January 8, 2018 (with training days in early December). Applicants must be able to meet the requirements of the ACS Employment Contract.

Please email resume, references, credentials and your personal philosophy of being a support worker in a Christian school to:

Abbotsford Christian Middle School
30511 Old Clayburn Road
Abbotsford, BC V2S 7L7
Phone: 604.755.8111   Fax: 604.850.7075
Email: tberger@abbotsfordchristian.com

CLOSING DATE: December 1, 2017

Only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.