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Abbotsford Christian School, located in the Fraser Valley, is a well-established interdenominational school of 1120 students in three campuses: Elementary (preschool – grade 5), Middle (6-8) and Secondary (9-12).

Faith Formation Director – Secondary

Abbotsford Christian School, Secondary Campus, is currently accepting applications for a half-time (0.5) position of Faith Formation Director.

At ACS on our secondary campus the Faith Formation Director is responsible for the intentional discipleship of the student body. This could include, in part, the planning and implementation of weekly chapels, teaching Bible classes, facilitating Global Intercultural Studies (GIS), championing our school-to-school program with Centro De Fe in Nicaragua, and leading grad activities. All of this kept in harmony with the mission, vision, and core beliefs of ACS.

Specific qualifications include:

  • BA degree in Biblical Studies or a related degree in Christian Education
  • Clear understanding of Christian Education
  • MA degree in Christian Education (MDiv, MCS or equivalent) or related field preferred
  • Experience in youth work, youth ministry and/or Christian education

Characteristics of the successful applicant include:

  • Friendly, even tempered, and a servant hearted attitude toward staff, parents and students
  • Teachable, quick learner, organized, confidential and responsible
  • Mature, driven, passionate, reliable and known for integrity
  • Being an excellent teacher, with superb classroom management abilities and student rapport

Please send your resume, a list of references and credentials, and a one-page essay explaining your Personal Philosophy of Christian education to:

Gerry Goertzen, Secondary Principal
Abbotsford Christian Secondary School
35011 Old Clayburn Road
Abbotsford, BC V2S 7L7
Phone: 604.302.6642   Fax: 604.859.2240

Only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

CLOSING DATE:  April 20, 2018