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Abbotsford Christian School, located in the Fraser Valley, is a well-established interdenominational school of 1000 students in three campuses: Elementary (preschool – Grade 5), Middle (6-8) and Secondary (9-12).

Abbotsford Christian School, Secondary Campus, is currently accepting applications for the position of Foods and Nutrition Teacher. This is a full time position commencing August 27, 2018.

Specific qualifications preferred include:

  • BA degree or equivalent training/experience in Culinary Arts (Red Seal, etc.)
  • BC Teaching Certificate (not necessarily required at this time)
  • Clear understanding of Christian Education
  • Other subject area expertise
  • Understanding of Project Based Learning and Deeper Learning Strategies
  • Thorough understanding of the New BC Education Plan
  • A clear vision for a professional, modern and innovative Foods program, including developing a cafeteria or catering program, in addition to other possibilities.
  • Extra-curricular experience

The characteristics we hope for in the successful applicant include being:

  • Mature, driven, passionate; with integrity, reliability and positivity
  • Innovative, outside of the box thinker
  • Friendly, even tempered, and a warm attitude toward staff, parents and students
  • Teachable, a quick learner, organized, confidential and careful
  • Responsible, courageous, servant hearted, full of integrity, empathetic and respectful
  • An excellent communicator, understanding and modeling leadership and behaviour-management strategies

Please email your resume, a list of references (with email addresses and cell phone numbers) and credentials, a one-page essay explaining your Personal Philosophy of Christian education and a short description of your personal story and why you would like to work in a Christian school.

GERRY GOERTZEN, SECONDARY PRINCIPAL
Abbotsford Christian Secondary School
35011 Old Clayburn Road
Abbotsford, BC V2S 7L7
Phone: 604.302.6642   Fax: 604.859.2240
Email: secondary@abbotsfordchristian.com

Only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

CLOSING DATE: March 1, 2018