Interim Shop Teacher Back to Jobs

Temporary (January 27-June 30, 2021)
Posted on November 8, 2021

Surrey Christian School is a PreK-12 school of over 1,300 students approximately 30 minutes outside of Vancouver. Our mission statement, “Educating for wholeness by engaging God’s world in the servant way of Jesus,” shapes everything we do. Surrey Christian School is a growing community with a strong staff and faculty dedicated to student learning that inspires students to become fully alive in God’s story. We strive to be a ‘people of try’ in our approach to pedagogical innovation and improving student learning.

There are over 150 different churches represented in Surrey Christian School, a non-denominational Christian school with an open enrollment policy governed by a board of directors representing the Surrey Christian School Society membership. Surrey Christian School was founded on a Reformed worldview of Christianity and it is that distinct perspective that shapes our vision. Our confidence in this vision of God working in our world has inspired us to open our enrollment to families from other faiths.

Our Secondary Campus is now accepting applications for an interim shop teacher from January 27-June 30; this is a 100% position. The job will require teaching the following courses:

  • Woodwork 11/12
  • Woodwork 10 (multiple sections)
  • Powertech 10


The successful candidate will fulfill the following responsibilities:

  • Implementation of curriculum in above mentioned classes.
  • Providing ongoing assessment and feedback.
  • Being responsible for the safety, wellbeing, and learning of the students who are in the classes being taught.
  • Ensuring that the shop stays clean, and that tools are maintained and safe for use.
  • Fulfillments of all other processional responsibilities (supervision, learning conferences, celebration of learning, learning reports, etc.).
  • Ensuring regular and ongoing communication with students, parents, and colleagues.


Thank you in advance for your application; we will only be contacting those we would like to interview.

Please submit the following via email to the Secondary Campus principal, Danny Nagtegaal, at

  • cover letter
  • resume
  • your personal statement of faith
  • your philosophy of Christian education
  • list of references


Attached to our school’s constitution is a document that summarizes our faith and worldview. The document is titled Our World Belongs to God.

All staff are asked to sign a community standards document which is available upon request.