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Why join the Northside team?

Northside Christian School is an independent school located in Vanderhoof, BC, operated as a ministry of the Northside Church. Our staff team members are committed Christians, and integrate their Christian Worldview into our curriculum on a daily basis, and desire to involve themselves in the intellectual, physical, and spiritual lives of our students, encouraging students to develop a personal relationship with God.

Team Members Needed August 2017       Orientation May/June 2017 Available

Kindergarten Teacher (.6 – 1.0 FTE)

The Northside Kindergarten program operates Monday, Wednesday, and most Thursdays.  Classes are small, accommodating student progression into our Grade 1 and 2 classroom which is capped around 20 students.  Current teacher works .6 FTE, but position could include other elementary classes, high school electives, or Phys Ed on Tuesday and Friday dependent on skills and interests of candidate, creating a full-time position.

When possible, we invite successful candidates to Northside in May/June to work with the outgoing teacher.  This strategy allows new teachers to meet the school community, become familiar with systems and resources, and also provides focus in preparing for a new position.

Teachers must be BC Certified. Ideal candidates will be flexible, committed to work on our team, prepared to develop curriculum, energized by our mission statement, and eager to serve God. Send the information requested, as well as a description of your subject area interests, abilities, and educational goals. Each team member at Northside is valued for their individual contribution, and the job candidate’s skills, experience, sense of calling, and goals will guide the application process. Northside salary level is based on the SCSBC recommended pay scale, paid on 12-month basis.

Please send your application to: m.shenk@thenorthsideschool.ca and include your:

  • letter of application
  • resume
  • references; 3 or more, including most recent position, with phone numbers and email addresses
  • pastor’s letter of recommendation
  • statement of faith
  • philosophy of Christian education

The Northside Christian School’s Mission is to assist parents as they train their children to:
–  Love and obey God
–  Develop a Christian worldview
–  Prepare academically for a vibrant life