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Abbotsford Christian School, located in the Fraser Valley, is a well-established interdenominational school of 1200 students in three campuses: Elementary (preschool – grade 4), Middle (4-8), and Secondary (9-12).


Abbotsford Christian School is currently accepting applications for a GRADE 1 TEACHER for the 2021/22 school year. This position is a salaried, one-year fixed term, full-time (1.0 FTE), teaching position and starting at the beginning of the 2021/2022 school year.


The applicant must: 

  • Have a clear understanding of Christian Education
  • Practice and demonstrate evidence of a strong commitment to the Christian faith
  • Hold, or be eligible for, a valid BC Teaching Certificate and meet the requirements of the ACS Employment of Teachers Contract
  • Practice strong collaboration skills and enjoy working in a team
  • Be able to confidently teach in a primary classroom


The ideal applicant would have the following characteristics:

  • Friendly, even-tempered, and a servant-hearted attitude toward staff, parents, and students
  • Deep and disciplined understanding of the Christian worldview
  • Relational, adaptable, professional, confident, and optimistic
  • Experience with project-based learning, deeper learning, and/or inquiry-based learning
  • Strong interest and competence with integrating educational technology in a primary classroom
  • Knowledge of and familiarity with implementing a phonics based early literacy program


Please send cover letter, resume, philosophy of Christian Education, statement of faith, and credentials to:

Abbotsford Christian Elementary School
3939 Old Clayburn Road
Abbotsford, BC V3G 1J9
Phone: 604.755-1891   Fax: 604.850.7075

CLOSING DATE: April 15, 2021
Only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.