Teaching Assistants – Elementary (Full-Time & Part-time) Back to Jobs

Join our Team

We have an exciting opportunity for individuals to join VCS as teaching assistants in the elementary (K-5) division.  We have the privilege of teaching and shaping our students through every interaction within and outside our classrooms. As staff, we love to nurture the potential we see in every child and to share God’s love through our actions and words.

 

Requirements

Typically, a teaching assistant will:

  • Help teachers to plan learning activities and prepare the classroom for lessons
  • Help children who need extra support
  • Assist teachers to prepare materials, display student projects, and other administrative tasks
  • Be an advocate for students and their needs
  • Maintain confidentiality
  • Communicate professionally and appropriately with coordinators, teachers, students and parents
  • Work with teachers to facilitate the participation of all students with learning differences in classroom activities

 

Ideal Qualifications:

  • Proficiency in English
  • Able to work well with children
  • Previous experience in working in a classroom setting an asset
  • Interest in learning
  • Able to follow directions carefully, complete tasks independently, and pay attention to detail

VCS is a school community passionate about Christian education. We are looking for people who will be able to demonstrate their commitment to a Christ-centred life through involvement in a faith community and who understand and acknowledge the mission, vision and community standards of VCS.

 

Application

To express your interest in joining our support staff team, please provide us with the following documents:

  • Cover letter
  • Full resume
  • Statement of faith

 

Please email your application package to employment@vancs.org with “Teaching Assistants” in the subject line.

While we appreciate your interest in Vancouver Christian School, only short-listed candidates will be contacted.