Teaching at FVES

Fraser Valley Elementary School is a non-denominational independent school in Langley, BC. Our aim is to provide students with a challenging academic education, emphasizing critical and compassionate thinking and a life-long love of learning. As an IB School, we are seeking candidates that support inquiry and conceptual based learning, all within a safe and comfortable classroom. FVES is a small school with a vibrant community—we seek candidates that value the professional and appropriate connections with students and their families and understand that every child matters.

 

Teacher On-Call

FVES is always looking for excellent teachers on call. If you would like to join our TOC list following an interview, please submit your resume, letter of introduction, philosophy of education and copies of certification, by email to: Mrs. Laurel Middelaer : l.middelaer@fves.bc.ca

 

Job Description Primary Teacher

  • Responsible for instruction of BC Ministry Curriculum,  with an emphasis on reading, writing and mathematics strategies
  • Embrace teaching through an inquiry approach
  • Utilize the Primary Years Programme (IB Candidate School)
  • Establish routines and classroom structure to maintain positive and safe learning climate
  • Assess students utilizing formative and summative assessment tasks
  • Participate in school activities such as the Spring Fete, Sports Day, End of Year Celebrations, Open Houses
  • Supervise students at break and DPA as per duty schedule
  • Communicate with parents and report academic performance in a timely manner
  • Assist in collaborative planning with primary team and PYP Coordinator

Qualifications and Experience

  • Bachelor of Education with TRB membership
  • Reading/ Literacy specialty is an asset
  • Experience in Primary is an asset
  • Experience in IB or inquiry based learning is an asset

Please submit your cover letter, cv and supporting professional documents to: info@fves.bc.ca

We thank you for your interest but only successful candidates will be contacted.