Upper Elementary Teacher – Fall 2024

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Toronto - North York & Central Toronto Area
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A leading independent Montessori school for over 30 years, Bannockburn is recognized throughout Toronto for outstanding academic standards, a steadfast commitment to Montessori education, and deep respect for the potential in every child. Bannockburn is accredited by CCMA and is a member of CIS Ontario.

Bannockburn School is seeking an Upper Elementary teacher for September 2024. Bannockburn has an authentic Elementary Montessori program with advanced academic standards. Bannockburn is a warm and welcoming environment that every family is proud to call home.

The successful candidate will work with students, parents, and teachers to help students reach their full potential. This opportunity welcomes motivated teachers from all walks of life to bring their experiences into the classroom, inspire the children, and instill a love of learning!

Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

  • Preparing a welcoming classroom environment that reflects a commitment to support students
  • Providing students an educational experience designed to inspire and challenge them to achieve their full potential
  • Supporting the growth and development of students through the delivery of the Montessori philosophy
  • Maintain accurate student record keeping, including long and short-term lesson plans, observations and individual progress documentation
  • Planning and participating in field trips, including overnight and out of province trips.
  • Establishing positive relationships with other faculty members and parents in the school community
  • Participating actively in all staff, faculty, and department meetings to plan, review, and implement learning
  • Actively participate in the community life of the school, including attendance at school events

Qualifications, Experience and Attributes:

  • Upper Elementary Montessori teacher training diploma (MACTE or AMI)
  • Bachelor of Education is an asset
  • A proven professional approach and work ethic
  • A demonstrated passion for working with children
  • Experience in creating an educational environment that enables students to learn, develop and grow to their full potential
  • Strong communication skills required (oral and written)
  • Effective classroom management and organizational skills
  • Current Standard First Aid/CPR-C (or willing to obtain before starting)
  • Current Vulnerable Screening Police Record Check (or willing to obtain before starting)

Bannockburn offers:

  • A supportive, inspiring learning and teaching environment
  • Full time hours
  • Competitive Salary based on training and experience
  • Employee health benefits
  • Paid vacation, sick/personal days

If you believe your teaching goals fit with the Bannockburn philosophy, please submit your resume along with a covering letter to:  Jacqueline Richman, Head of School, at [email protected]

 

We thank all applicants in advance. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Bannockburn School is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to an inclusive and accessible recruitment and selection process. If you are contacted about an employment opportunity, please advise if you require accommodation.

For more information on Bannockburn, please visit our website at www.bannockburn.ca

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