Bishop Strachan School

At Bishop Strachan School (BSS), we do things differently. Our challenging program is based on progressive educational research. BSS students work collaboratively and learn to be leaders. They inquire through the lens of equity and ethics. They ask important questions, think critically, and develop skills to make positive change.

 

Quick Facts:

-   More than 900 students

-   All girls’ day and boarding school

-   International Baccalaureate (IB) World School

-   Jr Kindergarten to Grade 12

-   Toronto, Ontario

Since 1867, BSS has been a beacon of empowerment, shaping talented girls into fearless women ready to take on the world with intellectual curiosity, agility, and compassion. We are a vibrant educational institution committed to nurturing a culture of exploration and learning.

 

Why Work at BSS?

At BSS, we value and recognize the following core competencies in our employees; trust and integrity, collaboration, flexibility and adaptability, initiative, community focused, and strong communication skills. Our employees are lifelong learners and apply these core competencies in all aspects of the school environment. 

Additionally, BSS offers a competitive total compensation package that includes:

  • Extensive health and dental benefits package

  • Eligible to participate in the BSS Pension Plan with up to 8% match

  • Professional Learning opportunities

  • Use of on-site fitness center

  • Lunch is provided every day

  • And a chance to be part of a great community!


BSS Values Diversity

BSS is committed to fostering an inclusive, diverse and respectful environment. We believe that diversity in our school fosters a rich, inclusive and creative environment. We are actively engaged in building a more diverse school and encourage all qualified applicants to apply. 

May 28, 2024
Full-Time
Bishop Strachan School 298 Lonsdale Road, Toronto, ON, Canada
Office Manager Permanent - Full-Time Salary Range: $65,000 - $75,000 APPLY NOW We are seeking a highly motivated and organized individual to join our team as the Office Manager. The Office Manager leads a culture of exemplary customer support in a busy, efficient environment, and can easily switch from office routines to complex administrative responsibilities over the course of the day. The academic support roles are accountable to this position to ensure consistency of practice and to help develop skills and capacities to be able to provide strong administration support across the academic teams. This is a highly collaborative role, working across the Junior, Middle, and Senior Schools. Additionally, this role supports the Middle & Senior School Principal by coordinating events, calendar management, managing budgets, and ensuring accurate communications. What You'll Do: Administration Management: Conduct weekly check-ins with academic...
Administrative Support
Expiration Date:
Jul 27, 2024
May 24, 2024
Full-Time
Bishop Strachan School 298 Lonsdale Road, Toronto, ON, Canada
Community Engagement Co-ordinator Full-Time - Permanent On-Site Annual Salary Range: $60,000 - $65,000 Are you passionate about building connections within diverse communities? Do you thrive in dynamic environments where meaningful dialogue and inclusive engagement are key? If so, we invite you to apply for the position of Community Engagement Coordinator at our school. Working collaboratively with various departments across the school, the Coordinator will organize and execute community activities in line with school policies and procedures. Additionally, the Coordinator will assist the Director in engaging with the Parent Association, Alumnae Association, and other community members during advancement initiatives. By overseeing logistics for community initiatives and analyzing engagement outcomes with warmth, professionalism, and friendliness, the Coordinator will ensure all needs are met and reinforce the school's commitment to being a welcoming and inclusive...
Administrative Support
Expiration Date:
Jul 23, 2024
May 15, 2024
Contract
Bishop Strachan School 298 Lonsdale Road, Toronto, ON, Canada
Exploring Technology Teacher Summer Academy runs from July 2 - 26, 2024 The Bishop Strachan School campus heats up in July, and it’s not just the weather. Summer Academy at BSS is an exceptional way for students to get ahead, catch up or explore something completely different. Summer Academy is open to any students from public and independent schools.  We are seeking an enthusiastic and experienced instructor to teach a summer course focused on Grade 9 Technological Design Exploration. This course aims to provide students with hands-on experience applying the design process to tackle various technological challenges. Students will engage in research, design creation, model/prototype building, and product/process assessment using appropriate tools, techniques, and strategies. Course Objectives: To guide students through the application of the design process in real-world scenarios. To encourage critical thinking and problem-solving skills in the context of...
Education Training
Expiration Date:
Jul 14, 2024
May 13, 2024
Part-Time
Bishop Strachan School 298 Lonsdale Road, Toronto, ON, Canada
Security Guard Permanent - Part-Time (Weekend Shifts) Shifts available:  Overnight Only 11:30 pm - 7:30 am Wage: $22/hour  The Security Guard is responsible for providing front-line security services for a historical, educational facility. The goal is to maintain a safe and secure environment for the BSS community, which includes students, staff, boarders (students who live on-site), families, visitors and service providers. The Security Guard will meet, greet and direct all arrivals in a friendly, professional and efficient manner and will follow the school’s security procedures including completing patrols as scheduled.  We are seeking a Security Guard who will be able to cover the overnight shift. Specific Accountabilities  Provides professional and friendly customer service and direction to members of the BSS community and the public Tracks and monitors visitors and assigns appropriate security documentation Establishes routine interior and...
Support Position
Expiration Date:
Jul 12, 2024
May 07, 2024
Full-Time
Bishop Strachan School 298 Lonsdale Road, Toronto, ON, Canada
Math Department Head Permanent Commencing end of August 2024 We are currently seeking a highly collaborative and passionate teacher to lead our Math department. In this role, you'll have the opportunity to shape the educational experience of our students, fostering intellectual curiosity, agility, and compassion. Our curriculum embraces inquiry-based instructional strategies that align with our Signature of a BSS Gir l attributes and our Culture of Powerful Learning best teaching practices. As a Department Head at The Bishop Strachan School, you'll serve as an instructional leader, mentor, and visionary within our Grade 7 to 12 departments. You'll work closely with the Middle & Senior School Leadership Team to implement strategic goals and initiatives, sharing responsibility for shaping the academic program and ensuring excellence in curriculum, pedagogy, and assessment and evaluation. Compensation Package: 20% Department Head, 80% Teaching Salary...
Education Training
Expiration Date:
Jul 06, 2024
May 07, 2024
Contract
Bishop Strachan School 298 Lonsdale Road, Toronto, ON, Canada
Boarding Advisor Contract  Commencing end of August 2024 ($39,000 - $40,000/year)  Note: Apartment and meals are provided as part of the compensation package. The Bishop Strachan School (‘BSS’) has been a leader in girls’ education since 1867. We help talented girls become fearless women who are able to navigate the world with intellectual curiosity, agility, and compassion. We teach them to find purpose, feel confident, and speak with a strong, independent voice. Boarding at BSS offers girls in Grades 8 to 12 a unique opportunity for growth and learning in a supportive environment where they reside on campus, enjoying convenient access to school facilities. Recognizing the significant step of leaving home, we prioritize support to ease the transition, fostering a warm and encouraging atmosphere. Boarding fosters self-reliance, self-awareness, and leadership skills, enhancing both academic success and personal development. Our dedicated Boarding Advisors  ensures a...
Support Position
Expiration Date:
Jul 06, 2024
May 03, 2024
Full-Time
Bishop Strachan School 298 Lonsdale Road, Toronto, ON, Canada
Library Co-ordinator, Junior School Full-Time Permanent On-Site Commencing in August 2024 Salary Range: $55,000 - $60,000/year  APPLY NOW For over 155 years, The Bishop Strachan School has been a beacon of empowerment, shaping talented girls into fearless women ready to conquer the world with intellectual curiosity, agility, and compassion. We are a vibrant educational institution committed to nurturing a culture of learning and exploration. Our Learning Commons (Library) serves as the heart of our community, providing a space for students, faculty, and staff to engage, discover, and grow. The Learning Commons (Library) Co-ordinator, Junior School, oversees the daily programming and operations of the Learning Commons area for our Junior School, focusing on creating a welcoming environment that is conducive to learning. They collaborate with community members to co-create resource guides and recommend resource materials to faculty and students. Collaborating...
Librarian
Expiration Date:
Jul 02, 2024
May 02, 2024
Contract
Bishop Strachan School 298 Lonsdale Road, Toronto, ON, Canada
Science Teacher (Summer Course) Summer Academy runs from July 2 - 26, 2024 The Bishop Strachan School campus heats up in July, and it’s not just the weather. Summer Academy at BSS is an exceptional way for students to get ahead, catch up or explore something completely different. Summer Academy is open to any students from public and independent schools.  We are seeking an enthusiastic and experienced instructor to teach Grade 10 Science and Grade 11 Physics . The science experience at BSS fosters the process of scientific inquiry and encourages students to investigate, experiment, challenge, and debate in order to deepen their understanding of the world.  Real world contexts are explored through a curriculum that incorporates interdisciplinary connections and project-based learning. Key Responsibilities: Design and deliver engaging lesson plans that align with the goals of our science program, emphasizing the integration of science with technology, society,...
Education Training
Expiration Date:
Jun 14, 2024