Supply Teacher (All Divisions & Teachables)

  • The York School
  • The York School, Yonge Street, Toronto, ON, Canada
  • Aug 10, 2022
Contract Teaching / Support Positions

Job Description

All Divisions & Teachables

Do you enjoy working with a team of people who are innovative, dynamic, collaborative, progressive and global-minded? If so then we are looking for you to join our community as a Supply Teacher. The York School offers an inclusive culture and values creativity, individuality and new ideas.  

Like our students, staff at The York School are inquiring, knowledgeable, caring and engaged citizens of the world. Leaders and experts in their field, they are open to change and committed to improving lives through education. 

JOB PURPOSE:

The York School is looking for Supply Teachers for the 2022/2023 Academic Year to advance the curriculum and learning in the classroom in the absence of the classroom Teacher. When possible, coverage assignments are made in advance, however, Supply Teachers may also receive requests for same-day coverage. 

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Perform all regular teaching duties to advance the curriculum left by the classroom Teacher
  • Set a proper example, at all times, for students and other community members
  • Implements lesson plans, while ensuring the integrity of academic time and in a manner which motivates students to learn and participate
  • Completes a Substitute Teacher Report Form for the regular classroom teacher
  • Understand and follow relevant school procedures, including emergency procedures
  • Reports all student injuries, accidents, illnesses, and discipline problems to the appropriate authority immediately or as soon as is reasonably possible

QUALIFICATIONS AND ATTRIBUTES:

  • B.Ed. and a member in good standing with the Ontario College of Teachers
  • Ability to accept same-day requests for coverage is preferred
  • Classroom experience is an asset, either volunteering or teaching
  • Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal skills
  • Committed to ongoing professional growth, and willing to work in a collaborative professional community
  • IB (PYP, MYP, DP)  knowledge or experience is considered an asset
  • Highly motivated and energetic
  • Positive and collaborative team member
  • Flexible and adaptable
  • Ability to interact with students, parents and teachers cheerfully, enthusiastically, courteously, patiently and with discretion
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced and busy environment
  • Strong organizational and time management skills
  • Proficiency in a technologically rich school environment, and skilled in Google Applications are considered an asset

THE YORK SCHOOL'S CORE COMPETENCIES:

  • Flexibility & Adaptability
  • Breadth of Contribution
  • Relationship Focused
  • Service Orientation
  • Communication & Collaboration Inclusivity
  • Integrity & Trust

THE YORK SCHOOL'S FACULTY COMPETENCIES:

  • Planning & Preparation for Student Learning 
  • Delivery of Instruction 
  • Managing Classroom Culture & Environment 

WORKING REQUIREMENTS:

  • The York School Campus, Toronto

JOIN OUR COMMUNITY:

Employees at The York School are inquiring, knowledgeable, caring and engaged citizens of the world. Leaders in their field, they are collaborative, open to change and committed to improving lives through education. We are committed to professional development, and provide competitive compensation, including the Ontario Teachers Pension Plan (OTPP). 

THE YORK SCHOOL VALUES DIVERSITY: 

At The York School, our mission is to develop inquiring, knowledgeable and caring young people who are engaged citizens of the world. As such, we are an equal opportunity employer and encourage all qualified candidates to apply. We are committed to employment equity and diversity in the workplace. The York School will provide support in its recruitment processes to applicants with disabilities, including accommodation that takes into account an applicant’s accessibility needs. If you require accommodation during the interview process, please contact Human Resources by email at yorkhr@yorkschool.com or by phone at 416- 926-1325. 

HOW TO APPLY:

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply here by submitting their cover letter and resume.

We thank all candidates for their applications; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.