Employment Opportunities

Vernon Christian School is an interdenominational Christian School located in the beautiful
Okanagan Valley.  We have over 400 students in a two-campus, K-12 program.
VCS is seeking teachers and staff who can provide transformational education within a
vibrant and growing Christ-centered community.

Secondary Vice Principal

Closes: Feb 26, 2021
Position Begins August 2021 (consideration of earlier phase-in transition)

Job Description Overview
Vernon Christian School is seeking a passionate and visionary educator to join a highly collaborative administrative team in providing transformational leadership within a growing, thriving, Christ-centered learning community.  The focus of this role will be in our Secondary Campus with approximately 200 gr.7-12 students:

  • Instructional leadership & mentorship
  • Curriculum/program development 
  • Organizational leadership: schedules, timetables, etc.
  • Staff and student culture leadership
  • Classroom instruction (teaching role will depend on candidate’s expertise)

Note: specific duties will vary depending on the unique experience and skill-set of the successful candidate

Qualifications

  • Committed follower of Jesus Christ with active church involvement
  • BC Teaching certificate (or eligibility for BC certification)
  • Willingness to work in a highly collaborative, cross-campus leadership team
  • Passion and experience in teaching from a Biblical worldview.  Proficiency in “Teaching for Transformation” would be an asset.
  • Understanding of best practices related to curriculum, instruction, assessment, and student-life
  • Masters Degree or diploma in educational leadership would be an asset

Applications: 

  • Submit applications or inquiries to Matt Driediger, Principal: mdriediger@vcs.ca
  • Submissions should include:  Cover Letter, Resume, Personal Statement of Faith, Philosophy of Christian Education
  • Applications will be accepted until Feb. 26, 2021. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted

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High School Humanities Teacher – Leave Position

May – November 2021 (full-time)

Qualifications

  • Committed follower of Jesus Christ with active church involvement
  • BC Teaching Certificate (or eligibility for BC certification)
  • Willingness to work in a highly collaborative staff and student learning community

Applications

  • Submit applications or inquiries to Matt Driediger, Principal: mdriediger@vcs.ca
  • Include: Cover Letter, Resume, Personal Statement of Faith, Philosophy of Christian Education
  • Note: Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.  Only short-listed candidates will be contacted

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Applied Design, Skills & Technology Teacher 

Gr.8-12 focus (1.0 FTE beginning Aug 2021)

Description
VCS is looking for a visionary individual to help us continue imagining and developing a comprehensive and innovative secondary ADST program:

  • We have two well-established technology education shops, fully equipped for wood-work, metal-work, automotive, power-technology, and trades exploration
  • We are willing to explore applicants with general ADST teaching experience or skill-sets, including areas such as Project-based learning, Maker-space, marketing, entrepreneurship & career education.
  • Applicants with trades/career-based certification or experience are also encouraged to apply.

Qualifications

  • Committed follower of Jesus Christ with active church involvement
  • BC Teaching Certificate (or eligibility for BC certification)
  • Willingness to work in a highly collaborative staff and student learning community

Applications

  • Submit applications or inquiries to Matt Driediger, Principal: mdriediger@vcs.ca
  • Include: Cover Letter, Resume, Personal Statement of Faith, Philosophy of Christian Education
  • Note: Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.  Only short-listed candidates will be contacted

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Core French Teacher

Gr.8-12 focus (1.0 FTE beginning Aug, 2021)

Qualifications

  • Committed follower of Jesus Christ with active church involvement
  • BC Teaching Certificate (or eligibility for BC certification)
  • Willingness to work in a highly collaborative staff and student learning community

Applications

  • Submit applications or inquiries to Matt Driediger, Principal: mdriediger@vcs.ca
  • Include: Cover Letter, Resume, Personal Statement of Faith, Philosophy of Christian Education
  • Note: Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.  Only short-listed candidates will be contacted

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Teacher-on-call

Elementary and/or Secondary focus

Qualifications:
• Committed follower of Jesus Christ with active church involvement
• BC Teaching Certificate (or eligibility for BC certification)
• Willingness to work in a highly collaborative staff and student learning community.

Please submit the following to Matt Driediger, Principal: mdriediger@vcs.ca

  • Cover Letter
  • Resume
  • Personal Statement of Faith
  • Philosophy of Christian Education

Applications will be accepted for all positions until a suitable candidate is hired.
Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.