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Located in Vancouver, BC’s Kitsilano neighbourhood, Fraser Academy is a leader in the field of education for students in grades 1-12 with language-based learning and processing disabilities, including dyslexia.

With a maximum of 10 students per class, the school follows the BC Ministry of Education curriculum. An impressive 90% of Fraser Academy grads go onto post-secondary education.

Fraser Academy is an accredited member of the Canadian Accredited Independent Schools (CAIS), the Independent Schools Association of British Columbia (ISABC), the International Dyslexia Association (IDA) and the Federation of Independent Schools Association (FISA).

Full-Time Maternity Leave
Fraser Academy, Vancouver

Fraser Academy is seeking an elementary trained Junior School Grade 6 teacher. This is a full-time position available from April 30, 2018 through to May 3, 2019.

Located in Kitsilano, Fraser Academy is a highly effective academic school, specifically for students in grades 1-12 who have dyslexia or other related language-based processing difficulties. With a maximum of ten students per class, the school follows the B.C. Ministry of Education curriculum. An impressive 90% of Fraser Academy grads go onto post-secondary education.

Fraser Academy is an accredited member of the Canadian Accredited Independent Schools (CAIS), the Independent Schools Association of British Columbia (ISABC), the International Dyslexia Association (IDA), and the Federation of Independent Schools Association (FISA).

Opportunities:

  • Belong to a team of dedicated professionals
  • Continue professional growth and development through in-school workshops, speakers, and collaborative time with experienced teachers
  • Participate in field trips, outdoor education trips, athletics, clubs, and leadership development

Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with Junior School teachers to plan, teach and assess units of study
  • Participate in co-curricular activities (e.g. clubs, athletics, outdoor education, leadership development and supervision)

The ideal candidate possesses the following:

  • Bachelor of Education, elementary
  • Experience working with students who have language-based learning disabilities
  • Certification from the British Columbia Teacher Regulation Branch or certification application in process
  • Able to encourage and motivate students with a range of abilities and learning styles
  • Strong understanding of thinking skills development
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills

To apply, please send a resume, cover letter, and three references to Erin Cranston, Director of Junior School, at ecranston@fraseracademy.ca. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Thank you for your interest, we look forward to hearing from you!

Reports to Director of Technology

Job Summary

Fraser Academy is seeking an Educational Technology Integrator to work in the Junior, Middle, and Senior school. This is a full time teaching and support position. The position includes developing and implementing the instructional use of technology throughout the school and teaching computer science courses in the middle and senior school. The position is available as of January 8th or a mutually agreeable time.

Located in Kitsilano, Fraser Academy is a fully accredited and highly effective academic day school, specifically for students Grades 2 to 12, who have dyslexia or other related language-based, learning and processing difficulties. With a maximum of ten students per class, the school follows the B.C. Ministry of Education Curriculum. An impressive 90% of Fraser Academy grads go onto post-secondary education. For more information about the school, please go to our website: www.fraseracademy.ca.

Fraser Academy is an accredited member of the Canadian Accredited Independent Schools (CAIS), the Independent Schools Association of British Columbia (ISABC), the International Dyslexia Association (IDA), and the Federation of Independent Schools Association (FISA).

The Educational Technology Integrator will:

  • Instruct students in accordance to the British Columbia Ministry of Education Applied Design, Skills, and Technology curriculum (Robotics, Computer Programming).
  • Collaborate with Junior, Middle and Senior School teachers to plan, teach and assess units of study
  • Participate in the design, coordination and delivery of instructional technology workshops
  • Participate in co-curricular activities (e.g. clubs, athletics, outdoor education, leadership development and supervision)

The ideal candidate requires the following:

  • Bachelors of Education, Computer Science Degree, Certification from the British Columbia Teach Regulation Branch or certification application in progress
  • Able to encourage and motivate students with a range of abilities and learning styles
  • Strong understanding of thinking skills development
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills

Interested candidates may apply via email by submitting their resume, cover letter, and three references to Bryson Norrish, Director of Technology at bnorrish@fraseracademy.ca.

Fraser Academy School is seeking a middle school trained teacher. This is a full time position available from May 1st, 2018 through to May 1st, 2019.

Located in Kitsilano, Fraser Academy is a fully accredited and highly effective academic day school, specifically for students Grades 2 to 12 who have dyslexia or other related language-based, learning and processing difficulties. With a maximum of ten students per class, the school follows the B.C. Ministry of Education Curriculum. An impressive 90% of Fraser Academy grads go onto post-secondary education. For more information about the school, please go to our website: www.fraseracademy.ca.

Fraser Academy is an accredited member of the Canadian Accredited Independent Schools (CAIS), the Independent Schools Association of British Columbia (ISABC), the International Dyslexia Association (IDA), and the Federation of Independent Schools Association (FISA).

Opportunities:

  • Belong to a team of dedicated professionals
  • Continue professional growth and development through in-school workshops, speakers, and collaborative time with experienced teachers
  • Participate in field trips, outdoor education trips, athletics, clubs, and leadership development

Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with Middle School teachers to plan, teach and assess units of study
  • Participate in co-curricular activities (e.g. clubs, athletics, outdoor education, leadership development and supervision)

The ideal candidate requires the following:

  • Bachelor of Education, Math focused Education Degree
  • Experience working with students who have language-based learning disabilities
  • Certification from the British Columbia Teacher Regulation Branch or certification application in process
  • Able to encourage and motivate students with a range of abilities and learning styles
  • Strong understanding of thinking skills development
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills

Interested candidates may apply via email by submitting their resume, cover letter, and three references to Erin Kline – Assistant Head of School, Teaching and Learning at ekline@fraseracademy.ca.

Fraser Academy School is seeking a middle/senior school trained teacher to cover a maternity leave. This is a full time Humanities position, including courses in both English and Social Studies. The position will cover a maternity leave from January 8th, 2018 through to June 30th, 2018.

Located in Kitsilano, Fraser Academy is a fully accredited and highly effective academic day school, specifically for students Grades 2 to 12 who have dyslexia or other related language-based, learning and processing difficulties. With a maximum of ten students per class, the school follows the B.C. Ministry of Education Curriculum. An impressive 90% of Fraser Academy grads go onto post-secondary education. For more information about the school, please go to our website: www.fraseracademy.ca.

Fraser Academy is an accredited member of the Canadian Accredited Independent Schools (CAIS), the Independent Schools Association of British Columbia (ISABC), the International Dyslexia Association (IDA), and the Federation of Independent Schools Association (FISA).

Opportunities:

  • Belong to a team of dedicated professionals
  • Continue professional growth and development through in-school workshops, speakers, and collaborative time with experienced teachers
  • Participate in field trips, outdoor education trips, athletics, clubs, and leadership development

Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with Middle and Senior School teachers to plan, teach and assess units of study
  • Participate in co-curricular activities (e.g. clubs, athletics, outdoor education, leadership development and supervision)

The ideal candidate requires the following:

  • Bachelor of Education, Humanities focused Education Degree, or Special Education Degree
  • Certification from the British Columbia Teacher Regulation Branch or certification application in process
  • Able to encourage and motivate students with a range of abilities and learning styles
  • Strong understanding of thinking skills development
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills

Interested candidates may apply via email by submitting their resume, cover letter, and three references to Erin Kline ekline@fraseracademy.ca – Assistant Head of School, Teaching and Learning.

Located in the heart of Kitsilano, Fraser Academy is a highly effective academic school, enrolling students from grades 1 to 12 who have dyslexia or other related language-based, processing difficulties.

Fraser Academy is currently accepting applications for the position of a Concierge/Receptionist. This position will ideally start mid-February. This is a diverse and fast-paced position and the ideal candidate should have 2 – 3 years experience in a similar role. This Receptionist will be working in the school lobby.

Duties and responsibilities may include:

  • Answering and directing calls on a multi-line phone system
  • Greeting and directing students, parents and school visitors
  • Entering student and parent information into our Student Information System, MySchool
  • Completing daily student attendance
  • Mail and packages distribution
  • Filing and photocopying
  • Processing forms and payments for various events
  • Providing clerical support and assistance to the staff, students and parents
  • Events support

The ideal candidate:

  • has 2 – 3 years experience in a similar role
  • is professional
  • has had some post-secondary education in Administration
  • is highly organized
  • is able to multitask and switch from task to task easily
  • is friendly and energetic
  • is able to work independently and efficiently
  • has experience in a school setting
  • demonstrates a willingness to tackle all assignments with enthusiasm
  • experience working with Microsoft Office programs and databases
  • excellent written and oral communication skills

This position will be covering a leave from February 2018 through till December 2018, with the strong and likely possibility of a full time positioned being offered. Hours for the role are 7:30am-4pm MondayFriday.

We are looking to fill this position (with some flexibility) for around mid-February and ask interested candidates to please submit a resume, cover letter and references to:

Ms. Brooke Ellison
Office Manager
Fraser Academy
2294 West 10th Avenue
Vancouver, BC V6K 2H8

Phone: 604-736-5575
Fax: 604-736-5578
Email: bellison@fraseracademy.ca

We will contact those applicants with whom we wish to schedule an interview.

Fraser Academy invites applications for part-time experienced Orton-Gillingham Tutors to work in our Fraser After 3 Program running Mondays to Thursday from 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm during the school year. Successful candidates may choose how many students they wish to tutor. Each student will have a minimum of two sessions per week.

Candidates must have an undergraduate university degree and relevant experience working with children and adolescents. In addition to teaching foundational reading and spelling skills, Fraser Academy tutors provide support in writing skills, study skills as well as strategies for reading comprehension and executive functioning difficulties. Programs are tailored to meet individual student needs.

To apply, please send your cover letter and resume to Jo Stebbings, Department Head, Learning Services, at jstebbings@fraseracademy.ca. We will contact only those candidates we wish to interview.