Elementary PE Position

February 26, 2013

Physical Education Teacher

Full Time, Temporary, April 1st 2013 – June 30th 2013

Brockton School in North Vancouver, BC is an independent, non-denominational, co-educational IB World School which is committed to providing an inspiring education program to students from Kindergarten to Grade 11.  The academic curriculum is complemented by athletic, arts, music and community service opportunities.  Brockton is a member of Independent Schools of British Columbia (ISABC), the International Baccalaureate Organization (IBO) and the Federation of Independent Schools Association (FISA).

We are seeking an energetic, self-directed teacher to plan, implement and deliver the Brockton Kindergarten – Grade 6 Physical Education and co-curricular athletics program.   The position is a full time temporary teaching position starting on April 1st 2013 and ending on June 30th 2013.


  • B.C. College of Teachers or Independent School’s teaching certificate
  • Knowledge of IB curriculum is an asset
  • Training and/or experience in teaching Physical Education at the Elementary level
  • The ability to collaborate / coordinate with a teaching team to create a stimulating physical education
  • The ability and flexibility to adapt to needs and interests of a wide range of ages
  • The ability to coordinate co-curricular athletics activities

Please submit a cover letter, current resume and names and contacts for two references to the attention of Alison Wall, Head of School at info@brocktonschool.com by noon on Friday, March 8, 2013.


New Address for Blog

February 18, 2013

Good day!

Please note that as of this post, all UBC Teacher Education blog job postings will be posted on the Teacher Education’s job posting Website located at this URL: http://blogs.ubc.ca/teachereducation/category/career-opportunities/

If you have any job posting you wish to be posted on this blog, please email them directly to keith.mcpherson@ubc.ca


Keith McPherson

Lertlah Schools Thailand is a group of independent primary and middle schools located in Bangkok, Thailand, operating three campuses in the city with plans for expansion. Lertlah is based on the Canadian model of Immersion teaching and runs two separate programs for students. The original program is a full immersion program (LIPS) in which students are provided with 80% English instruction by qualified native English speakers with a background in education.

The program that makes up the majority of the students (over 3000 in three campuses) provides 50% of daily instruction in English. Schools are fully equipped with modern technology and have been designed as optimum learning environments for young students. Curriculum is based on Canadian and Thai standards in order to provide the best quality English instruction, while maintaining the high standards set by the Thai Ministry of Education. Lertlah is accredited by the Manitoba  and Nova Scotia Ministries of Education and has links with the University of Manitoba, the University of Winnipeg, the University of Presque Isle (Maine). Lertlah is currently working on further linkages in Canada, the USA and beyond.

More information is posted in the Career’s display on the second floor in SCARFE, and more information can be obtained by contacting Emma Smith, Recruitment Coordinator, at lertlahrecruiter@gmail.com.

Teach in South America

February 5, 2013

Liceo Internacional, a top-tier private PreK-12 Spanish/English bilingual school in Quito, Ecuador, seeks committed and responsible teachers for any of the following full-time positions:

  • 􀂃 EFL (English as a Foreign Language)





Requirements: License or degree in Education or related field, English language proficiency, teaching experience.
Estimated monthly salary: $1,300 USD plus $300 USD living expense stipend (this is a high-paying salary in Ecuador, where the minimum legal wage is $318 USD).
Please send CV/résumé to: englishdepartment@liceointernacional.edu.ec
Webpage available at: http://www.liceointernacional.edu.ec