ALCUIN College is a progressive, personalized, and dynamic K-12 independent school, seeking educators who are passionate about making a difference and teaching in a different way. Successful candidates are open and reflective, team oriented, curious, and interested in helping to shape our programs. Since we are actively growing and evolving our school, an entrepreneurial spirit and flexibility are core requirements.

Key Attributes:

  • Curiosity, creativity, and the ability to improvise
  • Enthusiasm to be a part of a growing school
  • Flexibility to integrate new practices
  • Confidence to take risks
  • Openness to feedback
  • Team oriented and collaborative
  • Sense of humour
  • Love of children

Key duties and responsibilities include:

  • Prepare lesson plans and course materials with clear objectives that meet or exceed B.C. curriculum standards
  • Create an inquiry-based classroom environment where students’ ideas are central and knowledge and skills are deepened through compelling questions and exploration projects
  • Adapt instructional materials for personalized learning
  • Conduct formative and summative assessments of students, including report cards and progress reports
  • Use appropriate technology, media and social media
  • Communicate with families regularly and ongoingly
  • Promote and maintain high standards of behaviour, respect and safety within the school community
  • Participate in professional development conferences, faculty meetings and activities

Unique Benefits:

  • Small class sizes (maximum 15)
  • Freedom and independence to adapt the course of learning to how each student best learns, thinks, and inquires
  • A learning environment not confined by walls – our teachers and students are frequently out in the community
  • An opportunity to contribute to growing a school that is truly different – that fosters curiosity, problem-solving, and achievement
  • Being a part of a tight school community, with an involved and committed parent body

Introduce yourself! Send your resume and references to:

Stella Ablett
Head of School

We thank all applicants for their interest. Please note that only short-listed applicants will be contacted.

Current Openings

  • No openings at present. Please check back again.