Start Date: September 2021
Duration: Full time, until June 2022 with option to renew.
Compensation: starting at $3500/month
About North 44° Academy:
We are the continuation of Guelph Outdoor Preschool and have expanded into the primary/junior grades (North 44° Academy). Many of the children who currently attend North 44° Academy have grown up going to Guelph Outdoor Preschool. These children have a genuine love for the natural world around them and have a passion for learning.
We use our outdoor classroom daily, as much as possible—600 beautiful acres at Ignatius Jesuit Centre. Our goal is to help the children fall in love with learning and reach their full potential. To bring the curriculum to life we use experiential, inquiry-based, mastery learning and traditional evidence-based practices to help children achieve their academic goals. Being outside daily allows the children to develop an informed and compassionate connection with the environment around them. Organized, attentive and flexible teachers support children with their learning. Please visit our website for more information.
Please visit our website to gain a further understanding about what our school is about and whether values align.
We are looking for a junior teacher to join our team. We are looking for a high-energy teacher that can provide authentic opportunities to a small group of junior students. The class will be mixed-age, composing of students in grade 3,4, and 5. They must have an enthusiasm for the outdoors. They must be able to maintain a balance of teaching core skills and providing real-life opportunities for the children to explore and consolidate these skills. Good communication, and strong organizational skills are key.
They must be passionate and be able to develop strong rapport with students.
Qualifications and Requirements
Assets of being part of North 44° Academy:
Living a balanced life is integrated into our everyday rhythm:
Please submit a resume and cover letter in a single PDF to firstname.lastname@example.org using the subject line: Junior Teacher.
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Application deadline is Wednesday September 30rd at 5pm.
Applications are accepted on a rolling basis until the position is filled; please apply as soon as possible.
While we thank all applicants for their interest, only successful candidates will be contacted for an interview. No phone calls please.
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Current status: Open/apply now. Date posted: Jun 1 2021 ID: 60090