Position: Forest School Educator and Home-Learning Teacher
Organization: Oak and Orca School
Location: Victoria, BC
This is a combined position of Forest School Mentor and Home-Learning Teacher
Forest School Mentor:
Oak and Orca Bioregional Forest School hires mentors for our Forest School program to facilitate learning in an outdoor context two days a week rain or shine (or snow!) throughout the school year. There is no indoor option; all activites occur outdoors in a forest environment.
Forest School Mentor Responsibilities:
Certified teachers at Oak and Orca are responsible for teaching students in both the home-learning and on-site programs. While there are many responsibilities listed below, not all are typically included in one position. Most staff have a blend of responsibilities based on their specific skills as well as the needs of the school.
General Teacher Responsibilities:
Home-Learning Specific Responsibilities:
CurrentFirst Aid Certification, must complete a Criminal Records Check
Preferred: BC Teaching Certification, ECE Certification, Related courses and training such as Forest & Nature School Practitioners Certification, Coyote Mentoring, 8-Shields.
Desired Experience & Skills:
How to apply:
All candidates must go to our website http://www.oakandorca.ca and follow the application process described at http://www.oakandorca.ca/work-with-us/job-posting/ . Please submit a Teacher Application Form, a resume, and a cover letter to work oakandorca.ca* . All documents must be in portable document format (pdf).
Short listed candidates will be contacted for an interview. Check out the list of sample interview questions.
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GoodWork ID: 47358 Date posted to GoodWork.ca: Aug 12 2018