Working at Meadowridge

When you are a staff member at Meadowridge you are more than an employee, you are a partner in the growth and learning of our community.

To apply, please email a cover letter and resume to employment@meadowridge.bc.ca. Please specify the position in the subject line.

Your application may be addressed to Mrs. Kalie Whitaker, Director of Human Resources.

Candidates must possess the appropriate academic credentials, including a certificate for teaching in the Province of British Columbia. Preference will be given to candidates with experience and training in International Baccalaureate.

If you are interested in applying or have a question, please contact employment@meadowridge.bc.ca.


Open Positions

Faculty

Meadowridge School is looking for experienced Teachers to join our faculty in September 2017. The successful candidate will have experience with interdisciplinary, inquiry and project-based learning. The individual will demonstrate excellence in instructional practice, a passion for young people and an ability to integrate technology to enhance learning.

This individual should be familiar with the new B.C. curriculum and have an understanding of current best differentiation practices. We invite dynamic applicants who enjoy working collaboratively to join our team as prepare our students for the rigor of post-secondary education.

Applicants should be passionate about curriculum design, assessment for learning and the cultivation of life-long learners. Being an Independent School, involvement in all facets of the student experience is a fundamental requirement of the role.

Teacher Positions Available (September 2017)

Primary Years (PYP) Teacher
Kindergarten to Grade 2 (Primary)

Primary Years (PYP) Teacher
Grade 3 to Grade 5 (Intermediate)

Primary Years (PYP) & Middle Years (MYP) Teacher
Visual Arts (Elementary & Intermediate)

Middle Years & Diploma (MYP & DP) Teacher
Humanities (Intermediate & High School)

Middle Years & Diploma (MYP & DP) Teacher
Math & Sciences (Intermediate & High School)

Middle Years & Diploma (MYP & DP) Teacher
Spanish

Middle Years & Diploma (MYP & DP) Teacher
Math

Diploma (DP) Teacher
Business Management

Teacher On Call (ongoing)

We are currently looking for energetic, collaborative Teacher On Call (TOC) to fill in for a variety of leaves from part of a day to long term temporary contracts. The innovative candidates will be given the opportunity to teach in differentiated learning spaces with access to an abundance of resources.

Ability to integrate into co-curricular activities and an enthusiasm for experiential education is a requirement of the position.

We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package and an excellent student-teacher ratio. Applicants should submit their cover letter and resumes, along with the names of at least two references, to employment@meadowridge.bc.ca.

Please specify the teaching area in the subject line. Candidates must possess the appropriate academic credentials, including a certificate for teaching in the Province of British Columbia. Preference will be given to candidates with experience and training in International Baccaleureate.

Staff

There are currently no openings.


Administration

There are currently no openings.

Internships (Paid)

Available Internships

Meadowridge Educational Intern

The position is full-time. Successful applicants, could be asked to:

  • Teach their own classes (an assignment that is typically reduced)
  • Provide language support for students/parents/teachers (Mandarin is an asset)
  • Coach & sponsor clubs
  • Maintaining records and light secretarial tasks
  • Update online communications
  • Care and distribution inventories
  • Act as a teacher-on-call (TOC) to provide release time for other teachers across multiple grades
  • And to take on administrative support duties as assigned by the administration.

Please specify the teaching area in the subject line. Candidates must possess the appropriate academic credentials, including a certificate for teaching in the Province of British Columbia. Preference will be given to candidates with experience and training in International Baccalaureate.


Being an Intern at Meadowridge

Meadowridge interns are provided an opportunity to teach, coach, sponsor clubs, take part in committee work and gain experience within a world class independent school environment.

Working conditions are unparalleled and include flexible hours based upon the assignment, support for professional development and the experience of working alongside inspiring, collaborative staff on a majestic 27-acre campus with modern facilities. Our school is accredited by the International Baccalaureate. Teaching and learning are strengths of our school and the IB, we believe, if the best pedagogical framework available today.

An internship at Meadowridge will provide you with ample mentorship opportunities and allow you to grow your resume while you build direct experience in an independent school setting. The position is full-time.

Experience with the IB provides valuable experience with inquiry-based learning. Our school is also affiliated with the Canadian Association of Independent School and about to accredit with the Council of International School. This will place us as one of only two schools in the country with this distinction and speaks to the quality of Meadowridge programmes and operations. Remuneration is superior to like intern opportunities at other schools in the GVRD.

An internship at Meadowridge will provide you with ample mentorship opportunities and allow you to grow your resume while you build direct experience in an independent school setting.

We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package and an excellent student-teacher ratio. Applicants should submit their cover letter and resumes, along with the names of at least two references, to employment@meadowridge.bc.ca .

Applying to Meadowridge

The following is required as part of your application:

A Personal Statement or Cover Letter

A brief statement describing why the candidate wishes to work at Meadowridge and how they can contribute to the development of our school Mission and Vision.


Employment History / Curriculum Vitae

Details outlining qualifications, degrees, teacher certification, and work experience.


Two References

Two references from individuals familiar with the candidate's performance in the type of work the candidate would perform at Meadowridge.



Copy of BC Teaching Certificate

If applying for a position that requires teaching.

Our Accreditations & Memberships


Meadowridge School is fully accredited by the International Baccalaureate Organization (IBO) the Canadian Accredited Independent Schools (CAIS), and is member of a number of professional organizations, including: Independent Schools of British Columbia (ISABC) and The Council of International Schools (CIS).

Non-Discrimination Policy

At Meadowridge we're proud to be a community of vibrant individuals, from diverse backgrounds, with a multitude of passions.

We administer our educational policies, admission policies, financial aid program, athletic program, and other school programs, including the hiring of faculty and staff without discrimination based on race, color, religion, gender, age, nationality, sexual orientation, or any other category to the extent protected by applicable laws.