Star Academy is a private school offering JK to Grade 8 educational programming in Mississauga.
We are inviting individuals to apply for a Literacy Coordinator and Homeroom Teacher position. Star Academy has a dedicated teaching and administrative team, small class sizes, mixed age groupings, and an integrated environment.
The ideal applicant will
Have a range of strategies and programme knowledge for literacy teaching
Have experience with writing workshops and current literacy pedagogy
Experience at training colleagues in literacy strategies
Experience teaching both Primary and Junior students
Experience with both enrichment and remediation of literacy programmes
Experience with Language Arts curriculum in the province of Ontario
Provide proof of membership in the Ontario College of Teachers or equivalent teaching degree
Be proficient and knowledgeable with Microsoft Office applications
Be able to integrate and work in a positive team player environment
Be willing to team teach, co-teach, and teach additional subjects as assigned
Be able to communicate effectively with students, parents and colleagues
Have excellent Oral, Writing, Communication and Presentation Skills
Up-to-date first aid certification and vulnerable sector police check are conditions of employment.
All candidates will be given equal consideration, however, only those selected to attend an interview will be contacted. Applicants are asked to email their resume and cover letter to with Literacy Coordinator as the subject line.