Founded in 1788, King’s-Edgehill is Canada’s first independent School. An International Baccalaureate School since 1979, King’s-Edgehill equips its students for university life around the globe, not only by developing academic rigour, but also by inspiring athletic and artistic excellence, strength of character and community leadership in a manner by which students know they are participating in “Personal” and not just “Private” education.
“KES inspires academic, athletic and artistic excellence with a commitment to the traditional community ideals of gentleness and learning, dignity and respect, so that students may discover and cultivate their unique potential, prepare for post-secondary education and develop a life-long enthusiasm for the spiritual and intellectual growth necessary to flourish in the contemporary world.”
IB Biology Teacher
We are looking for a dynamic and creative IB Biology Teacher. The successful candidate has a background in teaching IB Biology and knows the depth and breadth of the curriculum. At KES, there is a high degree of collegiality and support in all aspects of school life, and we look for this sense community involvement in an applicant’s profile.
Plans, implements, and assesses the IB Biology curriculum using innovative teaching methods and differentiated instruction
Integrates the School’s mission throughout all curricular and co-curricular activities
Effectively employs technology in the teaching and administering of the courses
Coaches teams and leads in other co-curricular areas as required (minimum of two terms)
Enthusiastically participates in professional meetings and development opportunities
As we are a boarding and full activity school, supervision and duty are required (occasional evening and week-end responsibilities for school events, clubs and coaching)
Teach IB Diploma Programme with ToK Inclusions and awareness of the IB philosophy.
Support students through scheduled tutorial sessions outside of class time.
Support and take an active role in the initiatives of the Societies Department
Participation in field trips and experiential learning opportunities
Ability to teach other science courses and math an asset
Other duties as assigned.
Qualified candidates should apply by submitting an application to Derek Bouwman ( [email protected] ) by May 1, 2018.
We thank all candidates for their applications; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.