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Teaching Staff

Location: Coalhurst High School, Coalhurst

Competition #: 7167

Open To: Both internal and external candidates

Date Posted: January 15th, 2019

Closing Date: January 22nd, 2019 - 2:00pm

Job Start Date: February 1st, 2019

Job End Date: June 28th, 2019

Additional Information:

The Division:

Palliser Regional Schools is a public school jurisdiction located in southern Alberta. The geographical area stretches from just south of Lethbridge to the Bow River south of Calgary. Palliser Centre houses the Central Office Administration, Maintenance and Transportation and is located in the City of Lethbridge. In addition, a satellite Maintenance Shop has been set up in the Town of Vulcan. The division offers full public education services to approximately 8100 students ECS through Grade 12 in 51 schools, including 5 outreach programs, 2 alternative Low-German Mennonite programs, 11 alternative Faith based schools, 17 Hutterite colony schools, an on-line school, Palliser Beyond Borders, the Calgary Islamic School (Akram Jomaa Campus and Omar Bin Al-Khattab Campus), Palliser's newest school, Horizon Leadership Academy, and the Palliser Alternative Outreach School in Calgary. Ten of Palliser's alternative faith based schools are located in the City of Calgary. Palliser's approved operating budget for the 2017/18 school year is 95.45 M. The division prides itself on a history of excellence in education, strong community support, proactive planning and, most importantly, high student achievement.

The Position:

Palliser Regional Schools invites applications for a 0.5 fte part-time Interim Grades 7-9 Social/Health Teacher commencing February 1, 2019 to June 28, 2019. This assignment will be to teach Grades 7-9 Social/Health and other subjects as assigned by the School Principal.

Coalhurst High School serves approximately 150 students from Grade 7 to 12 and is situated in the Town of Coalhurst (population approximately 2,500), located 10 km West of Lethbridge. Coalhurst is a friendly community committed to supporting its local schools.


Interested candidates are asked to submit their documents through the “Human Resources” page of the Palliser Regional Schools website at:

The following attachments should accompany the online submission:

  • Cover letter directed to Charlene Grimes, Principal, Coalhurst High School;
  • Resume summarizing training and experience;
  • Copy of your most recent evaluation;
  • Minimum of three professional references.

The successful applicant hired will be required to provide a recent Criminal Record Check (completed within the past 3 months) including the vulnerable sector as a condition of employment.

The competition will remain open for application until 2:00 PM, Tuesday, January 22, 2019.

If you have any questions, please contact:

Charlene Grimes, Principal, CHS at:

Any questions regarding the application process should be directed to Marliss Norlin, Executive Assistant, Human Resource Services at

We thank all those who apply, but only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.