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Teaching Staff

Location: Calgary Christian Secondary School, Calgary

Competition #: 13296

Open To: Both internal and external candidates

Date Posted: June 2nd, 2021

Closing Date: June 16th, 2021 - 2:00pm

Job Start Date: August 25th, 2021

Job End Date: June 29th, 2022

Additional Information:

The Division:

Palliser School Division 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.  The division offers full public education services to approximately 8600 students ECS through Grade 12 in 51 schools.  This includes 4 alternative Low-German Mennonite programs, 10 alternative Faith-based schools, 17 Hutterite Colony schools, Palliser Beyond Borders, the Calgary Islamic Schools (Akram Jomaa Campus and Omar Bin Al-Khattab Campus), Horizon Leadership Academy, Palliser Alternative Outreach School and the National Sport School in Calgary.  Palliser’s alternative faith-based schools are primarily located in the City of Calgary.

Palliser’s approved operating budget for the 2021/22 school year is 85 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 School Division invites applications for a 1.0 FTE Full-Time Temporary Middle School English Teacher at Calgary Christian Secondary School commencing August 25, 2021, and concluding June 29, 2022, or upon the return of the incumbent. This assignment will be to teach middle school English and subjects as determined by the School Principal.

Calgary Christian Secondary School serves approximately 420 students from Grades 7-12 and is located in the southwest part of the City of Calgary. Calgary Christian Secondary School is a proud member of Palliser School Division, offering an innovative, alternate, Christian education program. Students pursue learning excellence in academics, a common faith, the arts, and athletics as together they “Learn, to shape God’s world”.

For more information about the school please visit the Calgary Christian Secondary School website at:

Successful applicants will possess the following characteristics:

  • Teaching excellence;
  • A vibrant Christian faith, demonstrating the leadership of Jesus Christ;
  • The ability to make Gospel values an integral part of school life.


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

The following attachments should accompany the online submission:

  • Cover letter directed to Jadan Barthel, Principal, CCSS;
  • Resume summarizing training and experience;
  • Copy of your most recent evaluation;
  • Copy of your valid Alberta Teaching Certificate;
  • Statement of personal Faith and Pastoral Reference letter;
  • 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 until a satisfactory candidate pool is found, however, applications received on or before 2:00 pm, June 16, 2021, will be given careful consideration.

Any questions regarding the specific posting should be directed to Jadan Barthel, Principal, Calgary Christian Secondary School, 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.