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FULL-TIME TEMPORARY – GRADE 7-9 TEACHER – PALLISER BEYOND BORDERS

Teaching Staff

Location: Palliser Beyond Borders

Competition #: 13331

Open To: Both internal and external candidates

Date Posted: June 9th, 2021

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

Job Start Date: August 25th, 2021

Job End Date: June 22nd, 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 Full-Time Temporary Generalist Teacher to teach all subjects in Grades 7, 8 and Grade 9 at our online school, Palliser Beyond Borders.  Duties will commence August 25, 2021, until June 29, 2022, or the return of the incumbent.  Courses at Palliser Beyond Borders will be taught online in a project based, three graded cohort as determined by the school Principal.  Online teaching skills include the ability to teach using Google Classroom and Google Meet.  The successful candidates will be positioned at one of our school locations yet to be determined. 

For Information please visit the Palliser Beyond Borders Website at: 

https://www.palliserbeyondborders.com/

Applications:

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

http://www.pallisersd.ab.ca/hr/career-opportunities

The following attachments should accompany the online submission:

  • Cover letter directed to Alison Hancox, Principal, PBB;
  • Resume summarizing training and experience;
  • Copy of your most recent evaluation;
  • Copy of a valid Alberta Teaching Certificate;
  • Minimum of three professional references.

The successful applicants 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 Alison Hancox, Principal, PBB, at alison.hancox@pallisersd.ab.ca.

Any questions regarding the application process should be directed to Marliss Norlin, Executive Assistant, Human Resource Services at marliss.norlin@pallisersd.ab.ca.

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