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FULL-TIME PROBATIONARY - JR. HIGH SCHOOL TEACHER – MILO COMMUNITY SCHOOL

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Location: Milo School, Milo

Competition #: 8819

Open To: Both internal and external candidates

Date Posted: June 12th, 2019

Closing Date: June 19th, 2019 - 2:00pm

Job Start Date: August 26th, 2019

Job End Date: June 26th, 2020

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 2018/19 school year is 96.35 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 1.0 FTE Full-Time Probationary Jr. High School Teacher at Milo Community School commencing August 26, 2019 and concluding June 26, 2020. This teaching assignment will be to teach all Jr. High School subjects and other subjects as determined by the School Principal. 

Milo Community School (Grades 1-9, approximately 50 students) is located in the Village of Milo, in the rolling hills of Southern Alberta on the northeastern edge of Lake McGregor halfway between Calgary and Lethbridge, AB.  The village of Milo has a population of approximately 120 residents and is surrounded by a rural population primarily engaged in grain farming.  The Siksika Nation borders the attendance areas to the north. Milo Community School promotes critical thinking and global citizenship with a family atmosphere.  With a vibrant and supportive community around it, Milo's students and teachers enjoy and take pride in their school.  

For more information about the school please visit the Milo Community School website at: http://miloschool.ca/

Applications:

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

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

The following attachments should accompany the online submission:

  • Cover letter directed to Kerry Aiken, Principal, Milo 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, June 19, 2020.

If you have any questions regarding the assignment or school, please contact:

Kerry Aiken, Principal, Milo School at:

kerry.aiken@pallisersd.ab.ca

Should you have questions regarding the application process, please contact Marliss Norlin, Executive Assistant, Human Resource Services at mailto:marliss.norlin@pallisersd.ab.ca

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