Hiring Teachers

Westwind School Division invites applications for the following Teaching positions for the 2016/2017 school year:

RAYMOND HIGH SCHOOL (Competition No. RHS-06-2016-TCHR)

1 Full-Time (1.0 FTE) Temporary position to teach Humanities with an emphasis on English. The successful candidate will teach English 10/20, Social Studies 10/20, CALM 20 & other option classes.

RAYMOND ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Competition No. RES-06-2016-TCHR)

1 Full-Time (1.0 FTE) Temporary position to teach in Division 1, covering a Medical leave

2 Full-Time (1.0 FTE) Temporary position to teach in Division 2, covering MAT leaves

MAGRATH ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Competition No. MES-06-2016-TCHR)

1 Part-Time (0.5 FTE) Probationary ECS position teach kindergarten in the A.M.

1 Full-Time (1.0 FTE) Temporary position to teach in Division 2, covering a MAT leave. The successful candidate will teach in a grade 5/6 environment.

CARDSTON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Competition No. CES-06-2016-TCHRS)

1 Full-Time (1.0 FTE) Temporary position to teach in Division 1, covering a MAT leave

All Elementary positions will hire applicants with the following qualities:

  • Successful candidate will have excellence in literacy instruction, Elem. Literacy Courses would be an asset
  • Successful candidate will be a passionate life long learner
  • Successful candidate will be a master teacher or driven to become one
  • Elementary Literacy Courses would be an asset
  • Successful candidate will be a collaborative evidence based professional
  • General considerations for all positions will include a strong understanding of Professional Learning Communities and how teaching strategies, assessment for and of learning, differentiation and interventions are all intertwined to produce positive student learning.
  • The successful applicants will be able to use technology as a tool to improve student learning. Experience an asset.
  • Successful candidates must hold a valid Alberta Teacher Teaching Certificate.

The successful candidates will be required to provide a criminal record check and child welfare check
before employment begins.

Please note competition number and forward a letter of application, resume and 3 references to:

Mr. Ken Sommerfeldt, Superintendent of Schools
Westwind School Division No. 74
Box 10, 445 Main Street Cardston, Alberta T0K 0K0
FAX: (403) 653-4641 or email to: pam.boyson@westwind.ab.ca

Applications to received no later than: NOON FRIDAY JUNE 10, 2016

The competition will remain open until suitable candidates are selected. Only short-listed candidates will be required to submit a criminal record check and a child welfare check and TQS.