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The York School is an in-demand destination for educators with international experience, a background in the IB programme, a collaborative approach to teaching and learning, and an ongoing commitment to professional development.
 
Like our students, teachers at The York School are inquiring, knowledgeable, caring and engaged citizens of the world. Leaders in their field, they are open to change and committed to improving lives through education.
 
Because of our vibrant professional learning community, highly interested students and supportive parent body, teachers at The York School find their work highly rewarding and rarely leave. Ours is a stable environment of established professionals with little turnover in staffing from year to year.
 
If you are interested in pursuing an opportunity to work at The York School, please email us at yorkhr@yorkschool.com 


Current Career Opportunities:

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  • Associate Director, University Counselling

    Associate Director, University Counselling
    Internal & External Posting (Permanent Full-Time)
    Commencing September 2019
     
    The York School is a not-for-profit co-educational, independent day school, located in the heart of Toronto, renowned for its challenging academic International Baccalaureate (IB) programme and commitment to experiential learning. Our highly trained faculty receive support and training to be leading professionals in their fields and in the IB Curriculum, using cutting-edge classroom technology.
     
    What sets us apart from other schools is that our tradition is innovation. We welcome applicants who are like us – dynamic and innovative, collaborative, progressive and globally-minded. The York School offers an inclusive culture and values creativity, individuality and new ideas.
     
    Position Summary:
    The Associate Director, University Counselling works closely with faculty, students, and the wellness support team to deliver a comprehensive and integrated program to support our students and guide them as they make choices regarding their postsecondary future.
     
    Our process engages students throughout their high school years and is designed to align each student’s strengths and interests with personalized academic planning and post-secondary placement. Reporting to the Director of University Counselling, the position requires a highly organized and knowledgeable person to ensure that our students are prepared, informed, advised and supported throughout their high school years.
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  • French Teacher

    French Teacher 
    Commencing September 2019/2020
    Internal & External Job Posting (1 Year Contract)
     
    The York School is the first fully accredited school in Canada to offer the International Baccalaureate from preschool to university entrance.  A coeducational, independent day school, The York School is renowned for its challenging academic programme and its commitment to experiential learning.
     
    We welcome applications from dynamic and innovative teachers who enjoy collaborating with other teachers, and who wish to participate fully in the life of the school.

    Position Summary 
    The York School is looking for a French Teacher to teach International Baccalaureate Middle Years Programme (MYP) French in our Middle and Senior School Divisions. The successful candidate will be an Ontario Certified Teacher with training and experience teaching French as a second language. The key responsibilities include teaching French in the Middle and Senior Schools, collaborative planning, attending meetings, a commitment to participate in co-curricular activities, supervision duties and any other duties related to fulfilling the position.
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  • Junior School Homeroom Teacher

    Junior School Homeroom Teacher
    Commencing September 2019 (Permanent Position)
    Internal & External Job Posting
     
    The York School is a co-educational, non-denominational, independent day school, renowned for its challenging academic International Baccalaureate (IB) programme and commitment to experiential learning – extending all over Toronto, Canada and the world. Our highly trained faculty receive support and training to be leading professionals in their fields and in the IB Curriculum, using cutting-edge classroom technology.
     
    What sets us apart from other schools is that our tradition is innovation. We welcome applicants who are like us – dynamic and innovative, collaborative, progressive and global-minded. The York School offers an inclusive culture and values creativity, individuality and new ideas. 
     
    Position Summary
    The York School is looking for Junior School Homeroom Teacher. The successful candidate will be an experienced teacher with knowledge of inquiry-based learning and the ability to work as part of a collaborative team. The responsibilities include teaching the core subjects within the IB PYP framework and philosophy, collaborative planning, attending meetings, a commitment to participate in co-curricular activities, homeroom and supervision duties as well as other duties related to fulfilling the position.
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  • Junior School Physical Education Teacher

    Junior School Physical Education Teacher
    Commencing September 2019 (Pemanent Position)
    Internal & External Job Posting
     
    The York School is a co-educational independent day school renowned for its challenging academic International Baccalaureate (IB) programme and commitment to experiential learning – extending all over Toronto, Canada and the world. Our highly trained faculty receive support and training to be leading professionals in their fields and in the IB Curriculum, using cutting-edge classroom technology.
     
    What sets us apart from other schools is that our tradition is innovation. We welcome applicants who are like us – dynamic and innovative, collaborative, progressive and global-minded. The York School offers an inclusive culture and values creativity, individuality and new ideas. 
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  • Middle School Homeroom (Grade 6) - Short Term Mat Leave Contract

    Middle School Homeroom (Grade 6) - Short Term Mat Leave Contract
    Commencing April 18, 2019 - June 14, 2019
     
    The York School is a co-educational independent day school renowned for its challenging academic International Baccalaureate (IB) programme and commitment to experiential learning – extending all over Toronto, Canada and the world. Our highly trained faculty receive support and training to be leading professionals in their fields and in the IB curriculum, using cutting-edge classroom technology.
     
    What sets us apart from other schools is that our tradition is innovation. We welcome applicants who are like us – dynamic and innovative, collaborative, progressive and global-minded. The York School offers an inclusive culture and values creativity, individuality and new ideas.
     
    Position Description
    The York School is looking for an IB Middle Years Programme (MYP), Grade 6 Homeroom, Math, English, Humanities and Science Teacher to join the Middle School to teach at the  Junior/Intermediate level. The successful candidate will have a degree in English, Humanities or Science, experience teaching IB English or Humanities at the MYP level and an Ontario College of Teachers (OCT) certification. The ideal candidate is well-versed in project-based and experiential learning and demonstrates  progressive pedagogical methods.
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  • Supply Teachers - Junior School

    Supply Teachers - Junior School
    (contract ending June 2019)
     
    The York School is a coeducational, independent day school, renowned for its challenging academic International Baccalaureate programme and its commitment to experiential learning.
     
    We welcome applications from dynamic and innovative teachers who enjoy collaborating with other teachers, and who wish to participate fully in the life of the school.
     
    Position Summary: 
    The York School is looking for supply teachers for the Junior School divisions. The successful candidates will report to the Principal of the Junior Schools.
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  • Supply Teachers - Middle and Senior School

    Supply Teachers - Middle and Senior School
    (contract ending June 2019)

    The York School is a coeducational, independent day school, renowned for its challenging academic International Baccalaureate programme and its commitment to experiential learning.
    We welcome applications from dynamic and innovative teachers who enjoy collaborating with other teachers, and who wish to participate fully in the life of the school.

    Position Summary:
    The York School is looking for supply teachers for the Middle and Senior School divisions. The successful candidates will report to the Principals of the Middle and Senior Schools.
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Contact Us


Junior School
(Grades JK-5) 1639 Yonge Street Toronto, Ontario M4T 2W6 

Middle School (Grades 6-8) & Senior School (Grades 9-12) 1320 Yonge Street Toronto, Ontario M4T 1X2
Tel
: 416.926.1325

Mailing address: 1320 Yonge Street, Toronto, Ontario  M4T 1X2

Attendance
Junior School: 1639attendance@yorkschool.com
Middle & Senior School: 1320attendance@yorkschool.com