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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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  • Advancement Database Coordinator

    Advancement Database Coordinator
    Full-Time
    Permanent
    Internal & External Job Posting

    Job Title:                           
    Advancement Database Coordinator
    Reports to:                        Associate Director, Advancement 
                                               Director, Admission & Advancement 
    Core Hours of Work:        8:30-4:30 or 9:00-5:00
     
    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 Summary:
    The York School seeks an experienced, detail-oriented Raiser’s Edge database professional. The incumbent will work with the Admission & Advancement team. The Database Coordinator is responsible for managing and overseeing several databases within the School. With a focus on auditing and developing tools to support Advancement operations. The ideal candidate will have experience reporting metrics and running a database. You must be detail-oriented and meticulous in managing records and creating and delivering reports that speak to The York Schools’ needs. 
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  • After Care Program Assistant

    After Care Program Assistant, Junior School
    Commencing September 2019
    Internal & External Job Posting
    (Part-Time)
     
    Work Week Schedule: Monday - Friday
    Work Hours: 15 hours per week (3pm - 6pm, Monday through Friday)
    Number of Months Per Year: 10 Months (September - June)
     
    The York School was 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 applicants who enjoy collaborating with teachers, support staff and other aftercare supervisors who wish to participate in the life of The York School community.
     
    POSITION SUMMARY:
    The After Care Program Assistant will provide a quality caring and supportive child care program to members of The York School community. The individual must maintain a positive attitude, ability to work collaboratively and to solve problems, and willingness to take initiative. They must be able to work a flexible schedule: outside of normal school hours and have a love for children, compassion for people, and be excellent at multitasking.
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  • Building Operator

    Building Operator 
    Permanent Full-Time
    External & Internal 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. 
     
    POSITION SUMMARY:
    The Building Operator, under the direction of the Facilities Manager will primarily be responsible to adhere to established safe working procedures and will ensure high standards of workmanship and efficiency. The Building Operator will be responsible for ensuring that the building’s mechanical systems and their operations are conducted in a safe and efficient manner. The Building Operator will also be part of the Facilities team and support the greater school community as a whole.
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  • Enrolment Coordinator

    Enrolment Coordinator
    Full-Time
    Permanent 
    Internal & External Job Posting
     
    Job Title:        Enrolment Coordinator
    Reports to:     Manager, Admission Operations
     
    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 Summary:
    The Enrolment Coordinator reports to the Manager, Admission Operations and is responsible for executing The York School’s strategic enrolment management plan. The Enrolment Coordinator is expected to support recruitment, admissions, re-enrolment and new enrolment initiatives.  At the end of each admission cycle, the Enrolment Coordinator will be expected to review analytics and provide updated reports to support department planning.
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  • Head of School

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    Head of School
    Toronto, ON
     
    The York School is the leading co-educational IB continuum school in Toronto, North America’s fourth-largest city. Established more than 50 years ago, The York School provides 725+ JK-12 students a world-leading academic program within a diverse, inclusive, and caring environment: a place where students thrive, faculty and staff inspire, and parents are supportive members of the community. Its outstanding and dedicated faculty are committed to an inquiry-based, interdisciplinary approach that places students at the centre and motivates them to excel. Interactive, hands-on educational experiences combined with involvement in service learning, the arts, athletics, clubs, and student leadership bring out the best in everyone. Knowledgeable and engaged global citizens, The York School alumni attend the world’s leading universities.
     
    An inspiring and empowering educational leader, you share with The York School a belief in high academic achievement and character development, supported by classroom innovation and investment in professional development. Reporting to the Board, you will embrace and advance the school’s strategic goals, its friendly community, and its culture of inclusion, collaboration, and encouragement. You are known for your integrity, consistency, and open, respectful communications, and you value the importance of a healthy environment that promotes wellness and environmental sustainability.
     
    You have a track record of executive leadership success in progressive, positive environments characterized by clarity of mission and a consultative approach to developing the school’s vision. You have an international perspective and exemplify the IB Learner Profile. The York School was the first school in Canada to earn the title of an IB World School. Notwithstanding its half-century of history, The York School remains a young school with a pioneering and innovating spirit. This is an opportunity to honour its exceptional accomplishments as you guide the ongoing development of one of Canada’s leading independent urban schools.
     
    The York School is an equal opportunity employer and encourages all qualified candidates to apply. Upon request, The York School and Caldwell will accommodate individual needs for applicants with disabilities at any stage of this recruitment process. The next Head will join the school in the summer of 2020. Please apply in confidence to Project 190514 at www.caldwellpartners.com/apply.php.
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  • Junior School Associate Teacher

    Junior School Associate Teacher 
    Commencing September 2019
    Internal & External Job Posting
    (1 Year Contract)
     
    The York School is looking for a dynamic Associate Teacher for our Junior School commencing in September 2019. This position is designed for an enthusiastic educator early in their career who wants to gain valuable experience working at The York School.
     
    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 Description
    The York School is seeking an outstanding recently graduated teacher who will have a valid Ontario College of Teachers (OCT) Certificate (Primary & Junior Divisions). Reporting to the Principal of the Junior School, the successful candidate will be directly involved in the academic programme of the Junior School: assisting experienced teachers in classrooms from Grades K to 5, covering classes and other support roles related to teaching and learning. Contracts are for one-year running August 26 2019 to June 2020.
     
    The Associate Teacher  will demonstrate the necessary flexibility to successfully manage a range of duties that may include covering classes for absent teachers, student support services, co-curriculars and providing extra help for faculty in class. Associate Teachers will work with a diverse and talented pool of TYS faculty. There are countless authentic, sustained, continuous, and experiential learning opportunities for Associate Teachers. 
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  • Middle & Senior School Associate Teacher

    Middle & Senior School Associate Teacher 
    Commencing September 2019
    Internal & External Job Posting
    (1 Year Contract)

    The York School is looking for a dynamic Associate Teacher for our Middle & Senior School commencing in September 2019. This position is designed for an enthusiastic educator early in their career who wants to gain valuable experience working at The York School.
     
    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 Description
    The York School is seeking an outstanding recently graduated teacher who will have a valid Ontario College of Teachers (OCT) Certificate (Intermediate & Senior Divisions). Reporting to the Principal of the Middle & Senior School, the successful candidate will be directly involved in the academic programme of the Middle & Senior School: assisting experienced teachers in classrooms from Grades 6 to 12, covering classes and other support roles related to teaching and learning. 
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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