Supply Teachers - Junior School

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 is looking for supply teachers for the Junior School divisions. The successful candidates will report to the Principal of the Junior Schools.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Perform all regular teaching duties
  • Understand and follow relevant school procedures, including emergency procedures
  • Set a proper example, at all times, for students and other community members
  • Take direction from the Junior School Principal
  • Reports all student injuries, accidents, illnesses, and discipline problems to the appropriate authority immediately or as soon as is reasonably possible;
  • Implements lesson plans, while ensuring the integrity of academic time and in a manner which motivates students to learn and participate
  • Organizes students for effective instruction
  • Dismisses all students from the classroom before leaving the building
  • Completes a Substitute Teacher Report Form for the regular classroom teacher
  • Complies with and supports school and state regulations and policies
  • Performs other related duties as assigned by building administrator(s) in accordance with school policies and practices.

  • Ontario Teacher’s Certificate
  • Google Drive Experience Preferred
  • Junior School division experience
  • University degree with additional qualifications considered an asset
  • Experience with the IB curriculum considered an asset
  • Strong classroom management, verbal and written communication skills
  • Passion to collaborate in a team environment
  • Enthusiastic, productive and positive nature
Join Our Community
Employees at The York School are inquiring, knowledgeable, caring and engaged citizens of the world. Leaders in their field, they are collaborative, open to change and committed to improving lives through education. We are committed to professional development, and provide a competitive compensation and benefit package to our employees.
Accessibility & Equal Opportunity at The York School
We are an equal opportunity employer and encourage all qualified candidates to apply. Upon request, we will accommodate individual needs for applicants with disabilities within our recruitment process.

How to Apply
Please submit your resume and cover letter in one PDF document to the email by August 19th 2019. Please make sure to quote the Job Title in the subject line.

We thank all candidates for their applications; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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
: 416.926.1325

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

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