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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 use our Apply button.

Please note that you will be asked to select a category in the first step. Teachers will select "Teachers" and non-teaching staff will select "Manager and Professional".


Current Career Opportunities:

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  • Junior School Associate Teacher

    Junior School Associate Teacher
    1 year contract, commencing August, 2018

    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
    In addition to strengthening and advancing the PYP learning experience for the York School students, the primary purpose of our Associate Teachers is to support and develop selected newly qualified teachers as they begin their professional career as educators. Each Associate Teacher will contribute additional talent, resources and support to the greater TYS faculty team., especially in the areas of our early years program.
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  • Middle & Senior School Associate Teacher

    Middle & Senior School Associate Teacher 
    1 year contract, commencing August, 2018

    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
    In addition to strengthening and advancing the MYP and DP learning experience for the York School students, the primary purpose of our Associate Teachers is to support and develop selected newly qualified teachers as they begin their professional career as educators. Each Associate Teacher will contribute additional talent, resources and support to the greater TYS faculty team.
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  • Middle School Design & Senior School Film Studies & Communications Technology Teacher

    Middle School Design & Senior School Film Studies & Communications Technology Teacher

    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 looking for a dynamic Middle School Design & Senior School Film Studies & Communications Technology 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. Experience teaching the International Baccalaureate (IB) Middle Years Programme (MYP) or Diploma Programme (DP) would be an asset. The responsibilities include teaching Diploma Film studies, Grade 10 Communications technology and Middle School design. Responsibilities include collaborative planning, assisting with the organization of Arts Nights and the IB Film Festival, supervision duties, a commitment to supervise co-curricular activities (York TV), as well as other duties related to the success of the academic programme.
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  • Physical Education Teacher

    PHYSICAL EDUCATION TEACHER

    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 Description
    The York School is looking for an experienced teacher to be part of the Middle and Senior School faculty as a Physical Education Teacher. The successful candidate will have had training and/or successful experience at the Intermediate and/or Senior level with the Middle Years Programme (MYP grade 6-10), will be well-versed in the TGFU model and have a strong ability to work as part of a collaborative team.
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  • Primary/Junior School Teacher

    Primary/ Junior School Teacher
    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 York School is looking for a Primary-Junior School 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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  • Senior School Math Teacher

    Senior School Math Teacher
    Commencing August 2018

    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 Diploma Programme and MYP Math Teacher to join our Mathematics Department. The successful candidate will have a degree in Mathematics, experience teaching IB Mathematics at the Diploma and MYP level and an Ontario College of Teachers (OCT) certification. The ideal candidate is well-versed in inquiry-based learning and utilizes technology to improve student learning.
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