Division 2 (Grades 4-6) Teacher (0.676 FTE) (FTV) – Continuous

Elk Island Public Schools

Elk Island Public Schools (EIPS) is one of the largest school divisions in Alberta, serving the education needs of approximately 17,750 students in 42 schools. Every day, the staff and students of EIPS are encouraged to pursue opportunities to grow and discover their passions in life. We pride ourselves on providing staff and students with the tools to achieve success by offering dynamic programming, current resources, and practical professional learning opportunities.

EIPS is recruiting a part-time (0.676 FTE) Grade 5 Teacher at Fultonvale Elementary Junior High. Fultonvale Elementary Junior High serves approximately 500 students in kindergarten to Grade 9, with 24 teaching staff and 11 support staff. The school is located in rural Strathcona County, AB, approximately 13 kilometres southeast of Sherwood Park, AB.

The Fultonvale Elementary Junior High’s mission is to provide a positive environment where students are able to develop to their full potential. The school promotes lifelong learning and continuous personal growth and development for all students, staff and families. The school motto ”Feel the H.E.A.T.”, represents the basic beliefs of heart, excellence, attitude and teamwork.

Commencing August 27, 2024 Open to internal and external applicants, priority will be given to EIPS teachers who hold a continuous contract Qualifications: Bachelor of Education degree. Valid Alberta Teaching Certificate. Effective organization and classroom management skills.

Ability to create a classroom environment where students feel safe, supported, and challenged. Excellent verbal and written skills. Strong collaboration and teamwork skills.

Growth mindset and ability to use feedback to improve practice. Relentless drive to set and achieve personal and professional goals. Plan and facilitate engaging learning experiences that align with curriculum standards.

Foster positive relationships with students, parents, and colleagues through effective communication and collaboration. Assess student progress and adapt teaching strategies to meet the diverse needs of learners. Collaborate with colleagues to participate in professional development and contribute to the continuous improvement of the school’s educational goals.

Create a nurturing and inclusive classroom environment where every child feels valued and supported. Strong research-based literacy and numeracy teaching practices. For further information, contact Jeff Spady, Principal at 780-922-3058 or email [email protected] .

Only online applications will be accepted. Elk Island Public Schools appreciates and considers all applications; however, we only contact candidates who are selected for interviews. “If you require assistance with the application system, please call Apply to Education at 1-877-900-5627 or email [email protected].”