Grade 6/ Learning Support Teacher – St. Joseph’s Elementary School

Catholic Independent Schools of Vancouver Archdiocese

WHY TEACH WITH THE CISVA – Teach in a faith-based and culturally diverse school environment
– Classroom available upon hire. Not necessary to sit on TOC list.
– Mentorship and monthly opportunities for professional development
– Competitive salary and excellent Benefits Package, including CPP, Extended Medical, Dental
– Schools located throughout the Greater Vancouver Area and Powell River, close to the beauty and adventure that British Columbia has to offer
– If you live outside of the Greater Vancouver Area, learn more about claiming moving expenses on your next tax return on the Government of Canada website.
Saint Joseph’s School in Vancouver is seeking a combined Grade Six and Learning Support teacher for the 2024-2025 school year. Our ideal candidate is one who cares deeply about their students, works collaboratively with their colleagues and other professionals, and contributes to a positive and inclusive school environment. We are seeking someone with a firm grasp of planning and assessment, embraces the use of technology, and works well as part of a team. Contributions to our extra-curricular sports or arts programs are an asset.

If you are interested in becoming a member of our school community and feel that this position interests you, please apply through MakeAFuture and send a cover letter and resume to Mike Schultz at [email protected]
St. Joseph’s is a vibrant, tight-knit community in a central location close to transit. We value diversity and inclusion, along with fostering positive relationships between school, family, and parish. We share in the mission of the CISVA in fostering the growth of our students intellectually, physically, and spiritually and to support them to Live, Celebrate, and Proclaim their faith.

For more information about our school, please see our website at www.saintjosephschool.ca or check out our Instagram and Facebook pages.
https://www.instagram.com/stjosephsvancouver/ https://www.facebook.com/stjosephvancouver/


1. Create your Make a Future profile
2. Complete all profile sections, including: Provincial Certificates, Qualifications, Education, Experience, and Questions
3. Complete and add all required application documents to your profile. (see below)
4. Apply to this job posting
Did you know? If you are currently an education student graduating in 2024, you can upload your documents as you receive them and still apply for this job posting.


– BC Teaching Certificate
– Criminal Record Check (if you are outside of BC)
– Resume
– Cover Letter
– Proof of Eligibility to Work in Canada (Canadian Birth Certificate, Canadian Citizenship Card, Permanent Residence, etc.)
– Baptismal Certificate
– Catholic Marriage Certificate (if applicable)
– University Transcripts
– Teacher Practicum Evaluation
– Philosophy of Education
– Two Recent Reference Letters (Professional & Character)
– Applicant Declaration for Catholics or Applicant Declaration for Non-Catholics
– Verification of Teaching Experience (TOC and EA not applicable)
– Catholic Pastoral Reference (for Catholic applicants) or Non-Catholic Pastoral Reference (for Non-Catholic applicants)
*** For the Catholic Pastoral Reference (for Catholic Applicants) and Non-Catholic Pastoral Reference you must download the appropriate form, provide to your Pastor for signing, and have them submit directly to [email protected]
On an on-going basis, we accept teacher applications for grade levels K to 12 for our Catholic schools throughout the Greater Vancouver Area and Powell River in beautiful British Columbia. All Catholics, non-Catholics, new education grads, and experienced teachers from across Canada are strongly encouraged to apply. Our major hiring season is in April for the following school year, but we recommend that you apply now as we receive an influx of applications.
The Catholic Independent Schools of the Vancouver Archdiocese (the CISVA) operates 46 schools – 40 elementary and 6 high schools. Our schools are located throughout the Greater Vancouver Area, near the best sites and attractions that Vancouver and British Columbia has to offer. Our footprint extends over 250 kilometers from Powell River in the west to Chilliwack in the east.

We are a culturally diverse faith-based family . We offer more than a place of work – we provide a call to your teaching vocation where you can work and live your faith in a supportive community.

We are a vibrant school system with many school and program expansion projects in the future. We offer spiritual and professional growth and mentorship opportunities for new teachers to help them with their transition into the CISVA.