Substitute Teacher

  • Full Time
  • D3J

Glenmore Christian Academy

Glenmore Christian Academy (GCA) is an independent, Alberta accredited Christian school located in the Southwest of Calgary, Alberta, specializing in the education of children in grades K-9. GCA is a member of AISCA (Association of Independent Schools and Colleges in Alberta) as well as ACSI (Association of Christian Schools International). GCA’s mission is to Teach Truth, Inspire Excellence, Experience God, and Serve through Love. GCA has a head of school, two principals, three vice principals and a staff of over 100 serving approximately 1000 students.

GCA is currently looking for substitute teachers for the 2023-2024 school year.


Successful applicants will possess the following characteristics:

– A vibrant Christian faith, demonstrating the leadership of Jesus Christ.

– The ability to make Biblical values an integral part of school life and integrate them into all subject matter.

– Strong understanding of a balanced literacy program.

– Clearly defined and well thought out assessment beliefs.

– An understanding of brain based learning strategies is considered an asset.

– Prepared to work collaboratively with other teachers and support staff as a member of a professional learning community.

– Have strong, positive interpersonal skills.

– Teach students using lessons, discussions, audio-visual presentations provided by the classroom teacher.

– Effective communication skills.


– Agrees to and adheres to the GCA Statement of Faith – without reservation.

– Fluent in English.

Preferred Certifications and Education

– Bachelor of Education

– AB Interim Certificate, AB Letter of Authority or AB Permanent Certificate

Applicants must have the right to work in Canada. Local candidates will be given preference.


Interested candidates are asked to submit their documentation online, or send their documents by email to

Please quote posting number: 2023-2024-GCA-Sub

The following documents should be included:

– Cover Letter

– Resume summarizing training and experience

– A personal statement of faith

– Professional and Pastoral references

No agencies or telephone inquiries please. We thank all applicants for their interest in our organization, but only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.