Music / Social Studies Teacher OCT
Queens Gate Academy
Brampton, ON

Queens Gate Academy is hiring a qualified elementary teacher to teach JK to 8 Music and Social Studies.

Major Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Developing course outlines in co-operation with the School Principal according to Ministry of Education curriculum guidelines regarding content, books, etc.
  • Classroom teaching duties.
  • Developing daily lesson plans, taking attendance during classes, administering and marking tests, completing reports four times a year following Ministry and School guidelines.
  • Maintaining proper order and discipline in the classroom, in school activities on premises and during extracurricular activities.
  • Performing duties that may be required by the school to accommodate the needs of individual students and the demands of the academic and extracurricular activities (e.g. extra teaching, additional classes).
  • Performing other duties as assigned by the Principal.

Qualifications/Skills/Experience:

  • Member of the Ontario College of Teachers, must also have a Bachelor of Music degree
  • Candidates must be able to effectively prepare and execute lessons, mark assessments, and help students as a group and on a one on one basis.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word and Excel, and PowerPoint) and internet.
  • Familiarity with Smart Board Technology and online educational resources would be an asset.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Good organizational skills and ability to work as a team player.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to set priorities, meet deadlines and handle a high volume of work.

Please respond with cover letter and resume.

Job Type: Full-time

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • Teaching: 1 year (Preferred)