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Learning Support Teacher ( K-8)

Vancouver Waldorf School

North Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Full time




Apr 25

The Vancouver Waldorf School (VWS), located in North Vancouver, British Columbia, is seeking an experienced Learning Support Teacher (K-8).


  • responsible for planning, developing, implementing and providing oversight of Individualized Educational Plans (IEP) based on BC Ministry of Education guidelines
  • facilitate IEP team meetings and participate in parent/teacher conferences as needed during or after school hours
  • provide ongoing, one-to-one and small-group learning support sessions
  • engage in the regular reporting for students seen in one-to-one and small-group sessions
  • carry out classroom observations, assessments such as the grade two screening and grade one readiness snapshot, and make recommendations for students identified through the referral process
  • work collaboratively and provide resources and support to other Learning Support team members, Teachers, Educational Assistants, parents, administration and staff
  • attend regular meetings of the VWS Care Group and weekly meetings with Learning Support teams
  • collaborate with Learning Support teams and administration on the Special Education budget and allocation of Learning Support resources
  • oversee the use of Learning Centre resources
  • attend weekly grade school faculty meetings and monthly full faculty meetings
  • collaborate as a member of various VWS committees and participate in professional development workshops and open house events
  • possess competency in identifying instructional approaches for the inclusion of diverse learners
  • possess excellent written, verbal and organizational skills

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of teaching experience
  • Bachelor of Education, BC. Teaching Certificate, Diploma and/or Masters in Special Education
  • Waldorf Grades training and/or experience with Waldorf education
  • Extra Lesson and/or Waldorf Learning Support training

Please send your resume, cover letter, and references to hrc@vws.ca

Location of work: North Vancouver, BC

Contact Information: 604-985-7435; hrc@vws.ca

Salary: $45,150 to $66,137/year prorated to FTE based on experience and credentials

Benefits: Extended medical and dental after 3 months of employment; pension match after 1 year.

Refer to the Employment Opportunities page for details about working at the VWS.

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