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Supply Teacher

Casual Temporary Position

Who We Are

Located on 10 beautiful acres in the heart of Olde Oakville, St. Mildreds-Lightbourn School (SMLS) is a premier independent school for girls from JK through to Grade 12. Our mission is to engage each girl in a personalized, real-world learning experience where she explores her unique pathways within a nurturing community.

An Opportunity to Join SMLS

Role Overview

To support our vision of empowered young women challenging and transforming the world, we are currently seeking a Supply Teacher to support one or multiple areas of our school; Junior, Middle, and Senior. The successful candidate will work collaboratively with School Heads, School Assistant Heads, Teachers, and Administrators, and will be responsible for working in collaboration with SMLS faculty to deliver innovative and comprehensive programming that meets the learning needs of students.

Position Details

Department: Junior School, Middle School, Senior School

Reports to: Junior/Middle/Senior School Head

Liaises with: School Heads, Assistant School Heads, Teachers, Administrators

Education: Bachelor of Education, Ontario Teacher Certification

Experience: 1+ years experience teaching

Additional Qualifications (asset)

Experience in a non-profit setting (asset)

Experience in an Independent School (asset)

Working Conditions: Office / School Environment, Mac, Google

Who You Are

Your Strengths

Above all else, the successful candidate is a champion for girls education. You are also:

An enthusiastic, articulate, and creative individual who communicates with ease and confidence.

Confident with engaging in innovative and differentiated learning that is student centered.

A critical thinker who demonstrates initiative, integrity and attention to detail.

A team player who enjoys being part of a vibrant, collaborative community and contributes positively to all areas of the school.

Able to recognize and support different learners to thrive and prosper.

An educator who never stops learning and continually seeks best practices in girls education to enrich your teaching.

Your Knowledge, Skills & Experience

1+ years of teaching experience is preferred

Experience teaching in an all-girls environment is an asset

Experience in an independent school environment is an asset

Comfortable with Mac & Google Applications (including Google Meets)

Why Join SMLS?

Our work is meaningful and important. As a school, we support each students interests, talents, learning needs and strengths. Through our world-class facility, Signature Programs, expertise in girls education, dedication to personalization, and customized semestering, our students become lifelong learners equipped to achieve excellence in whatever path they choose.When you join SMLS, you join a fun and supportive community!

Our employees enjoy competitive compensation packages and may be eligible for some of the following benefits:

Health, vision, and dental care

Life insurance, AD&D insurance, and Long Term Disability insurance

Employee & Family Assistance Program (EFAP)

Mental health & wellbeing resources

Ontario Teachers Pension Plan (OTPP) / RRSP program with up to 5% employer match

A healthy lunch program during the school year

On-site fitness facilities

On-site parking

Time off during Winter Break and March Break

Summer hours and extra long weekends in line with the school calendar The Essence of SMLSEach Girl at the Centre

We believe that each girl is creating her own distinct educational pathway, as her interests, strengths and passions emerge. We are committed to co-creating that pathway with her in a personalized learning environment where each girls joy, laughter and love of learning belong.Academic Excellence and Innovation

SMLS is grounded in best practices and focused on innovation. We set the highest standards of excellence for our academic curriculum and signature programs as we develop ethical, culturally competent leaders who are catalysts for positive change.Wellbeing and Belonging

We understand that connectedness to oneself, others and the world around us is fundamental to our students learning and wellbeing. As a school community, we are united by our values and our commitment to building a just and inclusive environment with empathy, integrity and respect. We honour our Anglican heritage and welcome all faiths and cultures, celebrating the diversity reflected by each member of our school community.

Strength of Spirit

We live in a complex world with uncertainty and change. We believe that resilience, courage and commitment are essential for our students and our community to embrace life fully, open ourselves to limitless possibilities, and boldly meet the unknown challenges ahead.If you are interested in an opportunity to join our school, please apply online at smls.simplication.comWe appreciate and thank all applicants for your interest in SMLS, however, only those candidates invited for an interview will be contacted. SMLS is an equal opportunity employer and we accommodate any needs under the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act and the Ontario Human Rights Code. We value diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment within our community.

Please contact People & Culture with any requirements or questions.