Careers

At Almadina we have developed a strong language across the curriculum approach. Teachers are both language acquisition facilitators as well as subject and/or grade level specialists. ALCA is also an associate member of the Alberta Teachers’ Association (ATA).

Current postings

Substitute Teaching Opportunities
We are presently seeking substitute teachers who are interested in working in a
charter school environment with a mandate of supporting students with E.L.L.
needs.
We have two campuses; KG-Grade 4 located in the S.E. and the Grade 5-9 site
located in Ogden.

Substitute Teacher applicants are asked to provide the following:

  • A cover letter and resume indicating that you are applying for a substitute teaching
    position and which grades you are interested in
  • Your package should include:
    • Letters of references or a reference list
    • Two practicum or school system teaching reports
    • Other information which would support your application including recent Police Information Check (Vulnerable Sector Check)

Please forward your application package to boardoffice@esl-almadina.com
Potential substitute teachers will be interviewed as needed, prior to placement on our substitute teacher list for 2019-2020.

Please Note: Applications will not be considered if all supporting documentation are not submitted

QUALIFICATIONS: High school graduation with completion of an Education Assistant Program, university education courses and/or diploma. Excellent written and spoken English modelling is essential. Demonstrated behaviour management skills and experience working with English Second Language Learners are assets. Communication skills, patience, enthusiasm and flexibility are necessary qualities to be successful in this position.

2 recent evaluations must be forwarded, one from an educational program such as a practicum and one work experience related. If they have an E.A. certificate, a copy has to be forwarded. A reference list with two professional references must be submitted as well.

DUTIES &  RESPONSIBILITIES: Working under the supervision of certificated teachers you will assist students and teachers in the classroom; motivate and encourage students to participate in classroom activities; demonstrate tasks; prepare and duplicate materials; use technology to support student learning and perform other related duties as directed. You will be responsible for supervision of students in the classroom and during recess and lunch hour.

Visit www.esl-almadina.com for more information on our charter.

Close date: August 20th, 2020

Temporary Grade 3 online learning teacher effective November 1st, 2020-June 30th, 2021
 
Almadina Language Charter Academy
Mountain View campus
We are seeking a Grade 3 teacher who will be teaching students online. The position will be based out of the Mountain View campus to support professional collaboration with a team of online learning teachers. 
The ideal candidate will have an:
-understanding of teacher practice (competencies) and growth within the Teaching Quality Standard
-subject expertise (training) in the curriculum, especially in the areas of E.L.A. and/or Mathematics
-understanding of technology to leverage learning
-understanding or willingness to learn to use a variety of technology tools to advance learning
-experience with diverse learners
-commitment to differentiated practice (teaching/learning and assessment) and structured, inquiry-based practice online
-be able to develop and foster an engaging learning environment; to challenge and inspire learners online
-an understanding of and interest in undertaking action research 
-the ability to make positive contributions to evolving school culture through a disposition of professionalism:(flexibility, integrity, teamwork, and accountability)
 
Your application can be emailed to boardoffice@esl-almadina.com
This should include:
-recent teaching evaluations or practicum assessments
-reference list with three professional contacts
Closing date: October 29th, 2020

Thank you for your interest; only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. 

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