Careers

An ordinary day at The Element is anything but ordinary for teachers. Teachers may cook lunch with the students, help students develop their own business, or participate in a student-organized field trip on top of their daily lessons.

Careers at The Element

Teachers at The Element are focused on engaging students in their learning and their lives, and preparing them for successful, fulfilling futures. Our teachers are creative, open-minded and flexible and are able to work independently and collaboratively.

If you have something unique to offer and can make positive contributions to our program, we would love to hear from you. Current openings at The Element are listed below, but we welcome applications at any time. To apply, please send your resume and cover letter outlining how you can contribute to our program to info@elementhighschool.com.


February 2017 Part Time Position – Grade 11 Computer Science Teacher

High School Computer Science Teacher (ICS3U)

The Element High School is seeking a professional with experience in computer science who has an interest in teaching their trade. The successful candidate will demonstrate strong communication and student engagement skills; computer programing skills; strong problem solving and organizational skills; a professional image and a positive attitude. Teaching experience is preferred.

Skill Requirements:

Education:                    Degree‪

Area of Instruction:      

Computer Science (ICS3U) Course Overview:

This course introduces students to computer science. Students will design software independently and as part of a team, using industry-standard programming tools and applying the software development life-cycle model. They will also write and use subprograms within computer programs. Students will develop creative solutions for various types of problems as their understanding of the computing environment grows. They will also explore environmental and ergonomic issues, emerging research in computer science, and global career trends in computer-related fields.

Hiring Requirements:              Criminal record check

Hours of Employment:   Tuesday and Thursday mornings (8:45 – 10:45 a.m.) From February through June.

Compensation:              Compensation is based on experience and education

To apply for this position, please contact Gregory Dixon, School Director at: greg@elementhighschool.com with your cover letter and resume.


CLASS SUBSTITUTES

Position Available: Occasional daytime work
Hours of Work: Shifts between 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Job Description: We are looking for individuals to work with children from ages 12 to 16 years. Occasional daytime work, Monday to Friday. Experience with adolescent students preferred, bilingualism would be an asset. Police record check required.
Salary: $14.47 per hour.

Please send your resume to info@elementhighschool.com.