Employment Opportunities

 

The vision of the Board of Covenant College is to be the definitive source for Reformed teacher training, and includes planning for succession, distance education, and in-service support. To this end, and in anticipation of pending retirement of current faculty members over the next several years, we are looking to expand the full-time instructional team for the 2018-2019 academic year and beyond, and will entertain possibilities even for 2017-2018.

If you are interested in exploring joining the faculty as a

                                                                FULL TIME FACULTY MEMBER

we invite you to contact us as soon as possible to discuss options and possibilities.

Persons interested in this position will, among other things, demonstrate a deep love for Reformed education, be willing to provide educational leadership at multiple levels, and display a healthy level of intellectual curiosity within biblical bounds (Prov. 1 : 5).

Candidates will be communicant members in good standing of a Canadian Reformed Church, or of a church with whom we maintain ecclesiastical fellowship, will hold at least a Masters Degree preferably in the area of education, and will have teaching experience in either, or both, elementary or secondary school settings. Support in the completion of post-graduate studies is open to discussion.

                                For additional information, contact Dr. Christine van Halen-Faber, Principal,

                                At (905) 385-0634 or at cvanhalen@covenantteacherscollege.com

                                                                www.covenantteacherscollege.com

 

 

The Board of Governors of Covenant Canadian Reformed Teachers College Invites applications for the position of

 Administrative Assistant (part-time)

We are looking for qualified applicants to provide administrative support.  The successful applicant will be a member in good standing of a Canadian Reformed Church, or a sister church with whom we have an ecclesiastical relationship who

is able to successfully demonstrate a strong background (3-5 years) in an administrative position with strong interpersonal, computer, written communication and organizational skills

  • has an aptitude for numbers with demonstrable bookkeeping experience 

It is expected that this position will lead to a full administrative position within approximately one year.  

For additional information, contact  

Dr. Christine van Halen-Faber, Principal  

cvanhalen@covenantteacherscollege.com 

or 

Donna Van Huisstede, Administrator 

donnav@covenantteacherscollege.com

Either can be reached via telephone at: (905) 385-0634     www.covenantteacherscollege.com

  

AMBASSADORS CHRISTIAN SCHOOL - ottawa, Ontario

Be an Ambassador!

Ambassadors Christian School is planning its 7th year! We are looking for educators who are as passionate and excited about our calling to give our children a Christian education as we are. Ambassadors Christian School will be educating approximately 26 Christian citizens of the Kingdom next year with many more to follow in their footsteps. Our team of teachers currently teach mixed grades and enjoy the support of many dedicated classroom volunteers. You will be given a sense of purpose and direction by helping to establish Reformed Education in the nation’s capital and by using your faith as a tool to co-pioneer this awesome Kingdom project.

If relationships and collaboration are your things and you are not afraid to get dirty and have fun while doing it, then you are exactly the right person to apply for the following position:  

Full-time or Part-time Teacher

The candidate will have a Bachelor’s Degree or a teacher’s certificate. Preference will be given to candidates able to teach French.

All successful candidates are individuals who:

  • openly witness a personal commitment to Christ as Lord and Saviour

  • use their faith daily as a tool to make godly decisions and display the “fruit of the Spirit.”

  • can articulate a depth of understanding of the biblical and philosophical foundations of Reformed Christian education

  • demonstrate a passion and commitment to their career in education and understand it as their calling

  • enjoy leadership, are professional, experienced, organized, thoughtful, enthusiastic, collaborative, visionary, community-minded

Duties to commence July 1, 2017. Letters of application should include:

  • a resume

  • a personalized statement of faith

  • a letter describing your view and passion for reformed education

  • two letters of reference

For more information, please contact:

Board Chair:

Carrie Vanderveen

Phone: 613-400-7296

Email: cvanderveen@ambassadorschristianschool.ca

Principal:

Rob Helder

Phone: 289-698-2246

Email: principal@ambassadorschristianschool.ca


 

A.C.R.E.S.  - attercliffe, ontario

The Board of

Attercliffe Canadian Reformed Elementary School in Attercliffe, Ontario,

invites applications for the position of

TEACHING PRINCIPAL

Please submit a letter of application along with a resume, a statement of faith,

your view of Reformed education, and two letters of reference.

We look forward to appointing a principal whose full-time duties

will commence July 2017.

We respectfully request your application to be submitted

before February 1, 2017.

Please direct your application to the Chairman of the Education Committee,

Mr. John VanderHoeven, jmvdhoeven@hotmail.com 905-774-3139 or send it to

A.C.R.E.S. 85785 Canborough Rd, R.R. 1, Dunnville, Ontario, N1A 2W1.


 

A.C.R.E.S. - attercliffe, ontario

The Board of Attercliffe Canadian Reformed Elementary School in Attercliffe, Ontario

               Invites applications for the position of

                    Primary and high grades teachers 

       We seek to fill  two vacancies

              for the 2017-2018 school year. 

      Strength in music and French would be an asset.

   Candidates interested in any grade from grade 1 - 8

                 are encouraged to apply.

   Please direct your application to the Education Committee

 A.C.R.E.S. 85785 Canborough Rd. RR#1 Dunnville ON, N1A 2W1.

Applications should include along with a resume, a statement of faith,

your view of Reformed education and two letters of reference.

For further information, contact the chairman of the Education Committee,

    Mr. John VanderHoeven jmvdhoeven@hotmail.com 905-774- 3139,

  or the Principal Mr. Edward Slaa, principal@acreschool.ca 905- 774- 9009

 


COVENANT CANADIAN REFORMED SCHOOL - NEERLANDIA, ALBERTA 

    The Board of

Covenant Canadian Reformed School

invites applications for the 2017/2018 school year

for the following full-time positions:

 High School Teacher

And

Elementary School Teacher

 Covenant Canadian Reformed School (CCRS) is a vibrant K-12 school community with a current student population of 242. We are situated three km from the hamlet of Neerlandia and approximately 25 km north of the Town of Barrhead. Between these two locations there are three Canadian Reformed congregations and one United Reformed congregation. CCRS is located about an hour and a half north of the cities of Edmonton and St. Albert. We anticipate growth over the next number of years and are currently planning for future expansion.

 We encourage energetic, qualified (or soon to be qualified) educators, committed to Reformed education, to apply. Specifically we are looking for candidates who are communicant members of a Canadian Reformed Church or of a Church with which it has ecclesiastical fellowship.

 Under our Father’s blessing of a broad, highly supportive membership base and current levels of government funding in Alberta, we are able to offer a very attractive wage and benefit package. All interested individuals can apply by submitting a resume, a statement of faith, a philosophy of education, and references.

Please visit our school’s website at www.covenantschool.ca

Applications can be sent in writing to

3030 TWP RD 615A

County of Barrhead, AB T0G 1R2

or to the Board secretary, Mrs. Karen Breukelman: secretary@covenantschool.ca

If you would like further information about the school and the area please contact the Board chairman:

Mr. Wes Werkman – 780-674-2814

chairman@covenantschool.ca

or the principal:

Mr. Mike Nederveen – 780-674-4774 (school)

principal@covenantschool.ca

 

covenant christian school - london, ontario

The Canadian Reformed School Society of London and District,

operating Covenant Christian School, is inviting applications from

qualified individuals to fill the following position:

FULL TIME GRADE 7/8 TEACHER

The successful applicant will begin teaching in the 2017/2018 school year.

Applicants must be a communicant member in good standing of a Canadian/American Reformed Church or any church with whom we have sister church relations or ecclesiastical fellowship.

What we offer:

  •  Positive Christian work environment

  •  Student population of approximately 130, grades K-8

  •  Supportive school community with excellent volunteer base

  •  Competitive salary (we follow the salary grid of the League of Canadian Reformed School Societies)

     

    For more information please contact the Principal:

    Mr. Shawn Wolski at 519-203-0266

    or email: ccslondon@rogers.com

    Letters of application (including Statement of Faith and Philosophy of Reformed Education) may be sent to:

    Mrs. Lynda Schouten, Secretary of the Education Committee

    66 Meadowlily Road N, London, ON N5W 1B6

Phone: 519-871-9618, email: ccsedcomm@gmail.com

 

CREDO CHRISTIAN SCHOOL - WOODBRIDGE, ONTARIO 

The Board of Credo Christian School in Woodbridge, Ontario invites applications for a

Teacher

Teaching Principal

&

Educational Assistant

Credo offers grades K-8, with an enrolment of approximately 50 students, serving the areas of Brampton and Toronto. The school is blessed with exceptional community involvement which enhances the academic, musical and athletic programs that we are able to offer. Our students consistently meet with success and are taught to take up their calling as covenant children of the Lord. If you are interested in working in a collaborative environment and in helping us maintain high standards we would love to hear from you.

Credo offers a special compensation outside of the grid for teaching in a higher cost of living area.

For more information please contact the Chair of the Board

John VanDyk

Phone: 416-991-6827

e-mail: john.bonzailandscaping@rogers.com

Members of a Canadian Reformed Church or a sister church should send a letter of application stating qualifications, experience and references, as well as a personal statement of philosophy of Christian education to the Chair of the Education Committee

Annette Keep

Phone: 289-654-0620

e-mail: annette.keep@gmail.com

 

dufferin area christian school - amaranth, ontario

Dufferin Area Christian School in Amaranth, Ontario, offers grades K-8 and has a current enrolment of 116 students with relatively small single-grade primary classes. DACS invites applications for the following positions for the 2017 - 2018 school year:

 

GRADE 3/4 TEACHER (Maternity position)

POTENTIAL OPENING IN PRIMARY GRADE

 

If you are able and would like to help in educating covenant children at DACS, please send your letter of application and resume to the principal, Mr. Jelko Oosterhof (519-941-4368 or principal@dacslaurel.ca) or Mr. J. Grant Kottelenberg, Board Chairman (519-928-9801 or j.grant.kott@gmail.com)

 


 

DUFFERIN CHRISTIAN SCHOOL, CARMAN, MANITOBA

“…for living a life of Christian discipleship  in contemporary society 

invites applications for openings at the

  Elementary Level

(including early and middle years)

Duties to commence August 1, 2017

  DCS is a growing K-12 Reformed school with 220 students with an anticipated increase in enrollment of 20% over the next four years.

 It is located 45 minutes southwest of Winnipeg, Manitoba

 and offers a highly supportive community, attractive facilities,

 competitive wages and a friendly atmosphere. 

Applicants must be communicant members of a Canadian Reformed Church or a Church with whom these churches have ecclesiastical fellowship (URCNA, OPC, RCUS, FRCA, etc.), must be able or willing to obtain a

Manitoba Professional Teacher’s Certificate

and be committed to the school’s mission statement.

 Applications should be sent to

Dufferin Christian School

Box 1450

Carman, MB, Canada  R0G 0J0

 Attention: Mr. Chris deBoer

OR EMAILED TO:  principal@dufferinchristian.ca

For more information, please contact

Principal: Mr. Chris deBoer principal@dufferinchristian.ca / 204-745-2278

Chairman: Mr. Leen Blok chairman@dufferinchristian.ca

Website www.dufferinchristian.ca

 


 

ebenezer canadian reformed school - smithers, british columbia

Due to expansion and a departing staff member the Board of the Ebenezer Canadian Reformed School (ECRS) invites expressions of interest and applications for the 2017-2018 school year for:

  • A full-time high school position

  • A full-time primary position

  • A kindergarten teacher

The successful high school applicant will be teaching humanities and social sciences. For the elementary position we welcome enquiries for both primary and upper elementary. The kindergarten position is a half time position.

Applicants need to be professed members in good standing of a Canadian Reformed Church, United Reformed Church, or sister church. They must have or be able to obtain a BC teaching certificate. We can help with that process.

If you are qualified and interested but not sure about teaching in Smithers, contact us to discuss arranging a complimentary flight from anywhere in Canada.

If you have questions please call or email the principal, Derek Stoffels, at work: (250) 847-3492; principal@ebenezerschool.com.  

To apply please email your application to the principal.

Check http://www.smithers.ca/ or http://www.tourismsmithers.com/ for information on the community the school is located in.

“Assisting parents in equipping our children... to function as prophets, priests, and kings in this world.”

 

EMMANUEL CHRISTIAN HIGH SCHOOL - FERGUS, ONTARIO 

Located in Fergus, ON

 invites applications for

HIGH SCHOOL TEACHERS

Preferences will be given to applicants with qualifications in the following areas (although other areas will be considered):

French/Computers/Math/English/Girls’ PhysEd

 for the 2017/18 school year and beyond. 

Emmanuel has a student body of 174 students in grades 9 through 12.  We are enjoying a wonderful, brand new, facility since September 2017, located in a picturesque southern Ontario town.  Our school has excellent working relationships with board, staff, principal and society.

Qualified individuals who seek to serve in the field of Reformed Education, and who submit themselves to Scripture as summarized in the Reformed Confessions, are heartily encouraged to submit an application, including a philosophy of education and references.

Additional information can be obtained by contacting the principal:

Mr. Henk Nobel, principal

hnobel@echs.ca

226-383-7300(work); 519-843-1790 (home)

Applications to be addressed to:

            Emmanuel Christian High School

            c/o Education Committee

            680 Tower St. S.

            Fergus, ON

            N1M 0B1

grace christian school - burlington/flamborough, ontario

 TEACHING POSITION

 Having been blessed in our second year of operation as an amalgamated school community,

  the Board of Grace Christian School welcomes applications for the 2017/2018 school year.

Home to 192 students from JK to Gr 8, and supported by robust and active church communities,

we are currently located in Burlington, but eagerly look forward to the

start of a new school year in our new school building in September 2017, DV,

located in Millgrove, ON. Photos and more information about GCS can be found online at

www.graceschool.ca, or visit us on Facebook: Grace Christian School Construction.

Currently we are receiving applications for a FULL-TIME OPENING at the GRADE 6 level.

 The successful applicant will be characterized by:

 A strong, active Christian faith and an ability to articulate and describe a vision for Reformed Christian education in a classroom setting.

  1. A desire to foster a holistic education that serves to further the development of every aspect of a covenant child’s spirit, character, and intellect.

  2. A love of learning and a willingness to grow in professional development.

  3. A collaborative spirit and a willingness to be a team player; a desire to foster and develop good working relationships with colleagues, parents, and the greater community.

The successful applicant will have a B. Ed or other recognized teaching degree or certificate. All duties to commence August 1, 2017, DV.

Interested applicants should submit a resume, and statement of philosophy on Reformed Education, including references, to the following by February 28, 2017:

Marcel Kampen, Board chairperson: 905-633-9708, mkampen@cogeco.ca

Mike Vandervelde, Principal: 905-634-8015, mvandervelde@graceschool.ca

 

GUIDO DE BRES HIGH SCHOOL, HAMILTON, ONTARIO 

Invites applications for definite openings in French, English, Geography, History and Math.  Full-time and part-time will be considered.  Applicants must be members of the Canadian Reformed or United Reformed Churches.  All positions would commence September 1, 2017.

For further information, please contact the principal, Mr. R. Vanoostveen at school.

Telephone:  905 574 4011

Fax: 905 574 8662

E-mail:  principal@guidodebres.org

 Letters of application should include university and teaching qualifications,

two letters of reference, a  statement about your view of Christian education, and a recommendation from your church council or consistory.

 Mail to:

Guido de Brès Christian High School

Education Committee

420 Crerar Drive, Hamilton, ON, L9A 5K3

 

IMMANUEL CHRISTIAN SCHOOL, WINNIPEG, MANITOBA

Immanuel Christian School

Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

invites applications for the position of

FULL-TIME TEACHER

in ELEMENTARY

commencing August 1, 2016.

Immanuel Christian School is a K-12 school supported by

members of the Canadian Reformed and United Reformed

churches in Winnipeg.

At present we have 215 pupils, 15 teachers,

and 6 Educational Assistants.

Interested persons requiring more information or wishing to

apply can contact:

Mr. Rob Dewitt, Chairman of the Board

robkdewitt@gmail.com

204-997-1497

Mr. Mark den Hollander, Principal

principal@immanuelchristian.ca

204-661-8937 (school) | 204-619-0776 (home)

Mailing address:

Immanuel Christian School

215 Rougeau Avenue, Winnipeg, MB R2C 3Z9

 

john calvin school- SMITHVILLE, ONTARIO 

FOR THE 2017-2018 SCHOOL YEAR

The Canadian Reformed School Society of Smithville and Surrounding District,

operating John Calvin School is in need of

Two, possibly Three, Full-Time Teachers (Primary, Junior, Intermediate Divisions)

One Part-Time Teacher for the Junior Division (50%)

One Full-Time Educational Assistant

One Full-Time Teacher Assistant

 Qualified persons are asked to send their letter of application, résumé, and view of reformed education to the address below.  Applicants who love to teach and who desire to help educate covenant children at our school are encouraged to apply.  For further information, please contact the principal.

 Principal – Mr. G. Hofsink

School:  (905) 957-2341; home (905) 383-6782

Email:  ghofsink@live.com

Applications may be mailed, faxed, or emailed to:

John Calvin School

Attention:  Human Resource Committee

320 Station Street, Smithville, ON

P.O. Box 280, Smithville, ON  L0R 2A0

Fax number:  (905) 957-2342

Email address:  office@johncalvinschool.com


 

MARANATHA CHRISTIAN SCHOOL, FERGUS, ONTARIO

Are you interested in working at a vibrant and growing K – 8 school that enjoys tremendous community support, pays competitive wages and offers a great benefits package? If so, then consider Maranatha Christian School in Fergus, Ontario. Projected enrollment for September 2017 is 232 students. We have opportunities as a grade 1 teacher, a grade 5 or 7 teacher, or a part-time assistant (in the Special Education Department [60%]).The position of Vice-Principal is alsoavailable, thus, candidates with an interest in administration are encouraged to apply. If you are interested in the above or have any questions, please contact one of the following. Successful applicants will be members of the Canadian Reformed Churches or of a sister church. For applicants, please submit your résumé, philosophy of education, and statement of faith to the address below. Successful applicants will be contacted for an interview. Duties commence August 1, 2017.

Mr Richard Hoeksema, Principal

519.843.3029 (school)

519.787.1955 (home)

principal@mcsfergus.ca

Mr Derek Reinink, Education Committee Chairman

519.853.3978

derekreinink@hotmail.com

Mailing Address:

Maranatha Christian School

c/o Education Committee

8037 Wellington Rd. 19

Fergus, ON

N1M 2W4

Website: www.mcsfergus.ca

 

NEW ZEALAND

A vacancy has arisen in our small Christian School in Silverstream, Wellington district.

The school is closely linked to the Reformed Church of Silverstream and our denomination, I believe, is in ecclesiastical fellowship with the Canadian Reformed Churches.

Our school is a private school, financed predominantly by the parents and association members; we have 24 pupils attending at the moment, taught by two full-time and

two part-time teachers. One full-time position is becoming vacant shortly and we are looking for someone to fill this position a.s.a.p. either short term or long term.

Our classes are very small, but range from year 1 (5 year olds) to year 11 (15 year olds), so multi-level teaching is required.

My request to you is, would you be willing to make this vacancy known within your college community?

Anyone interested or desiring more information can contact me on the above E-mail address,

With Thanks and Christian Greetings,

On behalf of the board of the RCSA,

Bert van der Werff,

stonehil@xtra.co.nz

Ph: 0064-4-5284111

 

Teaching Vacancy New Zealand

The Reformed Christian School Association in Upper Hutt, New Zealand is seeking a teacher to teach upper primary at our Christian School. Our aim is to develop a biblically consistent world and life view in our students based on the Reformed faith.

Applicants should be committed to the Reformed faith and to Christian education. This is an exciting opportunity to be part of a small covenant school, and we look forward to your application. If you have any questions or would like more information please do not hesitate to contact us. Short term contracts will be considered. Please forward your C.V. or any questions you may have to: board@silverstreamchristian.school.nz


 

providence refORmed collegiate, komoka, ontario

invites applications for definite and potential openings in 2017-18 for

SCIENCE, MATH, AND ENGLISH TEACHERS

Providence is a vibrant Christian high school in Komoka, serving 100 students from Reformed communities across southwestern Ontario.  We are currently expanding our facilities to meet the needs of our varied program and projected growth in enrolment.  Our faculty of eleven teachers form a creative and collaborative team. 

If you are an experienced teacher ready for a change or enthusiastic new teacher, we encourage you to apply.  Successful applicants will be able to articulate a strong vision for covenantal Christian education and provide evidence of competent teaching. 

Please submit a cover letter, résumé, statement of faith, philosophy of education, and letters of reference (including one from your pastor or elder).  Please direct inquiries and/or applications to:

Mr. Mike Vander Deen, Principal

Providence Reformed Collegiate

93 Queen Street

Komoka, ON   N0L 1R0

P: 519-471-0661

F: 519-471-7632

mvanderdeen@providencerc.com

 

providence reformed collegiate - komoka, ontario

Invites applications for a position, starting in August 2017, of

Teaching Vice-Principal

Providence is a vibrant Christian high school in Komoka, serving 100 students from Reformed communities across southwestern Ontario.  We are currently expanding our facilities to meet the needs of our varied program and projected growth in enrolment.  Our faculty of eleven teachers form a creative and collaborative team. 

If you have a strong vision for covenantal Christian education, can contribute to a leadership team, and understand the workings and structure of Christian schools, we encourage you to apply.  Successful applicants will provide evidence of leadership ability and competent teaching. 

Please submit a cover letter, résumé, statement of faith, philosophy of education, and letters of reference (including one from your pastor or elder).  Applications will be received until March 20.  Please direct inquiries and/or applications to:

Mr. Mike Vander Deen, Principal

Providence Reformed Collegiate

93 Queen Street

Komoka, ON   N0L 1R0

P: 519-471-0661

F: 519-471-7632

mvanderdeen@providencerc.com


 

REHOBOTH CHRISTIAN SCHOOL - COPETOWN, ONTARIO

Invites applications for possible

Elementary Teacher, Secondary Teacher, and Educational Support openings for the 2017/18 school year

 

We are looking for qualified individuals with a vision for Christian education to join our committed, vibrant community of learners.  We are a K-12 parent-run school serving the families of four local Free Reformed Churches and beyond.  Located on a beautiful rural setting between Hamilton and Brantford, RCS has been blessed with a strongly supportive community, and since our inception in 1978, have grown to an enrollment of 380 students.  Please send a cover letter, resume, statement of faith, and references (teacher applicants are also asked to include a philosophy of education) to the attention of:

Brian Kemper, Principal

198 Inksetter Road P.O. Box 70, Copetown, ON L0R 1J0

t. 905.627.5977  e. principal@rehoboth.on.ca  w. www.rehoboth.on.ca

 


timothy christian school - hamilton, ontario

 

The Board of the Canadian Reformed School Society, Hamilton, Ontario operating the Timothy Christian School invites applications from qualified teachers to fill possible teaching positions.

Duties to commence August 1, 2017.

Letters of application should include a resume, a statement of faith, your view of Reformed education and two letters of references.

Timothy School will accommodate the needs of people with disabilities in our hiring process

 

For more information, please contact the Principal, Michael Noot

Phone School: 905-385-3953

Fax: 905 385 8073 Email: mnoot@timothyschool.org

Please send your applications to:

The Human Resource Committee

c/o Timothy Christian School

430 East 25th St.

Hamilton ON L8V 3B4 Or email it to: hrc@timothyschool.org