Pickering College is an independent day and boarding school for boys and girls from Junior Kindergarten to Grade 12. Founded in 1842 as a Quaker school, and established in our current Newmarket location in 1909, the mission of Pickering College is to instill in each individual the ability and responsibility to make the world greater, better and more beautiful than they discovered it. Our vision is to develop innovative, courageous and compassionate global citizens who take action, true to Quaker values.
This exciting entry level opportunity provides individuals with a solid foundation for a meaningful career in education. The position is a ten month contract position (August 27, 2018 – June 14, 2019) and will require you to become fully involved in campus life, academics, athletics or arts, as well as play an integral role in the boarding program. As an Associate Faculty you will function as a part of a team reporting to the Director of Boarding and Health Services to ensure that Pickering College’s Mission Statement and Vision are put into practice. As a member of the boarding community you will supervise the activities of students, support extracurricular activities, teach and coach. In the day school, you will provide class coverage, supervision and program support.
Successful candidates typically have experience as a residence don, teacher, camp counsellor or tutor, and coaching or playing the sports offered at Pickering College. Applicants must be energetic, enthusiastic, and have a genuine interest in working with young people. As a role model, healthy lifestyles and personal integrity are of paramount importance. This position requires you to live in residence.