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Elementary School Teacher - Teach Away Academy - Canada

Teach Away Academy is seeking an experienced elementary school teacher for grades 1-8.  

Teach Away Academy strives to provide a stimulating environment where diversity is embraced. Our students are empowered to acquire and reinforce skills to become active, lifelong learners. We aim to provide a coherent learning experience from our kindergarten to high school by utilizing innovative pedagogical methods based on a balanced international curriculum.  

Our teaching positions provide high salary and great benefits, with opportunities to travel, gain experience and further your teaching career.

We are looking for a professional teacher with a passion for excellence to join our education team.  Our teachers must be qualified in their field, have at least a Bachelor's degree, and valid teaching certification. Teaching experience is required.


Position Job Duties and Expectations

  • Energetic team player with a passion for teaching young children
  • Design and prepare the highest quality student lessons
  • Pair lessons with engaging and challenging learning activities
  • Administer appropriate curriculum within classroom and outdoor activities
  • Maintain daily communication with parents and families of students
  • Be culturally responsive
  • Assess and record progress in all student learning and growth
  • Ability to communicate effectively and concisely with other teachers and employees of the school
  • An effectiveness in using computer technologies and systems


Scope of Responsibility:

  • Plan and prepare English lessons and events;
  • Teach Math, English, Science and other classes as needed in classroom;
  • Attend planning meetings as well as staff meetings as required by administration;
  • Maintain clear communication with parents about student progress, behavior, and improvements;
  • Prepare and attend Parent-Teacher Conferences;
  • Assist in classroom decoration and preparation for events and themes;
  • Support in marketing activities and recruiting plan.
Posted: September 2018
This is a Direct to School Job
Toronto, Canada
December 2018
2 Years
Licensed Teacher
Elementary, Middle School

Job Benefits

  • Competitive salary
  • Accommodation provided 
  • Benefits package 
  • Shipping allowance

Qualifications and Requirements

Teaching Credential/License
  • Must have 2 years of teaching experience minimum, preferably at an elementary grade level
  • Must be eligible to obtain a visa
  • Must be outgoing and willing to join a fantastic team of educators!