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Director of Instruction

Permanence: 
Permanent
Ongoing Position: 
Yes
Full or Part Time: 
Full Time
Closing Date: 
Wednesday, June 13, 2012
Location:  Chilliwack, BC, Canada

Director of InstructionA well-rounded leader with a passion for education-Chilliwack, BCStudent literacy, academic achievement and social development are fundamental to everything we do. We believe in a safe, caring, equitable, accountable and collaborative learning and working environment. Our aim is every student a graduate prepared for opportunities beyond graduation. The four pillars of our Strategic Plan include: engaging all learners, effective communication, successful transitions and technology integration.Our stable student population (13,000 students in 32 schools) is projected to grow in coming years. There are two school construction projects nearing completion - Rosedale Traditional Community School (Grades K to 9) and Yarrow Elementary Community School (Grades K to 6). The new building for Chilliwack Secondary School (Grades 10 to 12) will open in September 2013 and will feature a Neighbourhood of Learning Centre and new home for Fraser Valley Distance Education School.A collaborative leader committed to innovation, you will be a key member of our executive team. Your critical role will be to implement our district-wide strategic plan to engage all learners, both staff and students. This will take the form of championing staff development, early literacy, Aboriginal education and alternate and special education. Working with administrators, teachers and support staff at secondary, middle and elementaryschools, your-and our-most vital goal is ensuring personalized learning for every student.With a strong track record of leadership in innovative student achievement initiatives and strong advocacy for children and public education, you have a well-earned reputation of teamwork and building positive relationships with all district partners. You bring a background that includes an advanced degree and diverse teaching and administrative experience at the school and district level.Chilliwack offers a small-town feel with big-city facilities. Close to Vancouver in the beautiful Fraser Valley, Chilliwack is where you come for the great opportunities--and stay for the lifestyle.For more information on this unique and dynamic opportunity and to apply by June 13, 2012, please visit www.sd33.bc.ca orĀ  www.makeafuture.ca/chilliwack